Systems Technician

Date Posted: 10/13/2019

Job Description

TEGNA owned KHOU-TV, CBS 7th market network affiliate is seeking a Systems Technician/Broadcast Engineer to maintain studios, master control, and assist with repair and preventative maintenance of all other equipment in the broadcast facility.

Job Requirements

  • Baseline educational requirements include an Associate’s Degree in electronic technology or technical school.
  • Must be self motivated, precise, and be able to work various shifts.
  • Must be familiar with all broadcast related FCC rules and regulations.
  • Must have 3 years broadcast television maintenance experience or comparable work experience.
  • Must be able to adapt to fast-paced always changing News environment. 
  • Must have a thorough knowledge and understanding of computers with the ability to troubleshoot and isolate failures in DTV television formats.
  • Must have working knowledge of television automation systems, video servers, signal routing/distribution and editing systems is required.
  • Maintenance and repair of microwave, satellite systems, broadcast distribution and interconnect systems that include: fiber, telephone, LAN, WAN, and serial data is a plus.
  • Must have a valid Texas drivers license.
  • Strong focus on digital video workflow a plus.  



TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. 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

KHOU 11 has been one of the top-rated CBS affiliates in Texas for over two decades. For more than 60 years, KHOU 11 has been a leader in local news, information and community involvement. We serve our viewers, in the tenth-largest television market, through several daily broadcasts, as well as 24-hour news coverage via, social media, and mobile platforms.  KHOU 11 continues to grow and connect with new audiences in our community by covering news stories and participating in community events that support our “KHOU Stands for Houston” brand.