NBC 15, WPMI-TV is seeking a full-time Technical Director for its live, local evening news programming.
Requirements: NBC 15, WPMI-TV is seeking a full-time Technical Director for its live, local weeknight news programming (Monday-Friday, 2pm-11pm).
Work with producers in order to follow rundown requests and make sure expectations can be performed without risking the show flow
Direct technical aspects of newscasts and other productions like promos, cut-ins and special reports
Check and switch between video and audio sources
Responsible for the on-air products, including camera shots and graphics, lighting, monitors and sets
Job Skills and Requirements:
2-3 years of experience is preferred
Experience directing and editing newscasts
Knowledge of production standards
Knowledge of Ross Vision Production Switcher & Expression Graphics Systems
Knowledge of broadcast newsroom operations and equipment
Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure
Typing and spelling skills required
Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments
College degree in Journalism or a related field is preferred
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