WPEC is looking for a Director for our Newscast.
WPEC is looking for a newscast Technical Director. If you have experience with directing fast-paced newscasts with multiple live shots, graphics, video animators and multiple studio cameras, we want to hear from you! The ideal candidate must have strong organizational skills, be self-motivated, have good visual sense, and must be able to work well under pressure, thrive on deadlines and work a flexible schedule. Knowledge of automation experience would be helpful to have. WPEC uses Ross Overdrive, XPression graphics & INEWS.
- Perform any production duties as assigned including:
- Direct and TD any assigned newscasts and productions.
- Prepare and insert graphic elements including over the shoulder graphics, lower thirds, full screen and animations into newsroom computer systems and Overdrive.
- Train production crew in cameras, audio, graphics, etc.
- Work as a liaison between the News & Engineering Department.
- Maintain production studio and control room.
- Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which may include website contribution.
- At least three (2) years experience
- Experience in directing live productions.
- Knowledge of production standards and equipment
- Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure.
- Typing and good spelling skills necessary.
- Ability to read and write.
- Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
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Sinclair Broadcast Group