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Photographer - Telemundo DC

Washington, DC
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Photographer - Telemundo DC

Jobid 23768-381847

Location: Washington, DC, 20044, USA

Description **Job Number** 36170BR

**Job Title** Photographer - Telemundo DC

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - WRC

**Posting Category** TV Content & Production

**About Us** NBCUniversal is launching a new Telemundo-owned station in Washington, D.C. This project will expand NBC Washington / WRC-TV’s news staff with a new team of Spanish-speaking and bilingual journalists to launch the new station. Both news teams will serve local Spanish- and English-speaking viewers in the greater Washington, D.C. region. The new Telemundo station team will work closely with WRC-TV’s team members in the existing facility that is home to NBC Washington.

NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations is the division of NBCUniversal that includes 30 NBC and Telemundo local television stations, a regional news network and their associated websites and digital platforms, as well as a group of out-of-home properties, a production company, an in-house marketing and promotions company and two national multicast networks, COZI TV and TeleXitos. The local stations, which can be viewed in 37 percent of U.S. homes and in Puerto Rico, produce and deliver their local communities compelling and unique local news, real-time weather forecasts, consumer and investigative reports and entertainment programming across all platforms to help keep their English and Spanish-speaking audiences informed anytime and anywhere.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** District of Columbia

**City** Washington, D.C.


Photographers are responsible for covering local news for Telemundo and participating in the newsgathering and editorial process. Responsibilities include:

Job Duties

+ Operate camera, sound, lighting and editing equipment to cover live and taped events

+ Utilize new and emerging technologies to develop content for Telemundo platforms

+ Respond quickly to breaking news while taking direction and interacting with the assignment desk, reporters/anchors, production, control room, and appropriate NBC personnel

+ Understand and practice ethical journalism

+ Gather news facts and create compelling stories when on assignment with or without a reporter

+ Edit video for broadcast and website

+ Operate ENG equipment including ENG cameras, portable VTR, ENG editing gear, audio, lighting and microwave equipment

+ Monitor and understand government and public service radio frequencies

+ Operate motor vehicles and live trucks

+ Contribute to social media coverage

+ Perform other related duties to ensure high quality news coverage


Basic Qualifications

+ Minimum 2 years’ experience as a news photographer

+ Must be able to lift and carry a minimum of 50 pounds of gear

+ Bilingual (English/Spanish) both written and verbal

+ Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and/or equivalent work experience

+ Must be willing to work in Washington, D.C.

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

+ Must be 18 years or older

+ Be available to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required

+ Must have valid driver’s license

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

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Qualifications

+ Thorough understanding of technology as it relates to non-linear editing and HD photography

+ Proficient in HD lighting, HD videography, non-linear editing with Avid & Final Cut, Dalet editing, microwave truck operations

+ Familiarity with new technologies such as Live U transmission, Go Pro cameras and Latakoo file sharing camera equipment

+ Familiarity with Panasonic P2 Cameras

+ Strong understanding of computer/IT workflows

+ Understand File Transfer Protocols

+ Familiarity with social media

+ Ability to provide written and visual content to the website

+ Knowledge of Grass Valley Group Vibrint and Edius or other computer based editing

+ Team player and adaptive to flexible work environment

+ Positive work ethic and ability to work under tight deadlines

+ High degree of integrity and professionalism

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


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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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