Vacation Relief Technician

Website fox8news WJW TV FOX 8

Posted on: March 14, 2024

Job Description

WJW is seeking Vacation Relief Technicians to work in our Engineering department. The VR Technician positions are Full Time-Temporary (up to 39 weeks), with a minimum 40 hour workweek. Opportunities for overtime.

These positions primarily support 13.5 hours of daily live News and Programming content.

Primary Responsibilities:
• ENG/Production field acquisition with Sony cameras, Dejero bonded cellular.
• News Dept. editing with Adobe Premiere, BitCentral and ENPS systems.
• Production audio (SSL console)
• Studio robotic camera operation (Ross Cambots)
• Technical Director (Ross Overdrive).

• Must have at least a high school education; College degree preferred.
• Minimum of 1 year relevant work experience.
• Available to be flexible to work any shifts, including weekends, holidays and overnights.
• Valid driver’s license.
• Ability to lift at least 50 pounds.
• Willingness to be trained on additional engineering skills as necessary.
• Ability to work with others under pressure and meet tight deadlines

How to Apply

Apply online at and search for REQ-30142

Nexstar Media Group (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms. Its wholly owned operating subsidiary, Nexstar Inc., consists of three divisions: Broadcasting, Digital, and Networks. The Broadcasting Division operates, programs, or provides sales and other services to 198 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 116 markets or approximately 39% of all U.S. television households (reflecting the FCC’s UHF discount). The division’s portfolio includes primary affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, MyNetworkTV and The CW. The Digital Division operates 122 local websites and 316 mobile apps offering hyper-local content and verticals for consumers and advertisers, allowing audiences to choose where, when and how they access content and creating new revenue opportunities for the company. The Networks Division operates WGN America, a growing national general entertainment cable network and the home of NewsNation, multicast network Antenna TV, and WGN Radio in Chicago. Nexstar also owns a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network, a top tier cable asset. For more information, please visit

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