WGN-TV has an immediate opening for an Associate Program Screener, Part-Time to work in a dynamic broadcast environment.
The successful candidate will be responsible for reviewing, creating edit decision lists and assuring accurate timing of movies and episodic programming for Antenna TV, THIS TV, WGN, WGNA and CLTV; will be responsible for assisting with program ingestion, maintaining program library and assuring good video and audio quality; will be able to identify appropriate content within programming in compliance to FCC and station guidelines.
Interested candidate must be a team player, able to work flexible hours, weekends and holidays. Attention to detail, good organizational and time management skills, the ability to meet deadlines and be punctual are required.
Desired Experience and Skills:
1 -2 years of experience in broadcasting or related field required.
You must be detail-oriented and have the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
A degree in a related Mass Communication field is a plus. Some college courses in communication and/or video production required.
Experience with current generation broadcast media ingest systems a plus.
A flexible work schedule is required, including early mornings, nights and weekends to meet the 24/7 operational needs.
Working knowledge of common business software applications, particularly Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
Must be self-sufficient and have a press-on-regardless attitude.
Must work well in a collaborative team environment.
The WGN-TV facility originates WGN-TV/Channel 9 as well as three national networks and a 24-hour cable news operation. This position will require shift work which includes nights, weekends and holidays,
WGN-TV is located seven miles northwest of downtown Chicago just minutes from I-94. We offer excellent benefits as well as free on-site parking for employees. Do you have what it takes to be on our team? Send us your resume and take your first step towards becoming a part of the WGN-TV crew!
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