News for NEWS 13
Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, Florida

posted on June 09, 2018

job posting:

PRODUCTION SPECIALIST I- NEWS 13 Date posted 06/05/2018 Requisition Number: 218201BR Location: United States - Florida - Orlando Area of Interest: Cable Television Production, Engineering/Technical Operations, Network Television Production, News, Production Position Type: Full Time Spectrum Networks is looking for enthusiastic, talented and driven individuals to join the best and brightest in gathering, producing and delivering news that make a difference within a 24-hour breaking news environment! THE ENVIRONMENT Spectrum News is a 24-hour breaking news network which requires employees who are flexible and available to work various shift, including early morning, late evenings, weekends and holidays. JOIN OUR JOURNEY IF… You’re ready to inspire and be inspired! You’re passionate, creative and highly technical, driven to flourish in a competitive, fast-paced environment. You're fiercely accurate, with a desire to leverage your knowledge, skills and abilities to share news stories to viewers our local communities. You're nimble, having the ability to pivot in an ever-changing workflow. You are a team player with a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills. You have the ability to multi-task, meet tight deadlines and remain calm under pressure. A Spectrum Networks Production Specialist will perform Director/TD duties in addition to the responsibilities of a media editor/audio operator OR perform master control duties in addition to the responsibilities of a media editor/audio operator. Production Specialist I must be able to fulfill three of the four competencies on a consistent basis within Operations DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Clearly communicate with all Spectrum Networks personnel internally and externally Operate robotic camera controls and audio mixing console Set-up and maintain studio equipment Tune in microwave/satellite shots Familiarity with bonded cellular software and user interface Ingest media using remote control software of video servers Edit news wheel content using non-linear editing systems Establish and enforce editing protocol within the newsroom Perform other duties as assigned AND Cover master control duties in the absence of a Master Control Operator Exhibit excellent customer skills and be attentive to all departments needs Monitor on-air product quality and automation system for multiple program streams Coordination of media resources among Spectrum Networks Coordinate program play out with editorial staff and control room staff OR Cover directing duties in the absence of a Director/TD Direct and technical direct the audio and visual portions of live and recorded content through the use of automated production systems Promote teamwork within a positive work environment Exhibit consistent leadership skills when performing directing duties Have competent understanding/skills related to shot composition, lighting and aesthetics EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE 3 years’ experience working in a fast paced news environment Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience Management: Must have the ability to organize and manage shifting priorities under tight deadlines and in pressure situations. Must have the ability to multi-task and adapt quickly to change Applications: Requires strong technical aptitude and experience with television control room and studio production technology including knowledge/skills with, audio mixers, robotic camera controls, production automation systems, newsroom editorial software, non-linear editing systems, microwave/satellite systems, and automated on-air playout systems. Familiar with video switchers, automated graphics systems and video servers Communication: Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly communicate with all levels within the organization and with external vendors. Professional courtesy and respect are vital at all times. Consistent ability to use positive language Teamwork: Requires adaptability, enthusiasm, initiative, ability to handle criticism, even temperament and a positive approach to problem solving. Must work effectively within a team environment Dependable self-starter who can operate consistently with a high degree of accuracy. Strong attention to detail and desire to excel. Must also be able to work independently without direct supervision Familiar with master control operations and/or possess technical directing skills Must adhere to attendance guidelines Must be able and willing to work different shifts and be flexible with schedule changes OUR CULTURE Spectrum Networks is a growing organization, with 31 Networks across 12 States. Our commitment is to create relevant, timely content essential in the day to day lives of the people who live in the communities we serve. Additionally, our breadth allows us to share relevant content across our nation-wide networks, increasing our opportunity to share timely stories. We truly believe in continually redefining and re-establishing how we engage with our viewers and their local communities. Each Spectrum Networks’ employee is an influencer and culture keeper. We expect respectful communication (despite pressure), openness to feedback, an eagerness to learn, and an overall positive attitude! The Spectrum brand is powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, current unemployment status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. Charter Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability Charter Communications will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable laws, including local ordinances.

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