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 Emerging 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.

 

Major and Planned Giving Officer

NET, Nebraska’s PBS and NPR public media stations is seeking an experienced professional to join our development team. Identify, cultivate, solicit and steward major donors and planned gifts. Develop and implement a solicitation strategy for each donor and prospects, prepare written proposals, informational materials, endowment agreements, and gift illustrations.

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Office Associate (Part-Time)

Provide administrative/operational support to NET including: Radio Manager, News Department and general administration.

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Review of applications begins October 19th. Criminal history background check conducted. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

 

Media Services Coordinator

NET, Nebraska’s PBS and NPR Stations is looking for a highly skilled professional to join our Media Services team. Individual will answer incoming calls to the NET Help Desk and provide technical solutions or other information as appropriate regarding radio, TV, online, and reception. Responsible for placing break material in NET television broadcast logs. Coordinates break materials and strategies. Coordinates, produces, and makes changes to NET broadcast program schedules; produces broadcast logs, places interstitial spots, schedules program records and coordinates underwriting contracts. Open until filled.

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Communications Specialist

NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations is looking for a highly skilled professional to join our Communications team. The ideal candidate is creative, able to work independently and alongside our team to brainstorm inventive ways to promote NET. Must be able to write stories for print and digital publications, news releases and copy for ads in print, online, on radio and TV. Require someone with a good eye for visual design, in digital and print, to understand what works best as they work to coordinate with the Graphics team on assignments for ads, brochures and handouts.

Experience with digital marketing techniques and how to target specific audiences through digital platforms. Ability to read and understand digital analytics to improve performance of ads.

Must be willing to help at station events, take photos and interact with our audience, stakeholders and the media. Prefer someone with digital marketing experience and a person who can take occasional lead roles on project management for our team as we work on special projects or productions. Will consider candidates with experience in public relations, marketing, advertising or related communications knowledge and experience.

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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

 

Transmissions System Site Manager

Works independently to test, configure, calibrate, install, operate, update, repair and perform systems and transmitter preventative maintenance to television and radio transmitters and associated equipment in geographical area. The Site Manager will also maintain and repair low TV and radio translators and NOAA regional National Weather Service transmission equipment.  Schedule will include travel, evenings, and weekends. Lincoln/Omaha Area.

Open until filled.

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NET Business Development Representative (Omaha, NE)

Seeking an experienced salesperson to represent the entire NET portfolio, including Radio, Television and Digital Underwriting Sales (Advertising), Event Sponsorships and Local Production Partnerships. Criminal history background check conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Applicant review begins September 28th.

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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is an EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.

 

Assistant Chief Engineer

Assist the Network Operations Chief Engineer in 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 assist in 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.

Assist the Network Operations Chief Engineer in Maintenance, Operation, and Administration of the PBS Diversity, Disaster, Maintenance Site (DDMS). Monitor and inform Chief Engineer of any network discrepancies and make appropriate recommendations for resolution.

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Senior Network Engineer

Position will provide system administration for Microsoft/Active Directory platforms. Manage a VMware Vsphere virtual server environment for over 85 servers. Provide support services for Enterprise SAN including monitoring, maintenance and troubleshooting. Manage and maintain the video editing network and systems, PBX phone switch and routing system for over 400 phones, endpoint security and VMware VDI virtual desktop environment. Expertise in Cisco routers, firewalls and switches, as well as advanced experience of network architecture and multiple VLAN routing. Provides project management and oversight for system migrations, implementation and administration. Criminal history background check conducted. Excellent benefits including staff/dependent scholarship program. Applicant review begins September 11th.

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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a EO/AA employer and encourages minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.