Career Information

NET offers a full spectrum of communications services to the citizens of Nebraska, the nation and the world. Some of these services include:

  • A nine-station, statewide noncommercial public television network affiliated with PBS.
  • A nine-station, statewide noncommercial public radio network affiliated with NPR.
  • A cutting-edge Interactive Media Group.
  • State-of-the-art audio, video and multimedia production capability delivered via broadcast, satellite, cable, Internet and broadband delivery channels.

NET is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and offers competitive salary and benefit packages. Most of our employment opportunities are located in Lincoln, Nebraska, population approximately 250,000.  Lincoln is the state capitol, and is also the home of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln -- part of the Big Ten Conference and a major research university in the Great Plains region.

Assistant Chief Engineer

Responsible for installation, integration, operation and maintenance of NET Television, Radio, Satellite, Digital and Terrestrial IP, Broadcast and Non- Broadcast Systems and Infrastructure following the Chief Engineer's direction. Installation, Maintenance, and Administration of Network Management Control Systems (NET-NMCS) for Control and Monitoring of NET Television, Radio, Satellite, Digital and Terrestrial IP, Broadcast and Non- Broadcast Systems. Monitor and inform Chief Engineer of any network discrepancies and make appropriate recommendations for resolution.  View Job # 04703002 at www.statejobs.nebraska.gov for additional details and to apply. 

Assistant General Manager - Broadcast Production

Provides leadership, management and administration for NET broadcast content production. Will work closely with AGM-Digital & Multimedia and other appropriate staff in developing short and long term goals and strategies for broadcast content creation and distribution. This senior management position is responsible for the development and execution of local and national content, ensuring that each production works towards the strategic vision of the station. View requisition at https://employment.unl.edu/postings/45345  for additional details and to apply.

Assistant General Manager - Digital and Multimedia

This leadership position, in collaboration with the AGM-Broadcast Production, will work to build and manage relationships for content creation which will serve the state of Nebraska consumers and constituents providing high quality content to gain audience. Works closely with the other AGM’s and staff to ensure projects are funded, marketed, and supported by digital and social resources. View requisition at https://employment.unl.edu/postings/45346  for additional details and to apply.

Multi-Media Producer

Seeking a skilled journalist with the ability to work in a digital environment to gather and edit news content working independently and with a team of engineers, videographers, and web designers. Create multi-media content for NET News distribution via NET Television, NET Radio, and NET News on-line. Mentor student interns. Journalism may include the creation of short and long form news stories. Irregular hours and travel may be required on occasion. Applicant review begins July 24. View requisition at http://employment.unl.edu/postings/45337 for additional details and to apply. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Criminal history background check conducted. UNL is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers.

Software Developer

Responsible for all phases of software lifecycle for media management systems and web and mobile applications. Researches users’ needs as well as potential system enhancements. Performs design and analysis on new and existing hardware and software systems. Works as part of a team to develop elegant application based solutions to solve software/technical problems. Maintains and upgrades legacy code and develops new applications as needed.  Applicant review begins July 6. View requisition at http://employment.unl.edu/postings/45176 for additional details and to apply. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Criminal history background check conducted. UNL is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers.

Network Engineer

Provide network, server, and computer support in a broadcast environment. Maintain firewalls, routers, TCP/IP network, proxies, VPN, PBX, VMWare, SAN, fiber connectivity, and Windows/Linux servers. Diagnose and troubleshoot hardware, software and network problems. Configure new servers and computer hardware. Install computer hardware, software, provide maintenance for PC’s, laptops, and printers. Provide technical support for IS Helpdesk.  Applicant review begins June 29. View requisition at http://employment.unl.edu/postings/45011 for additional details and to apply. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Criminal history background check conducted. UNL is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action, equal opportunity, work-life balance, and dual careers.