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Maintenance Technician


New York, NY, US, 10019

New York

Paramount Global (NASDAQ: PARA, PARAA) is a leading global media and entertainment company that creates premium content and experiences for audiences worldwide. Driven by iconic studios, networks and streaming services, Paramount's portfolio of consumer brands includes CBS, Showtime Networks, Paramount Pictures, Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, BET, Paramount+, Pluto TV and Simon & Schuster, among others. Paramount delivers the largest share of the U.S. television audience and boasts one of the industry's most important and extensive libraries of TV and film titles. In addition to offering innovative streaming services and digital video products, the company provides powerful capabilities in production, distribution and advertising solutions.


Overview and Responsibilities


The Paramount Technology department supports our global content company through the delivery of a high-quality viewing experience, system infrastructure support, and crafting innovative ways for our employees to collaborate. Is there a curiosity about a strategy that has growth, transformation, and ongoing innovation where abilities can help “reinvent the broadcasting wheel” We at Paramount Tech have a role for you!


Primary Responsibilities:
Paramount Tech is hiring a full-time, IBEW 403g Maintenance Technician position at the Ed Sullivan Theater 
•    Responsible for maintaining, upgrading, solving problems and repairing the technical production facilities at the Ed Sullivan Theater including: the control room, stage, graphics, EVS, cameras, wireless communications, Avid post-production systems, wired and wireless microphones, in-house RF distribution of TV signals throughout the building, Front of House/PA audio system, Music Mix, Monitor Mix, Post Audio, Sound Effects, Snapstream, Telestream, transcode and feed to the BC, Archive.
•    Work with CBS Engineering on planning, installing and implementing technical capital projects.
•    Coordinate with CBS IS&T on systems that are connected to the either the Production LAN or the Corporate LAN.


Basic Qualifications:

Must have at least 5 years of experience maintaining all aspects of a broadcast production facility including:
•    Audio and video systems including Lawo, SSL, Digico and Yamaha digital audio consoles; wireless microphones and intercoms; Sony HDC-4300 cameras and Sony MVX 8000X production switcher; audio and video test gear and monitoring; Large scale LED screens and projectors along with the engine feeding these systems
•    Post-Production, Graphics creation and playout, Clip and elements record/playback systems including Avid Media Composer and Isis; Ross Xpression; Adobe Creative Suite; EVS;;
•    Audio/video signal processing and distribution including Evertz router; Telestream automated workflows and transcoding; RF modulated in-house head end; RF systems testing and remediation; IP encoded video and audio streams.


Additional Qualifications:
•    Must be available to work late nights, weekends and company holidays as necessary. 

Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies, we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.

Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City