Nexstar Media Group

  • Temporary Maintenance Engineer

    Requisition ID
    Job Locations
    US-CA-San Francisco
    Position Type
    Temporary Part-Time
  • Company Overview

    Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 169 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.9% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation. Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC. Learn more at


    EEO Statement:

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

    Position Summary

    Nexstar Broadcasting’s station, KRON4, the San Francisco Bay Area’s Local News Station is looking for a Temporary Maintenance Engineer.   The successful candidate must be a problem solver. Will work under the direction of the Chief Engineer to provide preventive maintenance and emergency repairs of television broadcast equipment including but not limited to switchers, cameras, robotic pedestals, ENG equipment, servers, transmitters, as well as computers, network, and telecom equipment used in KRON’s newsroom, engineering, studio, microwave and transmitter sites.


    This is a temporary, part time, union (IBEW) position.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities


    • Aggressively respond to emergency calls, including those outside of normal business hours
    • Install, repair and maintain broadcast and other equipment
    • A proven skill set with PC’s, servers, and operating systems is preferred
    • Must be able to work outside of normal business hours, including mornings, nights, weekends and holidays
    • Must have a valid California driver’s license
    • Ability to take direction and work well with others in a team environment
    • Troubleshoot digital and broadcast electronic equipment



    • 3 plus years’ experience in a broadcast, cable or other television related production facility preferred
    • Candidate must have experience in broadcast, electrical, and mechanical engineering with proven ability to install, repair, and maintain all television broadcast and non-technical equipment.


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