Editor/Production Assistant-12544

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere




WPMT FOX43 has an immediate opening for a Video Editor/Production Assistant who can create shareable and exciting content for television, social media and mobile. The ideal candidate is an artist and journalist who can tell great stories through words and pictures. They are familiar with the latest editing tools and techniques and are able to create unique and exciting content on all platforms.


  • Take video materials and write a voice-over sound on tape (VOSOT) or packages for talent to front
  • Edit packages, vo/sots and digital video with Edius and other editing platforms
  • Create digital content, edit social videos and post to social media
  • Operate robotic, studio, and remote cameras
  • Operate teleprompter
  • Operate tape machines for both playback and record
  • Assist in set and lighting of both studio and remote projects
  • Regular maintenance of studio facilities and remote equipment
  • Routing reporters, traffic cameras and other sources to be taken to air for live broadcast
  • Other duties as assigned by the Production Manager




  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field preferred
  • Demonstrated news judgment, writing skills, and non-linear editing skills
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines
  • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events
  • Must be flexible with schedule, reliable and dependable
  • Knowledge of EDIUS, or any Non-Linear base editing system required
  • Knowledge of ENPS a plus
  • Travel: Rarely: less than 10%
  • Work Environment Set: Office: normally performed in a typical interior/office environment
  • Physical Demands Set: Light work: Involves sitting most of the time, walking, lifting, bending, standing, etc.



TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 63 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit http://www.TEGNA.com.


TEGNA requires all employees to be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus.


EEO statement:

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information. TEGNA complies with all applicable laws related to accommodations.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.