Photographer

News for WJRT/TV
Flint-Saginaw-Bay City, Michigan

posted on June 15, 2017


job posting:

WJRT-TV, the ABC affiliate in Flint, Michigan, is looking for an enthusiastic Photographer to join part of our award winning team. Seeking a Photographer that can produce images that will provide a visual story on given topic as assigned. A creative storyteller and a motivated team player. Essential responsibilities include, but are not limited, to: Shooting and editing video/sound for news stories Insure the highest quality picture and sound for all stories Operate microwave live truck and other ENG equipment Operation of camera, non-linear editing equipment Maintain camera equipment as well as company vehicle safely and efficiently Essential qualifications include, but are not limited, to: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in communications, journalism, or broadcasting required Minimum of two years’ experience as a news photographer in a television news department Dejero and TVU experience preferred Knowledge of basic journalism and production techniques Must be able to work under extreme pressure, stress and deadlines Experience with the operation of camera, editing equipment, and non-linear experience Possess strong editing skills, people skills, work ethic, and great attitude Passion for storytelling and execution of creative live shots are essential in this position Be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds on a regular basis Take direction from, and interact with assignment desk, producers, reporters, anchors as well as production/engineering staff This is a full time position offering competitive salaries with a competitive benefit package that includes medical/dental/vision plans as well as a 401k plan. This position requires availability to work weekends, and may require holiday work. Must be willing and available to travel out of town on assignments. Hours, shifts, responsibilities are flexible and are subject to change at the News Directors discretion. Passing a drug screening and motor vehicle records check are conditions of employment. Must have a reliable source of transportation and be flexible on hours. WJRT/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company requiring pre-employment drug and background testing. WJRT/Gray Television participates in E-Verify. EOE Gray Television Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical handicap or marital status. Disclaimer: The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and key responsibilities and essential duties of work performance by employees within this classification. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees to do this job. The job description is not an employment contract. Out company reserves the right to modify job duties or job descriptions at any time. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license in good standing.


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expires on 07/15/2017