Full Time Job

Technician, Director / TD


Indianapolis, IN 04-17-2022
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Technician, Director/TD (NE)

The Director will be responsible for the technical directing and guidance of on-air talent and studio crew in order to provide viewers with a professional-looking newscast.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
• Bachelors' degree preferred
• 2-4 years directing live and taped programs
• Proficiency with Ross Overdrive automation or similar required
• Audio board experience required
• Studio production skills a plus
• Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room
• Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail
• Must be able to work under the regular pressure of live broadcasts and operational deadlines
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends and holidays.
• Requirements:
• Assist with pre-show prep and post-show promotions
• Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter
• Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly
• Coordinate and communicate with show Producers and other studio crew
• Ensure proper mixing and switching of all studio and remote video sources
• Effectively supervise and assign crew members as needed
• Perform other duties as assigned

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d94qk7-3-238-72-122-42 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.