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KLAS 8 News Now is actively recruiting for a full time Photographer I/Editor, News.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Candidate will be responsible for editing and visual coverage of news events in a fair, unbiased and accurate manner.
• Photographs news events, both live and to digital file, for news events and programs.
• Edits material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or associate producer using in-house or field locations as needed.
• Works with reporter to get complete stories and makes suggestions on how a story should be produced.
• Keeps assigned equipment and/or vehicle in good working condition and files all required paperwork.
• Ability to set-up remotes to allow transmission of digital file feeds or live-from-the-field reports back to the station.
• Must be able to lift 50lbs above your head.
Requirements & Skills:
• Fluency in English
• High School Diploma
• Minimum of three years experience in Photography, Editing and Live Truck operations.
• Must have non-linear editing experience on Adobe Premiere Pro.
• Requires a valid Nevada driver's license with a clean driving record, as driving a news vehicle daily to and from stories is an essential part of the daily routine.
• Detail-oriented, able to follow directions, and ability to perform duties and make independent decisions under extreme pressure.
• Applicants must be flexible schedule with ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays.
Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The Photographer/Editor must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, the Photographer/Editor must be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.
EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities / Women / Veterans / Disabled
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rv2xem-3-238-180-174-42 in your application.