Technical Operator

Production for WTVF
Nashville, Tennessee

posted on August 29, 2018

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Technical Operator Description Responsible for on-air operation of the Ignite automated control room system to produce the stations newscasts and productions with a minimal amount of errors. This person reports to the Production Manager. Key activities This person would be assigned to control room productions both live and recorded. Works with directors and producers for pre-production, studio shot planning, graphics integration and Ignite IQT/TME building. Technical knowledge of backup control room systems and critical production signal flow. Knowledge of studio systems including robotic camera operation and "aux" signal flow for monitor feeds. Assist with any studio setups including but not limited to lighting. Other duties as assigned. Education & Experience/Certifications High school diploma or GED required. Bachelors in related discipline preferred. Currently or recently performing duties as a technical director of automated live programming, preferably at least 3 years prior experience. Skills & Abilities Must have the ability to work on fast-paced rapidly changing productions for extended periods. Working knowledge of state-of-the-art video switchers and effects. Familiar with routers, video servers, audio consoles, robotic studio cameras, graphics systems and studio production equipment. Strong computer skills. Effective communication and people skills. Work environment Constant viewing of multiple video and computer monitors. Ability to multitask using computer keyboards and equipment control panels. Flexible work hours required. Including holidays, weekends, evenings and possible overtime hours. Internal candidates please apply through WorkLife. External candidates apply at The E. W. Scripps Company is an equal opportunity employer.

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expires on 09/27/2018