• Full Time
  • Anywhere




WMAZ-TV is searching for a Media Operations Specialist to perform a variety of technical and support functions in the execution of live newscasts, studio productions, remotes, and on-air operations. The position is an excellent opportunity for candidates looking to start a career in television, video production, journalism, and digital content creation.



• Operate audio console, robotic cameras, lights, microphones, IFB, monitors and script computers for live newscasts and productions.

• Operate cameras and assist the station’s news team in the gathering and reporting of news and information to the community, including technically supporting live shots and shooting content as needed.

• Edit video to support news and station projects.

• Assist with setup and camera operation for live remotes including sports programs, community events, parades, and special projects.

• Route and record video as needed using microwave, satellite, and bonded cellular technology.

• Segment and prepare programs and pre-recorded material for on-air using applicable editing platforms.

• Train in all aspects of news production, including directing newscasts.


1-3 years



• Work or school-related experience in broadcasting is helpful.

• Computer skills are essential.

• Working knowledge of cameras, audio and video editing software is a plus.

• Must be dependable, flexible in terms of scheduling, a team player and work well under pressure.

• Must be able to lift objects up to 25 lbs.

• Flexible availability is essential.

• Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

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.



TEGNA offers comprehensive benefits designed to safeguard the physical, mental and financial health of our employees and their families. TEGNA offers two medical plan options for full and part-time employees through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas, as well as access to dental and eye care coverage; fertility, surrogacy and adoption assistance; disability and life insurance.

Our 401(k) program offers full, part-time and temporary employees the opportunity to contribute 1% – 80% of their pay on a pre-tax basis to TEGNA’s 401(k). Contributions made up to the first 4% of pay are eligible for a 100% match from the company and are 100% vested from day one.

Regardless of participation in TEGNA medical plans, ALL employees receive nine free virtual doctor’s appointments with a physician through Teladoc, and 12 annual therapy sessions with a licensed clinician for themselves and each of their family members through Spring Health.

TEGNA’s Paid Time Off (PTO) program begins with 15 days of PTO for full-time employees, and nine paid holidays. 


TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 64 television stations in 51 U.S. markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 network affiliates in the top 25 markets among independent station groups, reaching approximately 39 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks True Crime Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, digital and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit http://www.TEGNA.com.

EEO statement:

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, hiring and developing individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to add to our collaborative culture. We value and consider applications from all qualified candidates without regard to actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, disability, medical condition, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, military or veteran status, citizenship status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. TEGNA will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable law. If you are in need of an accommodation in order to submit your application, please email [email protected] 





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