Date Posted: 10/25/2019

Job Description

W*USA9, the TEGNA-owned CBS affiliate in Washington, DC, is currently seeking a talented and qualified candidate for a part-time Studio Technician.

Responsibilities of the Studio Technician include:

• Robotic Camera setup and operation for live newscasts, taped webcasts, cut-ins, local programs and commercial projects
• Audio board operation
• Ensuring effective interaction between the control room and studio
• And other assigned duties to include: Master Control, Live Shot Acquisition, Media Ingest.
Qualified candidates will have experience with the following equipment and systems:
• Strong working knowledge of studio and location equipment including, but not limited to:
o Control Room automation such as Sony ELC, Ross Overdrive, Grass Valley Ignite;
o Studio lighting equipment;
o Teleprompter;
o Robotic studio cameras;
o Switcher;
o Remote cameras
• Knowledge of Miranda Vertigo a plus.
• Experience with ENPS and Bit Central server systems also a plus.
• Directing history a plus

Job Requirements

Requirements of the position include:

• Five (5) years’ experience in various aspects of television production preferred;
• A minimum of three (3) years’ experience directing;
• Excellent communication skills, with an emphasis on working as a team with producers;
• Strong leadership and organizational skills;
• Knowledge of Metropolitan Washington, DC;
• personal integrity, teamwork, accountability, problem solving, a strong work ethic and winning;
• Ability to work early mornings, late evenings, weekends and holidays.





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




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

Are you all about social and new media?  Do you like change?  And does “risk” mean “potential” in your vocabulary?  Be part of a news team that’s changing, growing and serving our community in the process.  WUSA, the TEGNA-owned CBS affiliate in Washington, DC hires talented and creative journalists, social/digital experts, marketing masterminds, and customer-focused sales executives.  If you are looking for a fast-paced atmosphere to thrive, develop your professional skills and partner with viewers and digital users – WUSA is the place to be.