Full Time Job

TMP / Director

Gray Television

Bowling Green, KY 09-16-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

TMP/DIRECTOR (P/T) - WBKO

About WBKO:

WBKO Television is the dominant source for local news and entertainment in the Bowling Green area and operates the ABC, FOX and CW affiliates. WBKO is home to award-winning journalism in the heart of south-central Kentucky between Louisville and Nashville. WBKO is the dominant source for local news and entertainment in the Bowling Green area and operates the ABC, FOX, Telemundo, and CW affiliates. We are proud to serve our community and nurture our employees to grow professionally in an encouraging environment. Bowling Green is the third largest and fastest growing city in Kentucky and is ''geared for fun'' as the home of the Corvette, the Bowling Green Hot Rods baseball team, an active arts scene, countless caves and hiking trails, ready to be explored!

Job Summary/Description:

WBKO-TV, a Gray Television, ABC, FOX and CW affiliate, is seeking a dynamic, tech-savvy individual to join our award-winning team. This part-time master control operator/newscast director position entails prepping on-air elements for three channels as well as directing live, pre-recorded, and web productions

Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
* Studio Production
* Master Control Switching
* Recording programming
* Satellite downlink operation
* Ingest programming and advertising into automation system
* Direct live newscast following station guidelines
* Monitor all on-air streams
* Assist in maintenance and upkeep of work environment
* Responsible for studio set up
* Other duties, tasks and responsibilities may be assigned at any time

Qualifications/Requirements:
* Prior broadcast or video experience preferred but training is provided
* Must be able to perform accurately under pressure of live television operation
* Must have developed and displayed responsible work habits with minimal supervision
* Able to handle moderate to high stress and deadline pressure
* Must be able to work flexible days, hours and holidays
* Some Adobe, Photoshop and Premiere Pro knowledge a plus
* MVR check require
*** Qualified applicants apply ***

Interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopening, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gx8q1j-18-208-187-128-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Gray Television

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.