Full Time Job

Photojournalist

NBCUniversal

San Diego, CA 8 days ago
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Responsibilities
Record news events
Understand and practice ethical journalism
Gather news facts and create compelling stories when on assignment with or without a reporter
Work with daily deadlines
Edit video for broadcast and website
Responsible for daily operation of all ENG equipment including ENG cameras, ENG editing gear, audio, lighting and microwave equipment, and cellular bonded technology
Monitor and understand government and public service radio frequencies
Operate motor vehicles and live trucks

Perform other related duties to ensure high quality news coverage

Contribute to social media coverage

Qualifications/Requirements
Minimum of 2 years experience as a news photographer
High school diploma or equivalency certificate required
Must be able to lift and carry a minimum of 50 pounds of gear
must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
Must be willing to work in San Diego
Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
Must have a valid driver's license
Must have ability to work any of a 24/7 shift
Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume

Desired Characteristics

Thorough understanding of computer technology as it relates to non-linear editing and HD photography including video compression
Familiarity with Panasonic P2 Cameras
Strong visual storytelling skills
Familiarity with social media such as Facebook and Twitter
Ability to provide written and visual content to the website
Broadcast writing skills
Knowledge of Dalet Galaxy or other computer based editing
College or vocational school education in broadcast communications, journalism or photographer
Team player and adaptive to flexible work environment
Motivated with the ability to work unsupervised
Display a positive work ethic and ability to work under tight deadlines
• High degree of integrity and professionalism
Bilingual (English/Spanish) both written and verbal preferred

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g4wkn1-3-80-3-192-42 in your application.