Full Time Job

News Photographer


Amarillo, TX 03-09-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
The News Photographer operates television or video cameras to record images or scenes for news reports.

KAMR Local 4 News in Amarillo, Texas, is looking for a news photographer to tell great stories with audio and video. Weekdays, weekends, evenings, and overnights required. Good driving record, ability to lift/carry 60 lbs, editing, live shots required. Will work among the general public. Full-time. Experience preferred but will train
• Shoots video for news reports
• Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, logistics and shot requirements
• Sets up, composes and executes video shots
• Maintains video equipment
• Edits video clips for television broadcasts and eMedia content
• Operates live microwave and satellite trucks in remote situations
• Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills:
• College Degree in Broadcast Journalism or related field
• Fluency in English
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• Minimum two years' experience operating video recording equipment (More for larger markets and less for smaller markets)
• Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
• Proficiency with video recording equipment
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
• Flexibility to work any shift
• Please send resume, references, and link to reel

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rny2bm-34-239-173-144-42 in your application.

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.