Media Operations Specialist
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 9/24/2017

Job Description

JOB SUMMARY

We are looking for multi-skilled media professional with a systematic knowledge of current broadcasting technologies. These technologies include, but are not limited to, broadcast production automation, robotic camera control and digital content distribution. Successful candidates possess the creativity and skills to contribute to visually compelling, fast-paced newscasts and programming.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operation of control room live production automation system
  • Robotic camera control during live news broadcasts
  • Coordinate studio environment for live production
  • Master Control operation in a HUB/Spoke environment
  • Automation playlist coordination
  • Hand-held camera operation
  • Manage transmission, reception, recording, and general quality control of signals from ENG, SNG, and TVU remote broadcasts
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Job Requirements

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's Degree in Communications or related field or a minimum of three years of media experience
  • Experience with control room production automation, ELC preferred
  • Experience with robotic and held-held camera operation preferred
  • Working knowledge of newsroom computer system, ENPS preferred
  • Understanding of Master Control Operations and automation preferred
  • Familiarity of news production play-out systems or similar server based workflows preferred
  • Knowledge of production standards and associated equipment preferred
  • Positive attitude, encouraging others and supporting station goals and decisions
  • Ability to function under intense pressure and time constraints for breaking news

Must be willing to work early mornings, late evenings, weekends and holidays

About TEGNA:

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 46 stations in 38 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and 32 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

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About Us

If you are looking for an exciting, cutting-edge atmosphere where you can thrive and develop your professional skills, WTSP 10News is the place to be. We are looking for talented individuals who want to grow and succeed. We will invest in training and encourage professional growth.  People who work at WTSP 10News love being here and you will too.