Operations Technician

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Fresno,CA

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION


The Operations Technician operates studio cameras, teleprompter, audio board, graphics console and editing equipment.

  • Operates studio cameras and field cameras for live and taped events
  • Composes and frames shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors, station management, other personnel
  • Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the directors, station management, other personnel
  • Operates audio equipment for live and taped events
  • Operates computer editing systems, electronic titling systems, video switching equipment, and digital video effects units to produce a final product. Organizes and edits raw footage according to scripts or instructions for news, commercial and promotional efforts.
  • Sets up for equipment, cameras, monitors, staging, as well as other equipment in the production of news broadcasts, commercial production or other content
  • Operates computers, smartphones, tablets or other devices to post to station social media
  • Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, work product and desired effects.
  • Maintains station equipment as assigned.
  • The candidate should also have the ability to work and communicate well with others in a fast-paced environment, while following all company rules and codes of conduct.
  • Adherence to strict deadlines is a must.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 
  • Operates studio cameras and field cameras for live and taped events
  • Composes and frames shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors, station management, other personnel
  • Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the directors, station management, other personnel
  • Operates audio equipment for live and taped events
  • Operates computer editing systems, electronic titling systems, video switching equipment, and digital video effects units to produce a final product
  • Collaborate with the director and studio staff to coordinate the action in the studio
  • Builds and decorates the set and/or provides props used for production
  • Assist in the installation, operation and maintenance of sound recording equipment
  • Operate studio graphic systems during broadcast/production
  • Provide audio production-related support as needed and may work with outside production facilities
  • Assist in digital media productions, liaising with appropriate departments
  • May convert analog recordings, film, or printed materials to digital format
  • Maintains and stores equipment, records and tape

JOB EXPERIENCE

  • Experience with broadcast television cameras, graphics systems, audio boards and non-linear editing systems is preferred.

 

 


REQUIREMENTS

  • Degree in Communication or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience preferred
  • Experience in television, film, or post production preferred but not required
  • Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Must join IBEW Union


ADDITIONAL INFO


HOW TO APPLY

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/details/Technician-I–Operations_REQ-17437-1