Audio Operator - PT

Production for KCAU TV
Sioux City, Iowa

posted on May 10, 2021

job posting:

The Audio Operator is responsible for sound checks, equipment placement, volume and quality of sound during live and taped productions. • Setting up sound and recording equipment, adjusting and testing the equipment • Activating and adjusting various sound sources including microphones, audio playback devices, remote venue should (live shots), routable sound devices and sources and other sound generating sources • Creating, maintaining and adjusting proper mix of sound sources in a live and/or recorded environment • Maintaining and managing audio devices and resources such as: audio mixing board, microphones, music playback devices and other sound generating or playback sources • Operates Audio Mixing Board during live broadcasts and during recorded shows • Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the Newscast Director • Operates studio cameras or remote cameras during live broadcasts • Confers with Newscast Directors and other crew and staff members to discuss show rundowns, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements • Sets up cameras and related equipment • Tests, cleans and maintains camera, lighting and studio equipment • Produces graphics for newscast • Operates graphics production to create graphics for the newscast • Performs other duties as assigned Requirements & Skills: • Must be able to perform all duties under high stress situations and conditions • Must have excellent interpersonal skills • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written • Proficiency with computers, telephone, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

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expires on 06/24/2022