Full Time Job

Newscast Director


West Palm Beach, FL 01-23-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
WGFL CBS4 (Gainesville Newscast) that is based in West Palm Beach, FL. at WPEC is looking for a Regional Newscast Technical Director. If you have experience with directing fast-paced newscasts with multiple live shots, graphics, video animators and multiple studio cameras, we want to hear from you! The ideal candidate must have strong organizational skills, be self-motivated, have good visual sense, and must be able to work well under pressure, thrive on deadlines and work a flexible schedule. Knowledge of automation experience would be helpful to have. WGFL & WPEC uses Ross Overdrive, XPression graphics & INEWS.

• Perform any production duties as assigned including:
• Direct and TD any assigned newscasts and productions.
• Prepare and insert graphic elements including over the shoulder graphics, lower thirds, full screen and animations into newsroom computer systems and Overdrive.
• Train production crew in cameras, audio, graphics, etc.
• Work as a liaison between the News & Engineering Department.
• Maintain production studio and control room.
• Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which may include website contribution.

• At least three (3) years experience
• Experience in directing live productions.
• Knowledge of production standards and equipment
• Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure.
• Typing and good spelling skills necessary.
• Ability to read and write.
• Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments

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

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d2p9em-3-236-138-35-42 in your application.

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