Job Title Technician, Studio
Education High School
Career Level Entry Level
Location Nexstar - WDTN - Dayton, OH 45439 US (Primary)
Category Production Operations
Job Type Part-time
JOB SUMMARY: Operate various equipment (audio, visual, graphics, lighting, digital) used for media production and/or transmission.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
Collaborate with the director and studio staff to coordinate the action in the studio.
Collaborate with set designers to determine the needs of the production.
Builds and decorates the set and/or provides props used for production.
Assist in the installation, operation and maintenance of sound recording equipment.
Operate studio graphic systems during broadcast/production.
Provide audio production-related support as needed, and may work with outside production facilities.
Assist in digital media productions, liaising with appropriate departments.
May convert analog recordings, film, or printed materials to digital format.
Maintains and stores equipment, records and tapes.
Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff.
Excellent communication and organization skills.
Familiarity with processes and procedures of a television production department.
Education/Experience: High School Diploma.
Experience in television, film, or post production preferred but not required.
Work Environment/Physical Requirements: High stress environment with deadline pressures. Some travel may be required on an occasional basis.
NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.