Full Time Job

Editor / Technician


New Orleans, LA 06-09-2021
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

About WVUE:

WVUE FOX 8 in New Orleans is the #1 rated News station in the competitive New Orleans Market. FOX 8 is committed to providing in-depth investigative stories that affect change, hold the powerful accountable, and shine a light on public corruption. FOX 8 recognizes the responsibility of keeping the viewing public safe and informed about the world around them delivering all the news, information and entertainment viewers want and need to know. With this mission in mind, FOX 8 is committed to serving as the Weather Authority for Southeast Louisiana and Southwest Mississippi and continues to lead in the field of investigative journalism. FOX 8 is committed to innovation and continued evolution in the use of existing technology producing roughly 60 hours of news and locally originated programming per week. With a station based in Mid-City New Orleans, WVUE employees work, live and play in one of the nation's most vibrant and unique cities.

Job Summary/Description:

WVUE is looking for a part-time editor/technician who can video edit for all media platforms, as well as operating audio, studio cameras and graphic during newscasts. The candidate must have experience with non-linear equipment and have an ability to function in a deadline environment.

Your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:
-- Responsible for editing video and sound for all FOX 8 multimedia platforms
-- Must display competence in videography and video editing
-- Responsible for operating audio, prompter, studio camera, and graphics for live newscasts
-- Strong analytical and problem solving skills needed, writing skills a plus

-- Must have experience with non-linear equipment and have an ability to function in a deadline environment
-- A journalism degree and prior experience is preferred
-- Flexible work hours required, must be willing and able to work a variety of shifts including but not limited to: mornings, afternoons, evenings, late nights, holidays, weekends and possible overtime hours
-- Must be willing to work in New Orleans

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzk9o7-3-87-33-97-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.