KOAT-TV has an opening for a Production Assistant. We are looking
for an energetic team player who understands the flexible schedule that the
broadcast industry requires to join our production crew. This person will be
responsible for operating cameras, teleprompter, audio-board, graphics and
video equipment; as related to live broadcasts and post-production. Must
have good technical skills, and good communication skills. Responsibilities
include floor directing, camera/studio operator, digital editing, assisting the
news department, and other duties as assigned.
maintenance, installation and operation of props, cameras, prompters, sets
and other production equipment.
professional appearance of studio/sets.
* Lighting and
script preparation for newscasts.
* Edit syndicated
promos for air.
* Video cueing
* Assist the
directors as needed.
* Cover for front
reception area as needed, duties include welcoming visitors by greeting
them in person, or on the telephone; answering and/or referring inquiries.
security by following procedures; monitoring guest logbook; issuing
knowledge of television newscast equipment and software required.
editing experience a plus.
* Related military
experience will be considered
* Must have a good
attitude, be willing to learn, and be a team player.
* Must be able to
problem solve quickly and work well under pressure and tight deadlines.
* Attention to
detail a must.
degree in Communications preferred. Equivalent work experience also
military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) and associated experience
will be considered.
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