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Full Time Job

Operations Technician

Nexstar

Lafayette, LA 01-11-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
The Operations Technician has four primary tasks: Newscast Directing, Prompter, Floor Director and Lighting Director
• Manages Studio operations including Robotic Cameras, Lights, Microphones and IFBS for talent.
• Collaborate with the director and studio staff to coordinate the action in the studio
• Builds and decorates the set and/or provides props used for production
• Assist in the installation, operation and maintenance of studio and lighting equipment
• Assist in digital media productions, liaising with appropriate departments
• Directs Newscasts when assigned
• Runs Teleprompter when assigned
• Greets guests that appear on show in a professional manner. Prepares them for Live segments.

​ Requirements & Skills:
• Degree in Communication or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience
• Experience in television, film, or post production preferred but not required
• Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers, production and engineering staff
• Detail oriented
• Excellent communication and organization skills

Benefits
• Excellent Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance options.
• 401k
• Paid Vacation & Holidays
• Unlimited earning potential
• High opportunity for career growth with the largest TV station operator in the country.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rbzjzx-3-239-9-151-42 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.