• Part Time
  • Anywhere


Hearst Television, Inc


WMTW-TV, the ABC affiliate in Portland, Maine has an opening for a Part Time Camera Operator. As Camera Operator, you will control the visual broadcast equipment during newscasts. You will work with the news production team and have a working knowledge of broadcast production operations to bring an organized and creative perspective to our television screens. You will report to the Operations Manager.


  • Operate television cameras for a live broadcast and live production setting
  • Work with directors, producers and talent and must remain focused
  • Will also operate audio console, being responsible for all aspects of sound during newscasts and other projects
  • Operate and maintain studio lights
  • Operate Windows-based computer software to prepare video recordings for air
  • Punctual attendance for shifts that can start as early as 3:30am
  • Work weekends and holidays, to support our 24/7 broadcast operations
  • Work from a standing position for a 2-3 hour period


  • Experience using Windows-based computer software
  • Immediate response to issues that unexpectedly arise on air is necessary
  • Knowledge of studio lighting
  • Climb ladders up to 15 feet and the ability to lift 25 pounds
  • Can work flexible hours and shifts including holidays and weekends
  • Engage with team to resolve unanticipated situations
  • Related military experience will be considered

Diversity Statement

At Hearst Television we tell stories every day. Stories about people of all cultures, backgrounds, perspectives, and identities. That's why, behind the scenes, we believe in being an organization as diverse and varied as the audience we reach, ensuring that the content we create is more compassionate, and more representative of the communities we serve.





Please visit careers.htv.hearst.com to apply. EOE