Broadcast Director – 10143

  • Anywhere


13 ON YOUR SIDE, the TEGNA-owned ABC affiliate in beautiful Grand Rapids, Michigan is seeking a broadcast director who understands great production value and teamwork. If you are a creative visionary with strong technical abilities, this may be the career move you are looking for.



  • Operate a Sony MVS-6000 production switcher.
  • Cover other production areas including studio operations, audio, and master control duties.
  • Identify and implement high quality production elements.
  • Collaborate with a team of multimedia technicians, producers, and on-air talent to deliver clean, dynamic live and pre-recorded content.



  • Minimum two years of experience manually directing on a multi-format, production switcher system in a fast-paced news environment.
  • Must be a team player able to collaborate, but also comfortable taking the lead and guiding the crew.
  • Working knowledge of broadcast technologies including switchers, routing systems, master control servers, audio consoles, and remote studio camera controls.
  • Must be willing to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Must work well under pressure and time constraints.
  • Ability to make quick decisions in a live environment.
  • Ability to climb ladders and lift 50lbs.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.