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Director III, KGUN

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Director III, KGUN

• Intermediate Level
Skills: Directors

Summary

The Director III is responsible for directing the station's newscasts from the news automated control room with a minimal number of errors while supervising the crew.

Category Directors  Technical Director 
Location Tucson, Arizona Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jul 15, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

WHAT YOU’LL DO
  • Assigned to daily newscasts as a director or technical director
  • Works with show producers using newsroom computer system to create an integrated automated show rundown
  • Directs control room crew for pre-production, studio shot planning and graphics integration
  • Direct other shows, production shoots and special reports as assigned
  • Assist with any studio setups including but not limited to lighting
  • Lends expertise to the client to help them better understand television and how it can help their product
  • Conceptualize and execute station initiatives and special projects
WHAT YOU’LL NEED
  • High school diploma or GED required. Bachelors in related discipline preferred.
  • 3 years’ experience directing LIVE newscasts and 1 year experience with IGNITE automation strongly preferred.
  • Must have previous multi-camera directing experience preferably in television news with control room automation.
WHAT YOU’LL BRING
  • Must have the ability to direct fast-pace rapidly changing productions for extended periods.
  • Working knowledge of state-of-the-art video switchers and effects.
  • Familiar with routers, video servers, audio consoles, robotic studio cameras, graphics systems and studio production equipment.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Effective communication and people skills.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule.
WORK ENVIRONMENT
  • Constant viewing of multiple video and computer monitors.
  • Flexible work hours required, including holidays, weekends, evenings and possible overtime hours.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening, Overnight
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