Full Time Job

Character Generator Operator


Hagerstown, MD 10-20-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description

The Character Generator Operator controls all graphical information on the video board, from messages, to welcome graphics, to sponsorships.
• Operate CG computer interface to play graphics during newscast
• Create sponsor elements, sales and event related messages as requested, build and playback graphic sequence based on the newscast script provided by the News Director
• Import file-based graphics, templates and fonts into the CG computer

Requirements & Skills:
• A minimum education level of: High School Diploma or its equivalency
• A minimum of 1-2 years of related work experience
• General computer knowledge and operation
• Ability to successfully handle multiple priorities and projects
• Must be a very organized person able to handle many jobs and pressure
• Must have a flexible schedule, with the ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays when necessary
• Must work well in a team environment.
• The ability to demonstrate dependability and reliability by being punctual, working assigned and varying shifts, and completing responsibilities in a timely manner are required
• Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook).
• Must have software/program experience
• Experience with digital playback systems a plus

Company Profile

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.