Production Assistant
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

Job Description

WOI/KCWI is looking for an ambitious person who is looking to get into the television business. This is a perfect position for someone still in college or someone who has just graduated and wants to get their foot in the door at a TV station.  This person will be trained on camera, audio, graphics and editing.  If you are excited about TV please apply now.  ​

  • Composes and frames shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors.
  • Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the director.
  • Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts.
  • Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts.
  • Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements.
  • Sets up and performs shots for broadcasts.
  • Sets up cameras and related equipment.
  • Tests, cleans, maintains and repairs camera equipment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • ​Minimum High School Diploma.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

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

We have the ability to expose wrongdoings, help change laws, support local economies and bring communities together in times of crisis. Every day, our stations use storytelling to empower citizens to know about their community, learn about their neighbors and hear perspectives they would not otherwise encounter.
TEGNA has won more national journalism awards over the past five years than any other local broadcaster including multiple Gracie Awards from the Alliance for Women in Media, Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards, George Foster Peabody Awards, National Edward R. Murrow Awards and Service to America Awards from the National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation.