NEWS PHOTOGRAPHER – WFIE

Job Description

To provide support to the producers of the newscasts in a timely and professional manner. May include gathering news facts through interviews, editing of video including reporter packages, live remotes with and without a reporter. Drive station vehicles. Occasional duties may include creating and updating content or providing live updates through social media on the scene of breaking news. Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job.
Your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:

• Produce top-quality video as assigned
• Clean driving record and valid driver’s license
• Good sight and hearing, excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Ability to routinely lift and move approximately 50 pounds
• Familiarity with social media and ability to fill in as the back-up newscast editor as needed
• High degree of journalistic integrity and professionalism
• Proven ability to work well with other people and to work under pressure of a deadline
• Indoor and outdoor work in a variety of weather as well as considerable amount of time driving requires use, lifting and moving of cameras, audio equipment, broadcast lighting equipment, tripods, newsroom computers with dual screens, and live pack gear
requires training, use, and annual certification on all of WFIE remote live trucks

Required Skills

Qualifications/Requirements:

• 2 years at a broadcast station, as a new photographer
• Reporting experience a plus, remote experience desirable as well as editing skills

Education Required

2 years at a broadcast station, as a new photographer

Benefits

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

How to Apply

Come join our dynamic news team, apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings search for station call letters and attach your resume

Station:
WFIE

Location:
Evansville, IN

Employment Type:
Full-time

Job Type:
Production,


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