The Photographer gathers news for broadcast, web, and other platforms of the future. The incumbent shoots and edits stories.
Essential Job Functions
o Photographs news, weather, and sports materials (including documentaries).
o Performs creative editing of news, weather, and sports materials (including documentaries).
o Sets up and operates lighting equipment.
o Operates ENG van and associated equipment.
o Transmits and records news, weather and sports video and/or audio feeds, including ENG feeds.
o Photographs and edits promotion and public service material.
o Performs limited newsgathering functions.
o Performs minor repairs of ENG equipment and cameras.
Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Education: Completion of high school, or equivalent. College degree preferred.
Experience: Three years of related news experience including operational experience on ENG truck.
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
o Strong editing and shooting skills.
o Good news gathering skills.
o Strong interpersonal skills.
o Linear editing and non-linear editing.
o Operate microwave truck.
o Attention to detail.
o Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
o Must possess a valid Driverís license