CBS Corporation Technical Director in Los Angeles, California

Technical Director

REF#: 29900

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Network

JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance

JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time

JOB LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA

ABOUT US:

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.

DESCRIPTION:

'- Working alongside Associate Director and List management operator, sharing responsibility for airing commercials during live CBS Sports broadcasts including the NFL on CBS, NCAA football and basketball, March Madness, PGA Tour Golf, and a multitude of sports properties including CBSSPORTS.com

  • Switching on a Grass Valley non-automated server based system

  • Route and monitor all video and audio sources

  • Set up and confirm all keys, graphics and DVE effects on Grass Valley iTX Graphics Panel

  • Switch live broadcasts of games, routing feeds, rolling commercials and inserting graphics on the air

  • Must be ready for start of broadcast day for live or backup purposes

  • Part-Time, Freelance position

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

  • Previous experience in a live control room television environment

  • Previous experience as a TD or Master Control Operator

  • Experience with a server based system preferred

  • Must be able to work weekends, holidays and nights depending on air schedule

  • IBEW position

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EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled