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.



Accountant III

Responsible for managing Nebraska Educational Telecommunications Commission's accounting systems including State of Nebraska Enterprise One system and internal relational database comprised of general ledger, payroll administration including labor analysis, fixed asset inventory and budget development and monitoring.

Must complete State application.  State Personnel, special accommodations under ADA call: (402) 471-2075  EEO/VET
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Multimedia Reporter/Producer

NET – Nebraska’s PBS and NPR Stations has an opportunity for a skilled reporter/producer to create, produce, write, and edit multi-media content for NET News. Work will include producing our television/radio discussion program.  Media content can include producing programs, segments, long and short-form features for television, radio, and digital audiences. Strong journalism credentials will aid in producing both short and long-form news content.

We’re looking for someone who can go in-depth on a variety of topics and produce creative and compelling stories and programs across multiple platforms. You won’t be afraid of addressing difficult subjects and doing the research necessary to report on them thoroughly. We want you to seek out diverse issues, topics and sources to provide our audience with a broad perspective of our world and state.

Being curious, well-informed, organized and detail-oriented will help you succeed as producer of our discussion program.  We search out important and interesting topics affecting our state, and then find the guests that can give us great insight on those issues for our audience.  You’ll have the opportunity to help the program innovate and creatively evolve as it grows.

We want someone who can experiment with storytelling techniques and digital news gathering tools to find the best way to communicate with our audience. We’re looking for a reporter/producer who also understands the importance of social media as another effective way to reach our audience; someone who creates thoughtful and informative posts that help those who follow us better understand the issues important to them.

Your work will reflect the high ethical and quality standards NET News and public media embrace. You must have a commitment to accuracy and fairness in your reporting. You also must bring with you a great attitude, a willingness to collaborate, a strong curiosity, an emphasis on diversity throughout your reporting and sourcing, and a focus on serving our citizens with reliable and informative coverage of our state.

If you join our team, you’ll be based in Lincoln, but have the opportunity to cover all of Nebraska.

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Director of Engineering

NET, Nebraska’s PBS and NPR Stations is seeking a dynamic Director of Engineering to provide technical and advisory support to the Chief Technology Officer for the administration of broadcast network systems. The incumbent maintains responsibility for a variety of functions concerning broadcast and/or production equipment as well as supervising the personnel who direct the operation of such equipment; performs related work as required. Open until filled. 

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

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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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Director of Education

NET, Nebraska's PBS & NPR Stations, is looking for a highly skilled professional to join our Education team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for research, planning and implementation of educational services including: early childhood, K-12, distance learning, adult education/workforce development, as well as educational components of productions and programs.

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