- News-Production Assistant

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News-Production Assistant


The Production Assistant is responsible for various television production duties required to record live broadcasts and recorded segments.

Category Audio / Music / Sound  Camera Crew  Camera Operators  Grip / Lighting / Electric  Live Event / On Location Services  Production Assistant  Teleprompter  Video Editor 
Location Missouri
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Nov 16, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Composes and frames camera shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors
  • Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the director
  • Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts
  • Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts
  • Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements
  • Sets up cameras and related equipment
  • Tests, cleans, and maintains camera equipment
  • Runs audio for newscasts
  • Operates teleprompter for newscasts
  • Edits video
  • Produces graphics and operates graphic equipment for newscast
  • Maintains the cleanliness of the studio
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements & Skills:
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Flexible schedule required - nights, early mornings and/or weekends, as well as shift work are possible.
  • Must have the ability to stand for a couple of hours at a time.

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