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Director, Newscast - (5397)
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Job Title Director, Newscast
Education Bachelor's Degree
Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager)
Location Nexstar - WOWK - Charleston, WV 25301 US (Primary)
Job Type Full-time
The Director coordinates the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Coordinates the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions.
• Supervises and assigns duties to workers engaged in technical control and production of programs.
• Observes pictures through monitors, and directs camera/video staff concerning composition.
• Acts as a liaison between engineering and production departments.
• Works with the news producers to deliver a clean and high energy newscast.
• Trains camera and CG operators on the proper operation during live broadcasts.
• Switches video sources and given direction at the same time during live broadcasts
• Tests equipment to ensure proper operation / Experience with Ross preferred
• Performs other duties as assigned.