Calling all photojournalists! CBS13/CW31, O & O duopoly in West Sacramento has an immediate opening for a full-time union photographer who is proficient in shooting and editing.
Grip / Lighting / Electric
Live Event / On Location Services
Sacramento, California Area
Mar 27, 2023
If you like the rush of being in the middle of it all, developing as a great storyteller, and covering sports, politics, features, and hard news…then this is your next stop. Join a staff of NPPA-driven shooters that look forward to working with each other and the public to present quality stories. This is a union shop.
- Daily newsgathering, working with a reporter/or alone to shoot and edit daily stories
- Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer, or associate producer using in-house or field locations as needed
- Keep assigned equipment and/or vehicles in good working condition and file all required paperwork. Ability to set up live remotes with live trucks and use Live U’s if needed
- Creative and strive for the business, willing to learn from others to grow in this profession
- 2 + plus years in television experience covering breaking news, features and sports preferred
- MSJ’s and/or MMJ’s who are looking to be behind the camera are supported to apply
- Knowledgeable of the XDCAM EX camera and GRASS VALLEY (Edius) editing systems
- Experience operating microwave, bonded-cellular packs and/or satellite trucks
- MUST be willing to work mornings, days, nights, weekends, and holidays
- Sound journalistic judgment
- Passion for visual storytelling, excellent lighting skills and deadline oriented
- Ability to get along with others!
(PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR REEL/LINK FOR CONSIDERATION in the body of your resume)
Hiring Salary Range: $55,000.00 - 65,000.00.