Full Time Job

News Photographer


Rochester, NY 06-29-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
WROC-TV News 8, a CBS Affiliate, seeks an experienced News Photographer to shoot and edit video for television and digital platforms.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
• Shoots and edits video for news reports solo and with reporters.
• Conducts interviews, gathers information in the field.
• Operates TVU, microwave and satellite trucks in live remote situations.
• Utilizes mobile technology to post to station digital and social media sites.
• Ensures station compliance with rules and regulations applicable to FCC, local, state, and federal laws.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelor's Degree in Photography/Communications, or equivalent combination of education and work-related experience.
• Minimum one-year experience working in news photography with linear editing required.
• Live-truck operation experience preferred.
• Fluency in English; excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
• Experience with other broadcast related equipment.
• Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
• Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record.
• Ability to work extended hours, as needed.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rek135-3-236-28-137-42 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.