DIRECTOR/MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR

Job Description

WFIE-TV is looking for a talented and energetic Director/Technical Media Producer in Evansville, IN. This individual is hard-working, self-motivated and a team player. Whether you have television production experience or are looking to get your foot in the door with an incredible company, this is an exiting career opportunity. The Technical Media Producer is a hybrid role combining live newscast directing with automation and traditional master control duties which include monitoring WFIE-TV’s broadcast signals, commercial play out, and FCC compliance.

Required Skills

Duties/Responsibilities include but not limited to:

– Direct live and pre-recorded productions as assigned and monitor all on-air streams for WFIE
– Understanding of FCC program and transmitter logs, and all FCC broadcast regulations
– Work with Newsroom Computer System or NRCS – WFIE currently uses ENPS
– Understanding of all equipment in studio and production areas
– Require skill with Ross Overdrive automation, production video switcher, master control video switcher, Chyron or VizRT graphics system, Adobe Photoshop and all supporting equipment in Production/Master Control; including the ability to effectively perform at the following: robotic camera operation, prompter operation, audio operation, commercial/promo ingesting, satellite/ENG/bonded cellular operation, program ingesting/segmenting, desktop editing and a working knowledge of web production

Qualifications/Requirements:

– Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Film, Mass Communication or related field preferred
– 2 years of experience in journalism, production, media or related fields
– Demonstrated ability to prioritize complex tasks
– Ability to communicate effectively – written and verbal
– Strong organizational skills

Education Required

Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Film, Mass Communication or related field preferred

Benefits

Gray Television offers Major Medical, Dental, Vision, Accident Insurance, company-paid Life and Disability programs, Whole Life Insurance, Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts, Paid Time Off, and Paid Parental Leave to eligible employees.

How to Apply

Interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references

Station:
WFIE

Location:
Evansville

Employment Type:
Full-time

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