- Studio Camera Operator

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Studio Camera Operator


Studio Camera Operator

• Emerging Level


KCCI 8 News, Iowa’s News Leader, has an immediate opening for a full-time Studio Camera Operator who is a self-motivated, detail oriented, organized multi-tasking team player with strong interpersonal skills that works well under pressure.

Category Camera Operators  Live Event / On Location Services 
Location Des Moines, Iowa Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Aug 05, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

 Ideal candidate will have working knowledge of broadcast production operations.

Job Responsibilities: 
  • Responsible for operation of television cameras for a live broadcast 
  • Interact with directors, producers and talent & must remain focused at all times 
  • Operate television studio cameras in a live production setting.
  • Punctual attendance for shifts that can start as early as 3am.
  • Work weekends and holidays as necessary, in support of our 24/7 broadcast operations.
  • In-person attendance is required
Experience Requirements:
  • Experience operating professional video cameras in live production.
  • Experience using Windows-based computer software.
  • Hearst Television is a proud supporter of military veterans. Related military training and experience will be considered.
Qualifications Requirements: 
  • Knowledge of robotic camera operation and audio is highly desirable
  • Ability to rapidly respond properly to issues that unexpectedly arise on air is necessary.
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds.
  • Can work flexible hours and shifts including holidays and weekends.
  • Must be an effective communicator and team-worker, able to work cooperatively with others, sometimes in stressful situations.
  • Ability to follow instructions quickly and accurately, with attention to detail.
  • Ability to work from a standing position for a 2-3 hour period. 

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