- Production Operator

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Production Operator


For this position, the associate will be cross-trained and expected to perform the jobs of Stage Manager and Utility. Assignments will include performing any of the above jobs in alternating roles during the course of a shift or work week.

Category Production Assistant  Production Services 
Location Greater Atlanta Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Mar 23, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

This position is able to effectively handle all production job functions in all live shows and productions for The Weather Channel,, and other related initiatives, accepting new assignments and technological challenges as required to support future company initiatives and an ever- changing dynamic broadcasting environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Give time cues to anchors, ensure anchors are in correct studio positions during show
  • Communicate changes to the studio anchors.
  • Prior to show time, ensure all set monitors and prompter monitors are working
  • When necessary, ensure all lights are on and if not, alert the Director
  • Be able to move set pieces into position and plug in electrical set pieces.
  • Inform show director of all studio issues that may impact the show.
  • Expected to move set pieces or other staging items as needed for production needs.
  • Assist with cable management of cameras during shows.
  • Control and manipulate mechanical set pieces as needed
  • Work with Lighting Director on staging and lighting maintenance or improvements
  • May be required to lift lighting fixtures, move scenery or other equipment. The weight may range from 20-100 lbs. Anything over 25 lbs would be carried by multiple crew members.
Education, Experience, Certification Requirements
  • Minimum of 1-3 years experience in a live television environment
  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Excellent communication skills including verbal and written.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to work and thrive in a team environment.
  • Unquestionable ethical standards.
  • Extremely adaptable and flexible in the face of varying demands
  • Ability to work as a self-starter with minimum supervision

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