Broadcast IT Technician

Posted March 12, 2020

Duties will include operation and maintenance of networking equipment (routers, switches, firewalls, etc.) servers (Windows, Linux, VM, etc.), broadcast equipment and satellite earth-station controllers and receivers, video servers, ENG receive systems, video routing systems, audio mixing consoles, and camera video control panels. 

Knowledge of broadcast video and audio systems, experience with videotape and servers, C-band and KU-band satellite receive systems, basic electronic troubleshooting knowledge and experience with post-production video editing, on-air switching, and live production audio is a plus. 

Working hours will include nights, weekends, and holidays. 
Bilingual is preferred. 


Active Directory/ VM / Microsoft Server/ Maintenance/ Deployment 
Network Switch Operation/Maintenance/Deployment 
Desktop PC Operation/Maintenance/Deployment 
Non-Linear Editor Operation/Maintenance/Deployment 
FTP, Website, Helpdesk Operation/Maintenance/Deployment 
24/7 Phone Support/ Remote Desktop/ Dispatch 
Offsite Equipment Maintenance 
Product Research/Quotation 
Cable/Wire installation in Drop Ceiling/ Raised Floor (requires ladder climbing and crouching) 
Lifting 15-30 lbs 
Strong experience in fabrication, electronic soldering, component level repair 
Proficiency with hand tools, and electrical test equipment 
Experience with video switchers, audio mixers, studio cameras, ENG cameras and transmission equipment, video servers 
Automotive repair, camera accessory repair, satellite dish alignment and receiver configuration 
Audio/video cable assembly 
Proficiency with legacy broadcast equipment (3/4 inch tape machines, DVC Pro, Beta, etc.) 
2 years of experience in TV/Radio Engineering 
Valid Driver's License

KRGV-TV does not discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of a person’s race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. The Federal Communications Commission specifically prohibits discriminatory employment practices.

Informing you and your organization of the above employment opportunity is an affirmative action on our part to actively seek qualified minorities and women for our staff vacancies. Through your assistance we want to ensure that our employment opportunities are made known to members of minority groups and to women.

KRGV-TV is a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.

If you know of any person(s) who might be qualified for the above vacancy, please send a cover letter and resume to Tammy Meier, Personnel Manager, KRGV-TV, P.O. Box 5, Weslaco, Texas 78599; or e-mail to tammy@krgv.com.

7 Days