Photographer
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 1/8/2020

Job Description

Summary:

WNEP-TV, the Tegna and ABC affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Pa., has an immediate opening for a creative and motivated part-time news photographer, video editor and live truck operator.

Responsibilities:

  • Shoot and edit news stories
  • Operate satellite and microwave trucks
  • Operate LiveU units
  • Edit newscasts
  • Work independently or with a reporter covering news
  • Work under deadlines
  • Adapt to breaking news and developing stories
  • Obtain information at news stories​

Job Requirements

 Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred; equivalent experience required
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays​

 

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.

Job Snapshot

About Us

WNEP-TV is the ABC affiliate in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania.  The station’s iconic “Newswatch 16” brand is the dominant news leader in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre/Hazleton Television Market, one of the largest coverage areas east of the Mississippi River.  It airs some of the nation's highest-rated newscasts.  The station also produces and airs a weekly Home and Backyard and Pennsylvania Outdoor Life program.  The station’s website, WNEP.COM and its digital platforms also dominate the market.  Residents of the Keystone State know that WNEP-TV is “Proud to Serve" all of Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania!