News Production Assistant (Part-Time) (7380)

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WLOS/WMYA is seeking a part-time production assistant. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to work well within a team and in a pressure filled, high stress, fast paced environment.

Responsibilities include:

  • Operate Chyron, Audio, Camera or Teleprompter for our (morning, evening, weekend) newscast
  • Prep for newscasts including but not limited to:
  • Prepare all graphics to air during newscast
  • Preset and assign all microphones for newscast
  • Studio and set preparation
  • Maintaining studio
  • Lighting
  • Tape Editing for newscasts
  • Other duties as assigned

Education/Experience Level:

  • Experience is not necessary, but education and/or internship in television or related field preferred
  • Training will be provided
  • Two year technical degree in television or related field is preferred

General Hours:

  • Saturday, Sunday, Monday night shift, 3:15pm-12:00am and Tuesday 8:00pm-12:00am
  • Must be able to work on weekends. Other hours as needed, on occasion

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

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