NBC Universal PEP Engineer - NBC Sports Chicago in Chicago, Illinois

Job Number 33992BR

Job Title PEP Engineer - NBC Sports Chicago

Business Segment NBC Sports Group

Sub-Business NBC Sports Regional Networks

Posting Category Technology/Engineering

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBC Sports Regional Networks, part of the NBC Sports Group, consist of 9 regional networks that deliver more than 2,400 live sporting events annually, along with award-winning breaking news, comprehensive analysis, digital content and original programming to more than 43 million homes. The NBC Sports Regional Networks are: NBC Sports Bay Area, NBC Sports California, NBC Sports Chicago, NBC Sports Washington, NBC Sports Boston, NBC Sports Northwest, NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia+ and SportsNet New York.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province Illinois

City Chicago


This part time position is responsible for assisting in maintaining / replacing equipment, wiring, and general maintenance tasks at a HD production and editing facility in Chicago, IL.

Job Duties

  • PLEASE NOTE: This is a Part Time position, working approximately 2 days per week and filling in on weekends, overnights and holidays as needed.

  • Support daily engineering needs for repairs, upgrades, and expansion.

  • Perform equipment and facility maintenance to ensure clear transmissions for “On Air” productions

  • Wire and install newly purchased capital equipment.

  • Maintain production and editing technical spaces.

  • Monitor broadcast operations and assist with inventory control.

  • Perform other related duties as required.


Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum 1 year of related technical experience.Additional Job Requirements

  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

  • Must be willing to work in Chicago, IL

  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications

  • Desire to learn new and emerging technologies.

  • Ability to fabricate all types of broadcast cabling in accordance with industry standards including fiber optics.

  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude and leadership qualities with the ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities a must

  • Ability to work non-traditional hours, weekends & holidays

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