Broadcast Supervisor

Date Posted: 1/7/2020

Job Description

12News is looking for a Broadcast Supervisor who will be responsible for the procurement and maintenance of syndicated programming from various distributors. This individual will be responsible for maintaining the day-to-day programming feed schedule from various sources such as Pathfire and Pitchblue and to ensure that syndicated programming is delivered to the playout servers on time and correctly.  Will work closely with the Promotions Manager on acquiring info for promo material, and with the Programming Coordinator on any programming issues regarding broadcast schedules and satellite feed information, as well as assisting with daily logs for our broadcast channels. Will also be responsible for supervising control room staff, including Master Control Operators and Production Assistant, and maintaining their work schedules.  Must be organized and able to multitask. Knowledge of non-linear editing software such as Adobe Premiere is a plus.  Hours:  M-F  8am – 5pm.


  • ​​Schedule and maintain daily programming feeds via satellite and digital distribution
  • Supervise control room staff and maintain work schedules
  • Assist Promotions Manager to produce promo material for network and syndicated programming
  • Assist with daily logs for three broadcast channels
  • Other production duties as assigned by management


Job Requirements

  • ​​Minimum 3 years working in broadcasting required
  • Knowledge of control room operations, including Master Control preferred
  • Knowledge of non-linear editing systems such as Premiere preferred
  • Must be organized and able to multi-task. 
  • Must meet tight deadlines with no issue.



TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit



TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.


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About Us

KBMT/KJAC-TV (12News) is the TEGNA ABC/NBC affiliate in the Golden Triangle area of Southeast Texas in Beaumont.  12News has experienced several “firsts” including having the first stations in the market to transmit a digital signal, first in the market to broadcast in HD and the first to offer Spanish language television in the Golden Triangle.  We are also proud of our weekday morning show expanding our offering of local news to better serve our communities.  For five years in a row, 12News has been honored to receive the “Best Newscast” award from the prestigious Press Club of Southeast Texas. If you have your sights on working for and with the best, and with it a chance to join the premiere media group in the country in TEGNA, then consider 12News!