Newscast Director

Job Description

WSBT is looking for a Director for our Newscast.


Perform any production duties as assigned including:
Ross Overdrive Automation System
Maintain production studio and control room
Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which may include website contribution

Required Skills


Must be able to direct
Knowledge of Ross Overdrive or equivalent automated systems – helpful
Possess a working knowledge of NRCS (Preferably, ENPS) , video servers, graphic playout systems (Preferably, Ross Carbonite), video routers, switchers, robotic cameras, and wireless lavalier microphones
Stage manager experience is a plus
A strong sense of newscast structure, significant hands-on experience operating in a computer assisted environment, the ability to work well under pressure, exceptional organizational skills and the ability to easily adapt to breaking news situations
Live directing and/or switching experience and knowledge of switcher concepts is helpful
Knowledge of production standards and equipment
Full working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure
Typing and good spelling skills necessary
Ability to read and write, college degree preferred
Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments

Education Required

Some College


Sinclair offers amazing Benefts!
Medical, Dental, Vision.
Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Flex Spending,
Company Paid Life Insurance,
Company Paid Short Term & Long Term Disability,
PTO (Vacation, Sick, & Personal

How to Apply

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Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!



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