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.


Multimedia Reporter/Producer

~~NET, Nebraska’s PBS and NPR Stations has an opportunity for a skilled professional to join our NET News team.  The reporter/producer will create, produce, write, and edit multi-media content for NET News. Media content can include producing programs, segments, long and short-form features for radio, television and digital audiences. Strong journalism credentials will aid in producing news content.
We are looking for an individual who can go in-depth on a variety of topics, especially agriculture, food and energy; and produce creative and compelling stories and programs across multiple platforms. Will address difficult subjects and do the research necessary to report on them thoroughly and seek out diverse issues, topics and sources to provide our audience with a broad perspective of our world and state.
This individual will experiment with storytelling techniques and digital news gathering tools to find the best way to communicate with our audience. Will understand the importance of social media as another effective way to reach our audience; create thoughtful and informative posts that help those who follow us better understand the issues important to them. This work will reflect the high ethical and quality standards NET News and public media embrace.
If you join our team, you’ll be based in Lincoln, but have the opportunity to cover all of Nebraska. Lincoln is a growing city featuring great local food, music, art and sports. It is home to the University of Nebraska and an expanding tech startup market. Lincoln features great schools, affordable housing and plenty of recreational opportunities. Those are all reasons why it’s consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in the country. We know you’ll love Lincoln and Nebraska as much as we do.
Must complete State application.  NET State Personnel, Special Accommodations under ADA call: (402) 471-2075.  EEO/VET

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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 broadcasts 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.

Must complete State application.  NET State Personnel, Special Accommodations under ADA call:  (402) 471-2075.  EEO/VET

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Director of Annual Giving

NET, Nebraska's PBS and NPR public radio stations is seeking an experienced professional to define and implement strategies for the annual giving program including but not limited to on-air fundraising, direct mail, telemarketing and online giving to meet yearly goals.  Stays abreast of development/fundraising activities and trends within the public broadcasting and non-profit community.  Work with pledge production staff to create successful on air pledge breaks to include effective messaging.

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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 and assist with Radio and/or TV broadcast related equipment installation and maintenance in Lincoln main NET facility.   Schedule will include travel, evenings, and weekends. Open until filled.

Must complete State application.  NET State Personnel, Special Accommodations under ADA call: (402) 471-2075.  EEO/VET

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