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Production Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION:

KOAT-TV Hearst Television’s ABC affiliate in Albuquerque, NM has an opening for a Production Assistant. We are looking for an energetic team player who understands the flexible schedule that the broadcast industry requires to join our production crew.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

This person will be responsible for operating cameras, teleprompter, audio-board, graphics and video equipment; as related to live broadcasts and post-production. Must have good technical skills, and good communication skills. Responsibilities include floor directing, camera/studio operator, digital editing, assisting the news department, and other duties as assigned.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Construction, maintenance, installation and operation of props, cameras, prompters, sets and other production equipment.
  • Maintain professional appearance of studio/sets.
  • Work also includes AVID editing (non-linear) for news and website content.
  • Lighting and script preparation for newscasts.
  • Edit syndicated promos for air.
  • Video cueing during newscasts.
  • Assist the directors as needed.

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience:

  • Working knowledge of television newscast equipment and software required.
  • Videography experience helpful.
  • Non-linear editing experience a plus.

Qualifications Requirements:

  • Must have a good attitude, be willing to learn, and be a team player.
  • Must be able to problem solve quickly and work well under pressure and tight deadlines.
  • Attention to detail a must.
  • Ability to edit is essential.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications preferred.
  • Completion of college level technical & editing classes a plus.
  • Equivalent work experience also considered.

HOW TO APPLY:

To Apply:
Visit careers.hearsttelevision.com and upload a resume and cover letter.

EOE
M/F/D/V

DEADLINE: 2016-07-02