Fox Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 29 stations in 18 markets and covering over 37% of US television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, DC and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Seattle.
The Broadcast Technician is responsible for performing essential duties in the control room and studio during live broadcasts as well as recorded production sessions. Broadcast Technicians are required to operate a Wheatstone audio board, code shows in Sony ELC automation, shade cameras, control robotic cameras, floor direct, and operate a Steadicam rig. In addition, a Broadcast Technician will occasionally direct shows using Sony ELC automation. Responsibilities also include studio lighting & maintenance and supporting the operations in Master Control.
Requirements: Applicant must be a self-starter, detail oriented, has good organizational skills, perform well under pressure and good oral and written communications. A high school diploma or general education degree (GED) required; a college degree in a related field is a plus. Two years of experience in a television station with at least one year working as part of the crew for a live newscast. Directing experience, a plus. Steadicam experience a plus.
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rb73ze-35-173-234-169-42 in your application.