News for Meredith/WGCL-TV
Atlanta, Georgia

posted on September 15, 2021

job posting:

WGCL-TV, a Meredith Corporation station, is in search of a highly-qualified, motivated candidate for our Photojournalist. This role is responsible for capturing the visuals of news stories and editing. Work performed is for all media platforms and initiatives, including for example: on-air, web, digital and social media. This role may also include the operation of the station’s SNG and ENG trucks. A link to view work samples is required for consideration. Essential Job Functions | Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results 60% Function as staff photographer; shoots and edits video of daily general assignments and spot news stories. 15% Utilize existing technology to enhance story coverage. 15% Operate ENG and SNG Vehicles and related broadcast equipment. 10% Maintain related technical equipment in working order. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered. Education: Minimum - High School diploma or GED required. Technical or vocational degree or two years of college preferred. Experience: Minimum of three years experience in television news photography preferably in a top 50 market, live ENG microwave truck operations and non linear editing experience. NPPA Workshop and SNG Operations experience is a plus. Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Good working knowledge of digital broadcast systems operations and broadcast system interconnection. Operation of large vehicles and knowledge of DOT rules and regulations. Possess good eye-hand coordination. Have a valid Driver’s License with excellent driving history. Must have good navigational skills. Able to work well under time constraints of news operation and be a good ambassador for the station at all times. Ability to work under pressure in a rapidly changing news environment. Must be able to make decisions quickly and accurately while coping with stress, resulting from a variety of circumstances. % Travel Required (Approximate): 80-90% local and/or regional travel

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expires on 10/15/2021