Full Time Job

Audio Operator

Nexstar

Salt Lake City, UT 11-16-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
The Audio Operator is responsible for sound checks, equipment placement, volume and quality of sound during live and taped productions.
• Setting up sound and recording equipment, adjusting and testing the equipment
• Activating and adjusting various sound sources including microphones, audio playback devices, remote venue should (live shots), routable sound devices and sources and other sound generating sources
• Creating, maintaining and adjusting proper mix of sound sources in a live and/or recorded environment
• Maintaining and managing audio devices and resources such as: audio mixing board, microphones, music playback devices and other sound generating or playback sources
• Operates Audio Mixing Board during live broadcasts and during recorded shows
• Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the Newscast Director
• Operates studio cameras or remote cameras during live broadcasts
• Confers with Newscast Directors and other crew and staff members to discuss show rundowns, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements
• Floor directs and operates camera for live broadcasts and recordings
• Sets up cameras and related equipment
• Tests, cleans and maintains camera, lighting and studio equipment
• Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills:
• Must be able to perform all duties under high stress situations and conditions
• Must have excellent interpersonal skills
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• Proficiency with computers, telephone, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g6785q-54-158-251-104-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Nexstar

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.