Production Assistant – 13650

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere




KCEN-TV is looking for an additional news director to mainly help with the morning show, but possibly work evenings as well. We are currently a manual directing station with automation possibly on the way.


  • Prepping for newscasts and executing those plans through directing or audio.




  • Knowledge of Newscast directing and possess the ability to remain focused in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of ENPS and Chyron Camio a plus
  • Computer and/or broadcast technical skill a plus.
  • Work well under pressure and time constraints.
  • You must be prepared to work weekends as well as holidays.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Knowledge of Photoshop and AfterEffects is 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.




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