News Photojournalist

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere


Nexstar Media Group,Inc.


The primary responsibility of the news photographer/storyteller is to shoot and edit video for our investigative team under deadline pressure.


Principle Responsibilities

  • Works in the investigative team
  • Must be able to balance day-of, short-term and long-term projects
  • Will occasionally be needed for breaking news, GA, sports
  • Ensures sound and picture quality of all video shot
  • Works alone or with a reporter to shoot and edit for broadcast
  • Drives and operates ENG Microwave Van
  • Operates Dejero LIVE devices
  • Maintains inventory of all assigned equipment and be responsible for its up-keep
  • Edit stories for newscasts
  • Obtain FAA-107 license in 90 days to legally operate sUAS


This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflections of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other, or different, tasks be performed when circumstances change, e.g., emergencies, changes in personnel, workload, rush jobs, special projects, technological developments, etc.


Requirements & Skills

  • Ability to shoot and edit video in all kinds of settings and under extreme deadline pressure
  • Ability to drive and operate ENG Microwave Van
  • Operate assigned photography equipment
  • Knowledge of how assigned photography gear works to perform minor repairs and troubleshoot in-field, if necessary
  • Ability to operate linear and non-linear videotape editing
  • Ability to type
  • Ability to handle telephones and other communication equipment
  • Must possess a valid state driver's license (or be able to get one) and maintain a clean driving record


Physical Requirements

  • Dexterity to operate camera, VTR, etc.
  • Good vision to shoot and edit video
  • Ability to lift 100 lbs. or more, as needed, of equipment consisting of a camera, light kit, tripod, batteries, etc.
  • Work in all kinds of weather conditions
  • Ability to accommodate travel assignments out of the market as required


Salary Range: $52K+ Based on Experience


To Apply: Please visit the Work for Us page at at the Nexstar Website at: to complete the application process. To be considered for this job you must apply online. No Calls



KDVR/KWGN is an equal opportunity employer that seeks diversity in our workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.



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