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2017-12-142018-01-12

Photographer - NBC Connecticut

Hartford, CT
  • Job Code
    37851BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Photographer - NBC Connecticut

Jobid 23768-390703

Location: Hartford, CT, 06132, USA

Description **Job Number** 37851BR

**Job Title** Photographer - NBC Connecticut

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - WVIT

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** Connecticut

**City** Hartford

**Responsibilities**

Essential Responsibilities



+ Perform news operations duties as needed.

+ Operate and maintain a professional quality video camera and related news gathering equipment.

+ Operate and maintain live equipment including microwave, satellite, and cellular bonded technology.

+ Work with reporters in the field to turn visually-creative, memorable stories as well as interesting, active live shots.

+ Understands and practices ethical journalism.

+ Gathers news facts and creates compelling stories when on assignment with or without a reporter.

+ Works with daily deadlines.

+ Performs other related duties that ensure high quality new coverage. _Post content to digital platforms._

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Basic Qualifications:



+ Minimum one year experience shooting videotape and knowledge of live remote capabilities in a top 50 Broadcast station.

+ Minimum one year experience operating communication tools and staying connected with the assignment constituencies (i.e. use of email software, cell phone, messaging tools, etc.)

+ Minimum one year experience editing stories. Eligibility Requirements:

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

+ Must be willing to work at the station in West Hartford, CT

+ Ability to work any of a 24/7 shift, holidays, weekends and respond to breaking news events.

+ Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

+ Must be a member or be willing to become a member of the IBEW union

+ Must submit a reel of own work to be considered.

+ Physical requirements required to perform medium/heavy physical work which includes: Lifting and carrying camera equipment ranging from 15 pounds to 30 pounds (in camera weight) for extended periods of time to shoot on remote locations.

+ Must have a valid driver’s license

+ Must be 18 years or greater

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Bachelor’s Degree

+ 5 years photography/editing experience in a medium or major market TV News station

+ Knowledge of HPX Panasonic 380 cameras, Edius Pro edit system and Grass Valley Stratus

+ Proficient in asset management and file sharing programs including LMX and Latakoo

+ Minimum one year experience operating ENG live/microwave truck.

+ Team player who is flexible

+ Proficient in iNews.

+ Proficient in Microsoft Office Programs including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook

+ Demonstrated ability to enterprise, research and plan stories.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



Categories

  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • Reporter

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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