MMJ/Editor

News for WTHI-TV
Terre Haute, Indiana

posted on April 12, 2019


job posting:

JOB SUMMARY: The MMJ combines artistic talent, technical expertise, and composition skills to produce images that will provide a visual story on a given topic as assigned. Principal Duties & Responsibilities: * Shoots and edits news video stories, including daily news, special news, features, sports and live events. * Takes direction from, and interact with, the assignment desk, producers, reporters, anchors and production control room personnel. * Maintains and operates camera equipment as well as company vehicle safely and efficiently. Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: * Maintains positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments. * Responds positively to feedback. * Ability to edit raw video to newscast form in a manner to complete the story for the viewer. * Proficient in social networking sites. Ex: Twitter, Facebook. * Must be detail-oriented. * Must present professional image as a representation of the station at all times. Education/Experience: High School Diploma or GED is required. A Bachelor's degree or equivalent in broadcasting, journalism, or related field preferred. Minimum of 2 years video photography in a medium or major market TV News station preferred, but not required. Training/Equipment: Operate live trucks and camera equipment. Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements: Must be able to operate computer and editing machine. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Travel will be required on a regular basis. Position requires the transport of equipment weighing up to 60 lbs. Position often requires work in extreme outdoor temperatures. A valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record are required. NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. ********* EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED ********* About Heartland Media: Heartland Media offers strong benefits including health, vision, dental and life insurance for full time employees and a 401(k) contribution plan for eligible employees.


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expires on 08/31/2019