Archive Technician (Part-Time)

Hearst Television, Omaha, NE, United States

The story is yours!

Duration: Freelance

Hearst Television in Omaha, Nebraska is looking for a part-time Archive Technician to assist with the digitization and cataloging of KETV’s vast tape library.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Digitize multiple ¾ inch, Beta and DV tapes at once
  • Monitor decks during digitization
  • Archive paper data
  • Spot check digitized clips using a virtual portal and assist with titling


Experience Requirements:

  • Knowledge of broadcast operations in a TV station
  • Some experience in a TV newsroom is preferred


Qualification Requirements:

  • Advanced computer skills
  • Detail-oriented worker
  • Ability to work independently
  • Knack for problem solving
  • Strong work ethic
  • Passion for archival materials


Additional Requirements

As part of its continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, Hearst Television requires that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law. HTV will consider requests for reasonable accommodations due to medical and/or religious reasons on an individual basis in accordance with applicable legal requirements

About Hearst Television

Every career with Hearst Television is like a story. How it develops, where it takes you, the milestones you reach along the way – you’ve got a lot to look forward to as your unique career story unfolds.

Hearst Television, a subsidiary of Hearst, owns and operates local television and radio stations serving 26 media markets across 39 states reaching over 21 million U.S. television households. Through its partnership with nearly all of the major networks, Hearst Television distributes national content over nearly 70 video channels including programming from ABC, NBC, CBS, CW, MY Net, MeTV, This TV, Estrella and more.

Hearst Television is recognized as one of the industry's premier companies. It has been honored with numerous awards for distinguished journalism and industry innovation, including the Walter Cronkite Award for political journalism, the national Edward R. Murrow Award, the DuPont-Columbia Award and the George Foster Peabody Award.

Want to learn more about Hearst Television? Visit Hearst Television's website.