WGN is seeking an Associate Program Screener.
The Associate Program Screener is responsible for reviewing, creating edit decision lists, and assuring accurate timing of movies and episodic programming for WGN, WGN America and CLTV. Responsible for assisting with program ingestion, maintaining program library and assuring good video and audio quality as well as the appropriate content within programming in compliance with station guidelines.
Requires some college courses in communications and/or video production. A degree in a related Mass Communications field and video editing experience is a plus. One to two years experience in a similar television work environment and prior experience with analog and digital VTRs, and disk based playback devices needed.
Experience with current generation broadcast media ingest systems is a plus, but not required. Demonstrated computer skills with a working knowledge of Microsoft operating systems and Microsoft Office programs is required. Prior experience with digital file transfer protocols is desired.
The ideal candidate must have a strong knowledge of FCC guidelines and broadcast standards and practices. Must be able to work flexible hours and weekends and holidays. Attention to detail, good organizational and time management skills, the ability to meet deadlines, and be punctual are required.
Equal Opportunity Employer