Contract Job

Senior Video Operator

Fox News

New York, NY 09-12-2023
  • Paid
  • Contract
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Fox News Media is looking for a Freelance Senior Video Operator in New York. The ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Freelance Senior Video Operator will work with all members of the editorial and technical teams to ensure video levels and lighting are the best possible quality on air. You are an integral part of the technical operations team reporting to the Technical Production Manager.

• Chip, color correct, and monitor video levels on all studio cameras, video monitors, and remote cameras
• Work with directors, lighting, and make-up to troubleshoot and make adjustments to ensure the best possible on-air look for our talent and set
• Frame and monitor all remote Fox wire cameras as needed
• Patch cameras to different in-house areas and build, change, and update scene files to shows as needed

• Bachelor's degree preferred, or equivalent experience
• 3+ years' experience working in video in a live news or tape environment
• 2+ years' experience with Vinton robotic camera operations
• Experience with Ikegami HD Cameras, and color correction units required
• Flexibility to stay late with little notice if news warrants


At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company's success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands.

Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on education, skills, experience, and location is: $39.43-45.00 per hour. We provide Freelancers medical/dental/vision insurance and 401k after they meet eligibility criteria and any State required time-off, in accordance with applicable plan documents. Benefits for Union represented employees will be in accordance with the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gw271y-3-235-60-197-42 in your application.

Salary Details
Salary Range: $39.43 to $45.00 Per Hour ($ USD)
Company Profile
Fox News

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the newly announced platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 20 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.