WBKO-TV, a Gray Television, ABC, FOX and CW affiliate, has an opening in Broadcast Production for a technical media producer/director. We have recently installed a Ross Overdrive system as well as robotic cameras. If you are technically inclined and would enjoy the challenge of live television broadcasting, this may interest you.
Duties: Studio production; master control switching; set-up of video equipment; recording programming; satellite downlink operation; basic remote
transmitter; ingesting programming and advertising into automation system. Direct live newscast following station guidelines. Work with news producers to determine best use of graphics and coordination of live shots that will complement the stories included in each newscast. Monitor all on-air streams for ABC, Fox and CW. Assist in maintenance and upkeep of work environment. Responsible for live studio set up and floor directing. Shoot interviews and live shots out in the field with News staff. Other duties as assigned
Prior broadcast or video experience preferred but training is provided. Must be able to perform accurately under pressure of live television operation. Must have developed and displayed responsible work habits with minimal supervision. Must be able to handle moderate to high stress and deadline pressure. Must be able to work flexible days, hours and holidays. Must have basic knowledge with cameras, lighting and be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.
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