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Camera & Lighting Tech Operator

Camera & Lighting Tech Operator

• Emerging Level


The Camera & Lighting Tech Operator is a full-time, project-based position that should last for approximately 12 months.

Category Camera Operators  Grip / Lighting / Electric  Technician 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jun 23, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Work with technical staff to satisfy production needs for a daily live three hour morning football show.
  • Primary responsibility is to provide support for camera and lighting operations across multiple studios and street locations.
  • Proficient with live operation of multiple Ikegami OCPs for balancing light intensity, color temperature, and detail for all shooting locations and studio positions.
  • Capable to handle Ross cambots, “Furio” robotics, rooftop and POV cameras across multiple studios.
  • Assist in building and striking the set for studio lighting, cameras, and cable wrangling on a daily basis.
  • Maintain continuity and maintenance of all related camera and lighting equipment.
  • Work creatively and collaboratively with Production and Operations management to establish sound production practices for the delivery of content within sports, news, and topical programming.
  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Communications) or equivalent work experience required
  • 1+ years of related experience in live, multi-camera studio production preferred
  • Proficient with Ross Cambots, Furio robotics, and Ikegami cameras
  • Familiarity with Telemetrics (roof)
  • Familiarity with ETC Ion console a plus.
  • Ability to carry, climb, and operate on ladders.
  • Must be willing to work flexible, non-traditional hours including early mornings and holidays.
  • Must be able to lift set pieces and properly transport studio gear in a safe and conscientious manner.
Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
Desired Characteristics
  • Qualified applicants must demonstrate and maintain an understanding of established industry standards, equipment and quality control
  • Punctuality and self-responsibility required.
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills required
  • Must be a collaborative team player who works well in a fast paced, dynamic studio environment

Job Type Contract  Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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