Careers and Internships
Nebraska Public Media 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 Digital Media Group; and state-of-the-art audio, video and multimedia production capability delivered via broadcast, satellite, cable, Internet and broadband delivery channels.
Nebraska Public Media 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 capital 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.
- A nine-station, statewide noncommercial public television network affiliated with PBS.
- A nine-station, statewide noncommercial public radio network affiliated with NPR.
- Nebraska Public Media Labs – a cutting edge center for experimentation in emerging media.
- State-of-the-art audio, video and multimedia production capability delivered via broadcast, satellite, cable, Internet and broadband delivery channels.
Create, produce, write, and edit complex and in-depth multi-platform enterprise journalism for Nebraska Public Media News. Media content can include producing programs, segments, long and short form news stories for television, radio, and digital audiences. Strong writing and original storytelling skills and organizational skills are vital to this position. Is encouraged to propose, produce, write, and present regional and national programs and projects. Mentor reporters and student workers.
Posted June 1, 2023Apply Now
Nebraska Public Media is looking for a Senior Videographer/Editor who will be responsible for shooting single camera video productions, editing, and operating studio and remote television cameras. Position will perform single camera productions without direction and shoot more complex single camera productions. Primary responsibilities are Broadcast based productions, but there may be an opportunity to work on 360 video productions. The Senior Videographer/Editor will have the ability to produce programming at a higher level and have the opportunity to produce their own segments. This position will assist with training and equipment purchase decisions. Knowledge of production equipment, such as Drones, 360 VR cameras, DSLR cameras, 360 cameras, sliders, Gimbals and Jibs would be beneficial.
Posted July 18, 2023Apply Now
The EFP/Editing Manager position will oversee and manage a full-time crew responsible for EFP (Electronic Field Production) and Editing activities. The manager will be responsible for researching new technologies, ensuring that the EFP staff has the necessary equipment to excel in their roles. Additionally, this position will coordinate efforts between the Media Archivist and content creators to establish consistent metadata standards and efficient asset management practices. The manager will collaborate with the Production Services Specialist to determine production needs, assist with scheduling EFP/Editing personnel and resources, and work with Producers and Directors to ensure proper workflows and resource allocation. Maintenance responsibilities include keeping equipment in good working condition, installing software updates, and working with IT Staff to maintain Avid systems. They will also oversee operational expenses to ensure compliance with budgetary guidelines.
Posted July 26, 2023Apply Now
Nebraska Public Media is looking for an Audio Engineer who will be responsible for performing independent audio acquisition and mixing. Duties include studio, single and multi-camera EFP audio acquisition, remote A-1, remote A-2, audio only field recording, sound reinforcement mixing, basic non-linear audio editing.
Posted July 28, 2023Apply Now
This position will be situated in the North Platte and surrounding area and will work independently to test, configure, calibrate, install, operate, update, repair and perform systems and transmitter preventative maintenance to television and radio transmitters and associated equipment. The site manager will also maintain and repair low power TV and radio transmitters and NOAA regional National Weather Service transmission equipment.
Posted Aug. 8, 2023Apply Now
Provide system administration for Microsoft/Active Directory platforms. Manage a VMware Vsphere virtual server environment for over 185 servers. Provide support services for Enterprise SAN including monitoring, maintenance, and troubleshooting. Manage and maintain the video editing network and systems, VoIP phone system, endpoint security, and VMware VDI virtual desktop environment. Expertise in Cisco firewalls and switches, as well as advanced experience in network architecture and multiple VLAN routing. Expertise in SQL database management/maintenance. Provides project management and oversight for system migrations, implementation, and administration.
Posted Aug. 8, 2023Apply Now
Assist the Network Operations Chief Engineer in installation, integration, maintenance, administration, operation, and monitoring of broadcast and non-broadcast technical equipment.
Posted Sept. 12, 2023Apply Now
Nebraska Public Media 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.