NBCUniversal's Owned Television station in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, KXAS TV, is looking for a News Photographer. As a Photographer, you will be responsible for shooting and editing stories, including spot news and features.
• Through the creative use of the camera, and proficient lighting and editing skills, will provide the viewer with a story on a given topic.
• Will operate camera, live truck, and edit on Edius Pro edit systems.
• Respond quickly to breaking news while taking direction and interacting with the assignment desk, reporters/anchors, production, control room, and appropriate NBC personnel
• Minimum 5 years experience shooting video and knowledge of live remote capabilities in a Broadcast station.
• Minimum 5 years experience operating ENG live/microwave truck.
• Minimum 5 years experience operating communication tools and staying connected with the assignment constituencies (i.e. use of email software, cell phone, messaging tools, etc.)
• Minimum 3 years experience editing stories.
• External applicants must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered (Note- job #BR).
• Must submit a tape of own work to be considered.
• Physical requirements required to perform medium/heavy physical work which includes:
~Lifting and carrying camera equipment ranging from 15 lbs. to 30 lbs. (in camera weight) for extended periods of time to shoot on remote locations.
• Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
• Must have a valid Texas driver's license
• Must have the ability to work any of a 24 x 7 shift
• Must be 18 years or greater
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must accept Solutions as NBCUniversal's Alternative Dispute Resolution program
• Bachelor's Degree
• 5 years Photography/editing experience in a medium or major market TV News station
• Knowledge of P2 cameras and Edius Pro edit systems.
• Knowledge of wireless newsgathering technology
• Team player who is flexible
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g6nqnj-18-204-2-146-42 in your application.