Newscast Director

Job Description

WEVV-TV, the CBS & FOX affiliate in Evansville, Indiana, is looking for a Newscast Director.

• Direct error free newscasts and programs.
• Multi-task and have swift reactions.
• Observes pictures through monitors and directs camera/video staff concerning composition.
• Ability to call and punch/switch clean camera shots for Newscasts and Live Shows.
• Coordinates the efforts of all operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions.
• Supervises and assigns duties to workers engaged in technical control and production of programs.
• Acts as a liaison between engineering and news production departments.
• Works with the news producers to deliver a clean and high energy newscast.
• Switches video sources and gives direction at the same time during live and recorded broadcasts.
• Tests equipment to ensure proper operation.
• Trains new staff.
• Assist with producing of broadcast newscasts as necessary, which may include stacking shows and writing news stories.
• Other duties as assigned.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Required Skills

Minimum 2 years of media/digital experience.

Education Required

High School or College


Health Insurance

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