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 Digital 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.

 

 

Radio Network Director

Nebraska Educational Telecommunications is seeking a dynamic Radio Network Director who can articulate a vision for the network’s future as a statewide cultural and informational service organization, develop and manage programming and distribution strategies for state and national broadcast, assess community needs and create strategies to reflect those with NET radio programming to increase and broaden audience, leading and directing news and music staff and representing NET Radio at the national level. 

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Multi-Media Journalist (Temporary)

Seeking a skilled reporter who will create multi-media content for NET News that will be distributed across television, radio and digital platforms. Strong journalism credentials will aid in producing both short and long-form news content. Works in a digital news gathering environment using social media platforms. Develops enterprise story ideas as part of our reporting team. We seek candidates who are able to demonstrate experience and ability to advance our diversity initiative. Irregular hours and travel may be required on occasion.

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Human Resource Assistant

Performs technical support functions including payroll, new employee orientation, employee benefits/services, new employee orientation, employee recognition program. Prepares, processes and files human resource documents, staff NET reception desk as needed, and provides general administrative support for Human Resource Department and others as necessary.

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Satellite Maintenance Engineer

Perform installation, preventive maintenance, and repair on NET's and PBS's C-Band and Ku-Band fixed and temporary fixed (mobile) satellite equipment and systems (transmit and/or receive). This also includes work at the NET television and radio transmission sites. Assist in design and implementation of the computer controlled technical systems, procedures, reports and record keeping for the NET-NMCS (Network Management Control System). Will be involved in the on-going implementation, maintenance, and operation of the NET-NMCS. Expected to work with NET Network Operations support groups, and assist the NET staff in performing their duties effectively and efficiently. Perform necessary installation, integration, and system modifications for NET remote transmitter sites to facilitate the engineering and operation of each site both NET Television and Radio. Will work with NET transmission department to assure integrity and reliability of terrestrial interconnection system, and multicast signal. Provide documentation of NET transmitter site modifications. Work with PBS support groups, and the Chief Engineer-Network Operations assisting in whatever capacity is needed at the direction of PBS and Chief Engineer-Network Operations.

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Director of Engineering - Transmissions

Seeking dynamic Engineering Director to provide technical and administration of the Television and Radio Systems. The Engineering Director reporting to the CTO is responsible for a variety of functions including broadcast equipment and supervising personnel who operate this equipment

Responsible for the day-to-day technical operations, budget and maintenance of broadcast transmission systems. Assumes operational responsibility and control for specific engineering areas, including TV transmission, Radio transmission and signal delivery systems. Participates in the design, installation and implementation of new technical systems. Manage technical and operating staff and assigns work priorities within areas of responsibility. Evaluates the performance of technical staff. Formulates technical operating procedures for review and approval.

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Director of Engineering - Network Operation and Distribution

Seeking dynamic Engineering Director to provide technical and administration of the Television and Radio Systems. The Engineering Director reporting to the CTO is responsible for a variety of functions including broadcast equipment and supervising personnel who operate this equipment.

Responsible for the day-to-day technical operations, budget and maintenance of broadcast systems. Assumes operational responsibility and control for specific engineering areas, including master control, network operation and network signal distribution. Participates in the design, installation and implementation of new technical systems. Manage technical and operating staff and assigns work priorities within areas of responsibility. Evaluates the performance of technical staff. Formulates technical operating procedures for review and approval.

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