Photojournalist

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

WJZY

Nexstar Media Group,Inc.

DESCRIPTION

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing!  The Photojournalist operates television or video cameras to record images or scenes for news reports.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Shoots video for news reports


  • Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, logistics and shot requirements


  • Sets up, composes and executes video shots


  • Maintains video equipment


  • Edits video clips for television broadcasts and eMedia content


  • Operates live microwave and satellite

JOB EXPERIENCE

  • 4 years College degree preferred or equivalent experience
  • Minimum five years’ experience operating video recording equipment in smaller markets, three years' in larger markets

REQUIREMENTS

  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Minimum five years’ experience operating video equipment
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Proficiency with video recording equipment
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Some travel may be required
  • Flexibility to work any shift


Physical Demands & Work Environment
:

Photojournalists must be able to stand, sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work near others, work outdoors in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, Photojournalist must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds, and be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.


ADDITIONAL INFO

EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities
Disabled
Women
Veterans


HOW TO APPLY

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

https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/details/Photojournalist_REQ-20550