Perform in-station duties for production of live and taped programming including but not limited to: Audio, Ross xPression graphics, teleprompter, robotic cameras and news editing, ingest and monitor commercials to external and internal servers. Tune in live shots to coordinate ENG remotes – communicate with newsroom to identify field crews live locations and work with them to establish and tune in live shots.
Essential Functions May be responsible for assisting in the operation of automated production equipment.
Participate in field operations for special events. Floor direct, assist with microwave capability/ setup of equipment for production of live and taped programming, news, station promotion, community service projects, commercials, and other productions.
Monitor and be actively involved with quality assurance; responsible for on-air readiness and pre-show equipment checks.
Basic Qualifications:2 years previous related production work in one or more of the following areas: Audio, Assistant Director, Chyron, Teleprompter, Camera and/or Camera robotics.
Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through Apply to be considered Must be able to work flexible hours including weekends, holidays and overnights and to return to work in emergencies depending upon news coverage.
Must have the ability to work any of a 24 x 7 shift
Must be willing to work at the station in West Hartford, CT.
Must be a member or be willing to become a member of the IBEW union.
Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.
Must be 18 years or older.
3 years experience with computer applications working and monitoring multiple screens and software applications simultaneously in a broadcast environment
Proficient in iNews.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Programs including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
College or vocational school education in broadcast communications or journalism
Team player who is flexible
Motivated and has ability to work on their own unsupervised
Displays a positive work ethic and can work under time specific deadlines
High degree of integrity and professionalism
Up to date on and interested in current news events
Strong Organizational Skills
Ability to work well and communicate with others
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