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CBS Corporation Studio Maintenance Technician in Los Angeles, California

Studio Maintenance Technician

REF#: 34253

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS was established in 1928, when founder William Paley purchased 16 independent radio stations and christened them the Columbia Broadcast System. Today, with more than 200 television stations and affiliates reaching virtually every home in the United States, CBS's total network lineup was watched by more than 130 million people a week during the 2012/2013 season. The Network has the #1 drama/scripted program, NCIS; #1 sitcom, THE BIG BANG THEORY; #1 newsmagazine, 60 MINUTES; and #1 daytime drama, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS. Its programming arms include CBS Entertainment, CBS News and CBS Sports.


CBS Television City is seeking an experienced Studio Maintenance Technician to work in our state of the art television production studios.

The position will work as part of the CBS studio maintenance team to execute both live and recorded television shows and media productions. The position is responsible for the set-up, configuration, maintenance, diagnosis, and repair of a broad spectrum of sophisticated electronic television production systems and equipment.

Technical planning capability, participation in production meetings, and the ability to interact and communicate at a high level with technical staff, production personnel, managers, and co-workers is required. The position will develop and build technical studio architecture based on production elements and requirements and will be the technical lead during show production.

The position will interact with outside vendors, service organizations, and operational/service manuals as needed to facilitate equipment configuration and system repairs.


At least (3) years current experience in the repair, set-up and maintenance of TV Studio production equipment is required. The candidate should have detailed familiarity with camera, switcher, router, communication and audio systems as applied to large scale TV production facilities. Advanced computer skills are required, including an understanding of computer networking and client-server applications as used in broadcasting and television production studios .

Minimum educational requirements: AA Degree in Electronics or equivalent experience in a studio or broadcasting environment.


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