WJRT-TV, the ABC affiliate in Flint, Michigan is seeking candidates for Production Studio Crew/Director. Position includes working weekends. This is a Full Time position of 35 plus hours per week. Includes benefits. WJRT/Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company requiring pre-employment drug and background testing. EOE Gray Television Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical handicap or marital status. Disclaimer: The preceding job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and key responsibilities and essential duties of work performance by employees within this classification. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees to do this job. The job description is not an employment contract. Out company reserves the right to modify job duties or job descriptions at any time. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license in good standing. contact: To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to: www.gray.tv/applynow -OR- Rick Roffman Production Manager WJRT-TV 2302 Lapeer Road Flint, MI 48503 *********NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE **********
Essential Duties / Responsibilities
Responsibilities for Producer Director include producing and directing studio and remote productions, including newscasts, public affairs, public service, commercials, promos, and other special events. May participate in pre-production planning through all stages to completion of projects utilizing a nonlinear editor or as a live broadcast. Supervise, train, and assist production crew. Responsibilities for Studio Crew include operation of studio cameras, VizRT character Generator, audio boards, studio lighting equipment, editors, and teleprompters. Timing and cueing performers for live and recorded productions, operating cameras at remote locations. Involved with design, set-up, lighting, and set tear down for all productions in studio and remote. Assist with timing live news and manage the studio floor. Working with Engineering in master control. Secondary duties may include assisting the News Department with shooting and editing video news stories.
Skills / Qualifications
Must possess nonlinear editing , organizational, and time management skills. Candidate should have 1-2 years producing and directing experience with familiarity with studio production. College degree preferred.