Production Assistant (Part-time)

Date Posted: 9/19/2019

Job Description

ABC10, the TEGNA station located in Sacramento, CA, is seeking a part-time Production Assistant.

The Production Assistant performs a variety of studio responsibilities. Someone who understands great production value and teamwork. This person will be working with HD studio cameras, experience with steady camera rigs, and other news equipment with a background in post-production editing preferred. You will join our team and help with a variety of News and Production shows.

Responsibilities of the position include:

  • Prepare studio for newscasts
  • Maintain studio lighting
  • Operating a teleprompter
  • Arranging set pieces
  • Operate Ronin Camera Rig in Studio
  • Greeting guests.
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Strong oral/written communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment to meet daily deadlines


  • Non-Linear editing experience needed. Familiarity with Adobe Editing software a plus
  • Flexible availability is essential. Position could involve extremely early and late hours and might include weekends and holidays.
  • Be a team player


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

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

ABC10 (KXTV) is the ABC affiliate in Sacramento, Stockton and Modesto, California.  Since 1955, ABC10 has served northern California by delivering important news, information and entertainment programming.  Today, ABC10 continues to grow and innovate by connecting with new audiences over the air on television and through digital platforms including social media.  We program more than 30 hours of local news each week and offer an expanding portfolio of websites, hyper-local sites and mobile apps.