Part Time Job

Production Assistant


Waco, TX 11-06-2021
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  • Paid
  • Part Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Production Assistant Part Time

Fox44 is looking for a Part Time Production Assistant. This is a part time, entry level position responsible for operating studio camera, audio board or graphics computers during live newscasts and taped segments. The Part Time Production Assistant is responsible for various television production duties required to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts. The ideal candidate must have a strong desire to learn all aspects of the television news industry, be dependable, able to communicate well with others. Excellent opportunity for the right candidate to become involved behind the scenes in many aspects of our dynamic news organization.
• Composes and frames camera shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors
• Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the director
• Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts
• Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts
• Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements
• Sets up cameras and related equipment
• Tests, cleans, maintains, and repairs camera equipment
• Produces graphics for newscast
• Creates graphics for the newscast
• Performs other duties as assigned
• Ability to work flexible shifts including weekends and holidays, part-time hours are approximate 20-28 hours per week

Requirements & Skills:
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, fluency in English
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Works well under pressure, self-motivated and dependable, excellent attention to detail
• Experience in television, film, or pre & post - production preferred but not required
• Job is contingent on successful background and MVR check results

If you like growth opportunities, you'll enjoy a career with us. Please apply online at Your work examples, success stories and resume can also be emailed to Jonathan Kiker, Operations Manager at No phone calls please. Equal Opportunity Employer

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rnx76o-54-227-97-219-42 in your application.

Company Profile

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.