Part-Time Media Technician
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 1/9/2020

Job Description

​13WMAZ is looking for a Media Operations Specialist. This is a highly collaborative role where job responsibilities include Studio Production and Master Control Operations.  The ideal candidate provides technical support for daily live productions, along with Master Control room operation in a HUB/Spoke environment.​

​​Duties include but are not limited to operating an audio console, studio cameras and teleprompter during live newscasts, maintaining the on-air playlist at master control, executing and accurately documenting log changes, supporting live events, ingesting and conducting quality control reviews of broadcast media into automation systems, providing immediate and appropriate responses to emergency situations including breaking news/weather. The successful candidate will manage and maintain the studio environment to ensure the proper functioning of studio lighting equipment, sets, cameras, microphones and related audio equipment, teleprompter, and robotic cameras. The candidate must work well in a team environment, and work efficiently in the execution of live television programming. This position also fills in on a as need basis for vacation relief.​

Job Requirements

  • Working knowledge of all studio and control room equipment
  • Excellent communication skills and a basic understanding of TV Broadcast terminology
  • Positive attitude, encouraging others and supporting station goals and decisions
  • Must be punctual and dependable
  • Ability to work with a flexible schedule is a must
  • May require mornings, nights, weekends and holidays
  • Experience with both production and/or master control automation a plus

We are willing to train the right candidate.

About TEGNA

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 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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

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