WKRN-TV in Nashville, Tennessee has an opening for a News Photographer who is a creative shooter and thrives on the daily hustle of breaking news. The Photographer will work collaboratively with reporters to bring news stories to life with creative shooting and editing skills. The Photographer will also be responsible for operating equipment that allows for live shots and coverage of major news events. This is a chance to live and work in great part of the country.
The News Photographer operates television or video cameras to record images or scenes for news reports.
• 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 digital content
• Operates live microwave and satellite trucks in remote situations
• Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements & Skills:
• High school diploma
• Fluency in English
• Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
• 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
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gpq2mx-44-200-112-172-42 in your application.