Nexstar Media Group Part-Time Production Assistant in Fort Wayne, Indiana
Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation. Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC. Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Be a part of our winning team at WANE-TV. We are now accepting applications for a part-time production asisistant. The Production Assistant is responsible for various television production duties required to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts. Shift will include evenings and weekends.
Composes and frames camera shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors
Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the director
Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts
Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts
Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements
Sets up cameras and related equipment
Produces graphics for newscast
Creates graphics for the newscast
Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements & Skills:
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Ability to work closely with department members and work as a team player
BA Degree in telecommunications and television experience preferred
Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The Production Assistant must be able to stand, sit, reach, climb, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, and make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions or outdoors during remote broadcasts. In addition, the Production Assistant must 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. Must be able to climb 12' ladder. Must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.
ALL applicants must apply on-line at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com, please upload resume and cover letter.
Job Posting Title: Part-Time Production Assistant
Requisition ID: 2019-4561
Street: 2915 West State Blvd.