Part-Time Production Technician


  • Job Description

Job Description

WNCN-TV Part-Time Production Technician Position

The CBS affiliate in Raleigh, NC seeks a Part-Time Television Production Assistant to perform duties for live and pre-recorded television broadcasts and webcasts including newscasts, breaking news, and other programming on air, online, and on social media platforms.

  • Additional Job Description

Additional Job Description

  • Duties (including but not limited to):
  • Operate audio board, microphones, and IFB equipment
  • Operate graphics systems
  • Operate multiple studio robotic cameras simultaneously
  • Operate teleprompter
  • Provide cues to on air talent
  • Adjust and dress cables, equipment, props, etc. to maintain an orderly, safe, and clean studio space
  • Monitor and adjust studio lights
  • Record, edit and import elements for master control automation
  • Communicate and collaborate successfully with journalists, presenters, technicians, fellow production staff, other station team members, and members of the public
  • Other Technical Skills:
  • Confidence in general computer skills
  • Video Non-linear editing
  • Operation of studio and field cameras to record and transmit video for use in live and pre-recorded programs and segments
  • Familiarity with and/or ability to quickly get up to speed on file formats and video codecs for ingest, encoding, and playback of assets
  • Willingness and ability to train and acquire skills and knowledge to direct (switcher operation), produce live streams, operate routing gear, and the operate live transmission equipment (TVU, ENG, & SNG) in the field, is a plus.
  • Work Schedule is:  As Assigned
  • Availability to work a set part-time schedule and regularly pick up extra shifts.

Requirements & Skills:

  • Degree in Communication or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience
  • Experience in television, film, or post production preferred but not required
  • Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent communication and organization skills

PT Benefits:

Free Employee Assistance Program & 401K is available the First Day of the Month after 60 days of employment

EOE M/F/D/V   Pre-employment Background & MVR screening required.

All Applicants must apply Online and Create an Account to add your Resume and Cover Letter.

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

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