Production Assistant- PT
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 5/18/2019

Job Description

WVEC, “13News Now,” the ABC affiliate in Norfolk, VA has an exciting opportunity for a Part-time Production Assistant! The Part-time Production Assistant is an entry level position. This position is an important member of the behind-the-scenes studio operations staff and will be responsible for filling roles for live newscasts. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to begin their career in television. If you desire to be a reporter, newscast producer, digital content or marketing producer, broadcast director or videographer, this position is for you.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare studio for newscasts
  • Assist with various production elements including floor directing and operation of studio handheld camera
  • Various other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

Experience working in a live television environment or related coursework ability to multitask and solve problems quickly with minimal assistance. Must be willing to work early morning hours, weekends and holidays. The successful candidate should be highly reliable and have effective communication skills.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications or related field preferred
  • Multi-media computer experience
  • Non-linear editing experience is a bonus
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Must be able to climb ladders
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs
  • Flexible availability is essential
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment

 

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.

 

 

About TEGNA
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 television stations and two radio stations in 39 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 approximately 35 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.

 

Job Snapshot

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.