Part-Time Production Assistant

Date Posted: 12/7/2019

Job Description

WGRZ-TV, the TEGNA owned NBC affiliate in Buffalo, N.Y., is looking for a Temporary Part Time Production Assistant.

Primary duties include studio operations for newscasts and local shows. Candidate will be responsible for operation of broadcast equipment in the studio, control rooms and on remote locations. 

Job Requirements

  • Candidate must be comfortable working with PC and Server based systems.
  • Assisting with digital the digital content is also required.
  • Prior television broadcast experience preferred. 
  • Candidate must have a valid New York State driver’s license and must be willing to work any shift, including days, nights, over night, weekends and holidays. 
  • Overtime may be required to meet operational needs. 
  • Candidate must be able to communicate effectively in verbal and written form.
  • Candidate must be able to lift 50 lbs. and be comfortable working at heights.

Qualified candidates should send their resume to: Scott Semson, WGRZ-TV, 259 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, N.Y., 14202, or email:  [Click Here To Join]. No phone calls please.


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



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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What's in it for you? WGRZ offers a competitive benefits program to qualified employees. This program includes medical, dental and vision benefits for you, your spouse or partner, and your dependents as well as life insurance, supplemental life, spousal life, child life, accident insurance, and TEGNA spending accounts. In addition, the Company also provides generous vacation time, sick pay, short-term disability (STD), long-term disability (LTD), the TEGNA 401(k) Savings Plan and more.