- Photographer

Job Details




• Intermediate Level


KNBC has an opportunity for an ENG News field photographer to join our and News operations team.

Category Camera Operators  Photographers 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Mar 27, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • The field photographer will work closely with News operations, management, On-Air reporters  and other newsroom personnel to gather high-quality and informative news stories to be used on all media platforms.
  • The Ideal candidate will be held to the highest journalistic standards.
  • Field photographers also work on other station projects as assigned.
  • Adhere to company safety  and daily operational policies .
Basic Qualifications
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in News camera/field photography
  • Must be fully knowledgeable in all aspects of ENG field operations
  • Must be proficient working with Edius edit, Dalet and Adobe Premiere
  • Must be proficient in digital video workflows (FTP, Bonded-Cellular, and/or IP connectivity) 
  • Must be able to operate a microwave truck and other vehicles in a safe manner
  • Job requires the ability to perform well outside in all kinds of weather and with a high degree of self-sufficiency
  • Ability to lift various equipment up to 35 LBS
  • Must be fluent in Spanish read and write
  • Must be self-motivated, collaborative and possess a high level of creativity to tell stories with sound and images
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered 
  • Must be willing to work in Los Angeles and surrounding area. 
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • This position is covered under a collective bargaining agreement between the Company and the National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians Union (NABET). Successful candidate will be required to join the NABET Union if not already a member and remain a member in good standing of that union
  • Must be able to work weekends, longer hours or varying shifts when necessary to meet production and broadcast deadlines
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Degree in broadcast journalism/Production, Military or related education/work experience. . 
  • Excellent photographer in Newsgathering sense, News production, station promotions and other general station projects as assigned
  • Work independently and capture informative and reliable newsgathering pictures and audio for broadcast
  • Exceptional knowledge navigating the Internet and working with computers and digital equipment
  • Work with others efficiently under daily and deadline pressure
  • Productively excel within a fast-paced and multi-cultural broadcast operations and local news team environment
  • Solve technical issues in the field  

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