Production Assistant
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 9/16/2019

Job Description

KTVB is searching for Production Assistant's to perform a variety of technical and support functions in the execution of live newscasts, studio productions, remotes and on-air operations. The PA position is an excellent opportunity for candidates looking to start a career in television, video production, journalism and digital content creation.​ 

​Primary responsibilities include: 

  • Preparing cameras, lights, microphones, IFB, monitors and script computers for live newscasts and productions performed in the studio.
  • Operating handheld, gimbal and robotic cameras, running audio and assisting with marketing productions including on-air promotion
  • Assist with setup and camera operation for live remotes including sports programs, pregame shows, parades and special projects.
  • Other responsibilities include preparing program content and operating master control on a relief basis.

Job Requirements

What we need:

  • ​Work or school related experience is helpful
  • Computer skills are essential
  • Working knowledge of cameras, audio and video editing software is a plus.
  • Must be dependable, flexible in terms of scheduling, a team player and work well under pressure.

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 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 30 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 also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. 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

The KTVB News Group is a television, digital media, mobile and social media organization dedicated to news, weather, entertainment and sports. KTVB's products reach more Idahoans each day than any other news organization in Idaho. Founded in 1953, the KTVB News Group has more than 100 employees based in Boise and Twin Falls, Idaho. Products include KTVB-TV, KTVB.COM, KTVB Mobile and KTFT-TV.