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Full Time Job

Newscast Director

WSTM

Syracuse, NY 12-02-2022
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
WSTM/WSTQ/WTVH in Syracuse, NY is looking for a technical director that thrives switching fast-paced newscasts with multiple live shots, graphics, video animations and multiple studio cameras. Must have strong organizational skills, be self-motivated and have a good visual sense. Must be able to work well under pressure, thrive on deadlines and work a flexible schedule. Knowledge of automation experience would be helpful to have. The station uses Ross Overdrive, INEWS & Xpression. This job does require working weekends and holidays.

Responsibilities:
• Perform any production duties as assigned including:
• Direct and TD any assigned newscasts and productions
• Code and Direct Newscasts using Ross Overdrive
• Maintain production studio and control room
• Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which may include website contribution

Requirements:
• Experience Directing and TDing newscasts
• Knowledge of production standards and equipment
• Ability to clearly give direction to crew while under pressure
• Typing and good spelling skills necessary
• Ability to read and write, college degree preferred
• Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g4mpbv-3-236-138-35-42 in your application.