The News Department at TelevisaUnivision is looking for a News Photographer to join our team! Univision Local Media KXLN 45 is seeking a Full Time News Photographer to shoot news and other events for TV productions, both live and recorded.
Live Event / On Location Services
Houston, Texas Area
Feb 22, 2023
Univision Local Media KXLN 45 is seeking a Full Time News Photographer to shoot news and other events for TV productions, both live and recorded. Edit material to script using non-linear, computer-based editing software from our facility, or via field ENG equipment from remote locations.
We are looking for an experienced, and highly ambitious news photographer. Candidate must possess a creative eye and have an innovative mind-set in storytelling. Join our award-winning team!
• Shoot and edit assigned and/or breaking news stories using ENG camera and non-linear editing
• Shoot and edit special assignments as needed.
• Provide pictures and short/snap videos from the field for our Social Media platforms.
• Create full-screen graphics for daily and special projects.
• Set up and operate microwave ENG trucks, as well as Live U equipment.
• Operate and maintain news vehicles and equipment in a safe and professional manner.
• Perform routine maintenance and light troubleshooting on assigned equipment.
• Travel may be required for special assignments and special coverages.
• Other tasks as assigned by supervisor.
• Will have constant interaction with engineering and production departments, and will be in daily
contact with the public, as well as local, state and federal officials.
• Self-motivated, well organized and with excellent personal interaction skills
• Bilingual fluency in English and Spanish
• Strong storytelling and problem-solving skills
• Must be able to work well in a fast-paced environment and meet strict deadlines
• Must be able to multi-task and communicate effectively
• Able to work flexible hours, including holidays, weekends and evenings, as well as during inclement weather such as Hurricanes
• Must be able to lift and carry broadcast video equipment (approximately 50 pounds)
• Must be able to sit for long periods of time
• Must possess vision and hearing acuity, clear and audible speech
• Must be able to work in outdoor and inclement weather conditions
• High School Diploma required, College degree or technical school training in Journalism,
Radio/Television, Production/ENG or related field, preferred
• Minimum 2 or more years working as news photographer in a TV news or similar environment
• Position is based out of Houston, Tx facility.
• Must have a Texas driver license and a clean driving record
• Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
• Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States