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Director Production

FOX-21

Colorado Springs, CO 02-07-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
KXRM-TV, FOX21

Colorado Springs, CO

FOX21 seeks a newscast director for our morning newscast and Lifestyle show. The ideal candidate will work well under pressure and stay cool when things become challenging.

This position also helps with graphics for the shows.

Knowledge of the ROSS automated system, ROSS robotic cameras, ENPS, Chyron, After Effects, Adobe Photoshop puts you way ahead of the game.

Additional Job Description
• • Coordinates the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions
• Supervises and assigns duties to workers engaged in technical control and production of programs
• Observes pictures through monitors and directs camera/video staff concerning composition
• Acts as a liaison between engineering and production departments
• Works with the news producers to deliver a clean and high energy newscast
• Trains camera and CG operators on the proper operation during live broadcasts
• Switches video sources and given direction at the same time during live broadcasts
• Tests equipment to ensure proper operation
• Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills:
• • High school diploma
• Fluency in English
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• Minimum two years' experience in news operations and production. (Depending on market size)
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
• Proficiency with broadcast control equipment
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

This position also helps with graphics for the shows.

Knowledge of the ROSS automated system, ROSS robotic cameras, I-News, Chyron, After Effects, Adobe Photoshop puts you way ahead of the game.

Compensation
• Compensation range from $19.71/hr + commensurate with experience and skill level.
• Benefits include Medical, dental, vision, Life Insurance, and 401K with company match.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rov701-3-239-9-151-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary: $19,710 Per Hour ($ USD)
Company Profile
FOX-21

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.