Technical Operator

Location Charlotte, North Carolina Job Number 1711758 Brand WSOC Television, Inc.

Description

Technical Operator (Ignite Operator/Production Assistant)

WSOC-TV is searching to fill its opening for a Technical Operator. This is a full time position within the News Department. We are looking for someone who knows how to keep a news studio functioning smoothly. Lights, microphones, IFBs, monitors and studio cameras are all a responsibility. Duties for this position include production assistant duties (robotics camera operation, teleprompter, basic lighting). Equally important, there are newscast directing duties with the Grass Valley Ignite system. 


Qualifications

·Minimum 2 years directing, preferably with Grass Valley Ignite automation system

·Knowledge of Newtek Tricaster

·Studio management experience

·Understanding of newsroom systems iNews or ENPS and extensions with Deko and Chyron

·MOS and basic computer network understanding

Candidate should be a problem solver and quick thinker, using technical know-how to resolve existing issues and to work around problems that arise during live news.

The position requires shift flexibility. Shift may include early mornings and/or weekend duties.



About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers and non-daily publications; and digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, Mundo Hispanico, Southern Kitchen and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.



Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-NC-Charlotte-1901 N Tryon St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Variable

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing