MMJ/Editor

Start Date: TBA

Employment Type: Full-time

Location: Terre Haute

Station: WTHI-TV

Contact Person: Leslie May

Contact Email: [email protected]

We are an
Equal Opportunity Employer

Required Skills:

Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
* Maintains positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments.
* Responds positively to feedback.
* Ability to edit raw video to newscast form in a manner to complete the story for the viewer.
* Proficient in social networking sites. Ex: Twitter, Facebook.
* Must be detail-oriented.
* Must present professional image as a representation of the station at all times.

Experience: Minimum of 2 years video photography in a medium or major market TV News station preferred, but not required.

Training/Equipment: Operate live trucks and camera equipment.

Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements:
Must be able to operate computer and editing machine. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Travel will be required on a regular basis. Position requires the transport of equipment weighing up to 60 lbs. Position often requires work in extreme outdoor temperatures. A valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record are required.

NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

Education Required:

High School Diploma or GED is required. A Bachelor's degree or equivalent in broadcasting, journalism, or related field preferred.

Benefits:

About Heartland Media:
Heartland Media offers strong benefits including health, vision, dental and life insurance for full time employees and a 401(k) contribution plan for eligible employees.

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY: The MMJ combines artistic talent, technical expertise, and composition skills to produce images that will provide a visual story on a given topic as assigned.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
* Shoots and edits news video stories, including daily news, special news, features, sports and live events.
* Takes direction from, and interact with, the assignment desk, producers, reporters, anchors and production control room personnel.
* Maintains and operates camera equipment as well as company vehicle safely and efficiently.

EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED

Instructions to Apply:

Please apply at:

http://www.wthitv.com/about-us/jobs

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