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Technical Media Producer

KSWO

Lawton, OK 04-21-2022
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Job Description

Technical Media Prod. - KSWO

TECHNICAL MEDIA PROD. (ASSOC) - KSWO

About KSWO:

KSWO ABC Affiliated- The top rated station in southwest Oklahoma and north Texas leads the market in weather coverage with the First Alert Weather Team, the largest group of meteorologist tracking storms in the southern plains. Lawton is ideally located halfway between Oklahoma City and Dallas/Forth Worth metroplex. Our region is known for the rugged beauty of the Wichita Mountains and the National Wildlife Refuge, a hiker's paradise. Affordable living, great outdoor adventures and close proximity to major cities and their attractions make the Lawton- Wichita Falls market an exciting Opportunity for career growth.

Learn more about KSWO - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SrdQBuKR8Bg

Job Summary/Description:

KSWO, Lawton, OK, is looking for a full-time Technical Media Producer (TMP) that can thrive in a fast-paced deadline driven work environment. The TMP is responsible for directing live and pre-recorded productions utilizing Ross Over Drive automation software. The TMP is also responsible for monitoring the station's on-air signals, transmitter, and FCC logs as well as segmenting and ingesting daily programming and commercials.

Technical media producers (TMP) are a mix of master control operator (MCO) and technical director (TD). Regular responsibilities include coding newscasts and cut ins, directing newscasts and cut ins, maintaining studio equipment, fulfilling graphic requests, live shot coordinating, writing discrepancy reports, ingesting programming, segmenting programming, monitoring on air signal, maintaining logs and performing other duties as assigned. In addition to the attention to detail required by an MCO, this position also requires a close working relationship with news producers to create and execute dynamic, fast-paced newscasts.

The successful candidate enjoys problem solving, possess strong communication and organizational skills and can perform well under pressure. The ideal candidate must be a detail-oriented team player that is eager to learn and willing to be challenged.

Please note, the primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the information listed above.

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Ability to prioritize complex tasks and manage time effectively
- Strong communication and organizational skills
- Willingness to learn new hardware and software
- Ability to meet hard deadlines and make split second decisions
- Experience with Ross Overdrive, VizRT and ENPS preferred
- Experience with Photoshop & Premiere Pro is a plus
- Master Control automation experience preferred
- Flexibility with assigned scheduling and job assignments
- Available to work early mornings, nights, weekends and holidays as scheduled
- Reliable transportation

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, 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-r1954y-3-225-221-151-42 in your application.

Company Profile
KSWO

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.