Full Time Job

Chief Photographer


Milwaukee, WI 05-21-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Chief Photographer - WTMJ

WTMJ Milwaukee is seeking a Chief Photographer. This person will be a working supervisor and will capture visual content and edit for multiple platforms.

• Shoot, capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms.
• Post content to station's Web sites.
• Work with producers and multi-media journalists to create news stories.
• Perform news operations duties as needed.
• Responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to live. truck, video camera, and video editing equipment.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

• BS/BA in related discipline preferred or equivalent years of experience
• Generally, 5+ years of experience in related field preferred
• Prior supervisory experience a plus

• Proficiency with lighting and computer-based editing, including Final Cut Pro
• Proficiency with live microwave truck operation
• Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
• Lifting required: must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
• Driving required: valid driver's license, good driving record, and ability to provide proof of insurance with the company required insurance limits

If you are a current Scripps employee, please do not apply on this site. Please access our internal career site at Worklife > My Info > View Open Positions at Scripps.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gx01wo-34-239-170-244-42 in your application.

Company Profile

The E.W. Scripps Company is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As one of the nation’s largest local TV broadcasters, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets.