Category:
News
Position/Title:
News Photographer
Details:
Nexstar Media Group is the largest TV station operator in the country with 197 television stations (including partner stations) in 115 markets. But we are more than that. We’re also a technology company. Along with a broad range of broadcast opportunities, Nexstar staffs a growing and diversified digital media operation encompassing content management and mobile platforms, content marketing, targeted advertising products and strategic digital design and advertising operations. From newsroom to sales to operations to digital technology, joining Nexstar Nation offers unlimited opportunities for your career endeavors.  Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.

 

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

 

Position Summary

WKRG News 5, a dominant Nexstar CBS affiliate in Mobile/Pensacola, seeks a News Photographer to join our news team. The News Photographer is responsible for operating television or video cameras to record images or scenes for news reports

Vacancy Type:
Full Time
Date Posted:
12/22/2020
Closing Date:
4/2/2021
City:
Mobile – 36606
State:
Alabama
Experience:
General Responsibilities

  • Shoots video for news reports
  • Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, logistics and shot requirements
  • Sets up, composes and executes video shots
  • Maintains video equipment
  • Edits video clips for television broadcasts and eMedia content
  • Operates live microwave and satellite trucks in remote situations
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements:

Responsibilities & Skills include, but not limited to:

 

  • High school diploma
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Minimum two years’ experience operating video recording equipment (More for larger markets and less for smaller markets)
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Proficiency with video recording equipment
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Flexibility to work any shift

Physical Demands & Work Environment

The News Photographer must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.  In addition, the News Photographer must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Repetitive movements are required.  Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.

Apply online at www.nexstar.tv/career

 

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