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Production Assistant (PT)
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Production Assistant (PT)

• Emerging Level

Summary

WXII TV has an opening for a Part Time Production Assistant. We are looking for an energetic team player who understands the flexible schedule that the broadcast industry requires to join our production crew.

Category Production Assistant 
Location Greensboro/Winston-Salem, North Carolina Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

This person will be responsible for operating cameras, teleprompter, audio-board, graphics and video equipment; as related to live broadcasts and post-production.  Must have good technical skills, and good communication skills. Responsibilities include floor directing, camera/studio operator, digital editing, assisting the news department, and other duties as assigned.

Job Responsibilities: 
  • Construction, maintenance, installation and operation of props, cameras, prompters, sets and other production equipment.
  • Lighting and script preparation for newscasts.
  • Edit syndicated promos for air.
  • Video cueing during newscasts.
  • Maintain professional appearance of studio/sets. 
  • Work also includes AVID editing (non-linear) for news and website content.
  • Assist the directors as needed.
  • In-person attendance is required
Experience Requirements:
  • Working knowledge of television newscast equipment and software required.
  • Videography experience helpful.
  • Non-linear editing experience a plus.
  • Hearst Television is a proud supporter of military veterans. Related military training and experience will be considered.     
Qualifications Requirements: 
  • Must have a good attitude, be willing to learn, and be a team player.
  • Must be able to problem solve quickly and work well under pressure and tight deadlines.
  • Attention to detail a must.
  • Ability to edit is essential.
Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications preferred. Completion of college level technical & editing classes a plus.
  • Equivalent military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) and associated experience will be considered. 
  • Hearst Television is a proud supporter of military veterans. Related military training and experience will be considered.

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