CBS Corporation Television Studio Broadcast Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Television Studio Broadcast Engineer

REF#: 31107

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff


JOB LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA


CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).


Television Studio Broadcast Engineer Full-time Union

CBS3, KYW-TV & CW Philly 57-WPSG-TV CBS owned and operated stations in Philadelphia is seeking a Television Studio Broadcast Engineer.

Duties include the Maintenance and Repair of all television broadcast equipment including: ENG and SNG vehicles, STL & TSL links to and from all microwave transmission and receive sites, basic understanding and troubleshooting of IOT based transmitters. Well versed in the installation, repair and maintenance of all television studio broadcast equipment including the following: MCR and Studio switchers, automation and remote control equipment (both IP and serial based), satellite equipment (including satellite dishes, IRDs, and analog satellite receivers), MPEG2 and MPEG4 (ASI and IP based encoders and decoders), video and audio routers, audio mixers and consoles, studio and ENG cameras, tape and removable media decks, edit systems, monitors, broadcast monitoring and RF test equipment, and multi-viewer monitoring equipment.


Associate’s Degree or equivalent in Electronics Technology or Electrical Engineering Technology. Minimum of 4 years of broadcast industry experience in a technical position. Must have good general knowledge and experience with IT based systems. System level installation, along with troubleshooting ability. Must be a highly motivated "self-starter" who has the ability to work unsupervised. Must be available to work any shift within a 24 hour, 7 day period. Some overnight work may be required.


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