Job Posting - Part-Time Technician (IBEW) 


Detroit Public Television is always looking for qualified Part-Time Technicians to join our team. Icon Download the job description as a PDF (86.6 KB)

Position Title:

Part-Time Technician (IBEW)

Reports to:

Vice President, Engineering and Technical Services


Wixom, MI

Job ID:  NA

Apply to:

Human Resources
WTVS Detroit Public Television
1 Clover Court, Wixom, MI 48393-2247


No telephone calls or third parties.  Please include the title of the position in the subject line of your email.


Due to the project nature of our business, DPTV relies on Part-Time Technicians to support the changing needs of our organization. Part-time Technicians support us in staffing projects, long and short, to ensure we are able to provide the high quality productions that our community has come to know and love. Our flexible scheduling allows Technicians to work for multiple employers at one time. DPTV offers a creative and educational work environment and provides the ability for Technicians to network within the industry and make connections with our many partners. Technicians are required to join the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) after 200 hours of employment.

Technicians at DPTV will perform technical assignments, operate variety of television broadcast equipment, and perform equipment maintenance in studio and remote locations.


  • Ability to work well with others in a fast paced and high pressure environment

  • Commitment to quality and continuous improvement

  • Ability to work without direct supervision

  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art broadcast technology


  • 2+ years of relevant college education or 2+ years of work experience

  • Experience or familiarity with television broadcast production equipment preferred

  • FCC Commercial Radio Operator License or SBE certification preferred

  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

  • Available to work varied hours including weekends 

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