TN, Johnson City
It’s fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!
Dominant CBS/ABC combo serving the Tri-Cities, Tennessee and Virginia communities. We are in central proximity to major metropolitan areas, including Knoxville, Charlotte and Richmond. Our amazing work and play community is rich in history and home to the Birthplace of Country Music, Bristol Motor Speedway, and World Class Hiking and Fishing.
We are seeking a SUPERSTAR Production Technician.
Join our family that is committed to being part of the fabric of our communities for more than 65 years that has made us a LEADER in delivering local content to our viewers.
To learn more about our beautiful area click here- Visit Tri-Cities
Composes and frames camera shots using robotic cameras
Directs live and recorded newscasts, interviews, and other tapings using Grass Valley Ignite
Use Ignite Events to code shows in ENPS
Sets up studio, lights, and microphones
Assists in setup, directing, breakdown of field productions
Cleans and maintains sets
Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements & Skills:
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Ability to prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
High School Diploma required
Experience in television, film or post production preferred
Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff
Willingness to learn new equipment and techniques
Basic computer knowledge including Adobe Premiere
Ability to handle high stress environment with deadline pressures
Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The Production Assistant must be able to stand, sit, reach, climb, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, and make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions or outdoors during remote broadcasts. In addition, the Production Assistant must 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. Must be able to climb 12′ ladder. Must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you’ll enjoy your career with us!