News Production Assistant (Part-Time) (7885)

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WCIV is seeking a part-time production assistant.

Responsibilities include:

  • Operation of studio cameras
  • Operation of teleprompter
  • Providing assistance with logistical setup of on-air shows
  • Providing assistance to the News department to ensure high-quality newscasts
  • Providing assistance to the News department to ensure high-quality newscasts
  • Providing assistance to newscast directors
  • Providing clear communication with all staff members

Skills:

  • Knowledge of production standards and equipment
  • Live audio experience extremely helpful
  • Graphics experience helpful
  • Ability to communicate and perform duties while under pressure
  • Typing and good spelling skills necessary
  • Ability to read and write, college degree preferred
  • Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments
  • Must have valid driver's license with clean record
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills preferred
  • Applicant should be extremely dependable, prompt and have a positive demeanor

Education/Experience Level:

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

General Hours:

  • Evenings, 4-5 days per week, including weekends
  • 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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