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Technical Director/Photojournalist

Las Vegas, NV
  • Job Code
    36870BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Technical Director/Photojournalist

Jobid 23768-385729

Location: Las Vegas, NV, 89102, USA

Description **Job Number** 36870BR

**Job Title** Technical Director/Photojournalist

**Business Segment** Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations

**Sub-Business** NBCUOTS - TLM KBLR

**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.

Telemundo Station Group, part of the NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations division of NBCUniversal, is comprised of 20 local television stations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Producing and broadcasting more than 7,000 hours of unique and relevant local content each year, including award-winning news, public affairs, and entertainment programming, Telemundo Station Group serves Spanish-speaking viewers in the metropolitan areas of Los Angeles, San Diego, New York, Miami-Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Dallas-Fort Worth, Chicago, San Francisco Bay Area, San Antonio, Phoenix, Harlingen, Fresno, Denver, Philadelphia, Las Vegas, Boston, Tucson, Washington, DC, Conneticut and Puerto Rico. In Addition, Telemundo Station Group operates TeleXitos, the national multicast network that offers viewers popular action and adventure television series and feature films in Spanish. The group also provides support to 53 Telemundo affiliates across the country and manages dedicated local websites and applications, as well as a robust digital out-of-home operation.

**Country** United States

**State** Nevada

**City** Las Vegas

**Responsibilities**

As a Technical Director you will capture and edit content as well as troubleshoot during the live newscast. 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 newscast and other productions like promos, cut-ins, special reports, among other projects assigned.

Check and switch between video and audio sources, and take responsibility for the on-air product, including camera shots and graphics, lighting, monitors and sets.

Edit video/audio and create graphic elements for the newscasts or any other production as required. Record promos inside or outside the studio, shoot video for news broadcasts from the field, post video and pictures to digital platforms.

**Qualifications/Requirements**

- Directing and editing experience is a must.

- Bi-lingual – Fluent in both Spanish and English.

- Demonstrated ability to make sound news judgment.

- Experience in graphic programs such as but not limited to: Final Cut-Pro, - - Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premie, Edius and iNews.

- Experience editing with non-linear and linear platforms.

- Must provide a DVD (will not be returned) or online link of sample work.

- Degree in Journalism and/or Mass Communication preferred.

- Must be available to work flexible hours (whenever necessary for show production) early mornings, evenings, holidays.

- Ability to work in a fast paced, high pressure environment. Flexibility to adapt to changes before and during the newscasts.

- Previous experience directing newscasts and editing.

- Ability to assist with camera settings, equipment changes and modifications.

- Proven ability to troubleshoot equipment failure, fix and find solutions to maintain quality of newscast on-air.

- Able to travel and work flexible hours.

- Willing to work in Las Vegas, NV station.

- External applicants must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered.

**Desired Characteristics**

- Must have very strong non-linear editing skills.

- Must be able to direct multiple daily newscasts, breaking news and cut-ins and ability to improvise while recording or doing live shows.

- Production skills in graphics. Must be able to take raw footage and polish it into final on-air product.

- Must be detailed oriented and capable of working under very tight deadlines.

- Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.

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

Must be 18 years or older

Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

Must be able to perform medium/heavy physical work which includes: Lifting and carrying camera equipment ranging from 25 lbs. to 50 lbs. for extended periods of time to shoot both in studio and on remote locations.

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.



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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