Statement of Duties:
Is responsible for maintaining the Lunenburg Public Access broadcast television system and
providing technical troubleshooting support to the station.
Works under the general direction of the Public Access Cable (“PAC”) Manager. Establishes own
work plan and priorities. Problems are reviewed with PAC Manager before proceeding.
Work is performed at multiple location sites.
Frequent contact with department heads, employees, community, and various other outside media
Requires work performed outside of normal business hours.
Errors could result in an adverse impact on public relations, confusion and delay and could have
legal and /or financial repercussions.
Essential functions or duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of
work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them
from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to the position.
-Performs the day to day technical operations of the station and after-hours technical support for
the station as needed at various locations.
-Contribute expert problem-solving skills including the ability to set up and troubleshoot
hardware and software for wireless transmissions, live stream configurations and studio/field
-Maintains, backs up, and enhances the broadcast equipment in master control room, and
studio. Keeps all software up to date.
-Provides hardware and software recommendations for new technology as well as legacy
efficiency and compatibility.
-Conduct live, studio and remote field productions including location set up, staff assignment,
equipment preparation and distribution, videographer supervision and post recording duties.
-Display technical leadership in project assessment, including training the staff and community
members using clear presentation and defined demonstration skills utilizing self-written
documentation and/or user guides.
-Display “best practices” when administering server maintenance, backups and software
-Maintain, upgrade and troubleshoot Final Cut Pro editing software and MacBook computers.
-Produces programming and provides training to staff and community members as needed.
-Consult with and report to PAC Manager on project/production status and outcomes.
-Performs other related duties as assigned.
Recommended Minimum Qualifications
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree and 2 or more years’ experience in computer, video and broadcast
technologies preferred; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Public
Access experience preferred.
Knowledge, Ability and Skill
Broad knowledge of PC platforms and networks. Excellent knowledge of video
recording and broadcast equipment, live streaming technology, channel playback and
scheduling equipment. Up to date technical expertise with studio and post production
equipment. Website development and maintenance experience a plus. Familiarity with the
Castus playback system or other video playback systems is a plus. Experience with TriCaster or
equivalent video switcher.
Strong ability to organize and communicate effectively and maintain good working
relationships with staff, volunteers, public officials, local businesses and the general public.
Ability to reach out to and work with a diverse group of people. Ability to learn and use new
technology. Ability to problem solve and to adjust priorities and workload.
Strong videography and audio recording skills. Excellent editing skills, familiarity with
industry standard programs such as Final Cut is desired.
Physical and Mental Requirements:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
Moderate physical effort may be required to perform functions. Position requires the ability
to operate a keyboard and standard office equipment at an efficient speed. The employee is
required to use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls and to reach with
hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to sit for extended periods of time, and
to talk and hear. Specific vision requirements include close vision, distance vision, and the
ability to adjust focus. May require occasional lifting of up to 25 lbs.
(This job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and
employee, and is subject to change by the employer, as the needs of the employer and
requirements of the job change.)