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Technical Media Prod.

WVUE

New Orleans, LA 05-09-2024
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
TECHNICAL MEDIA PROD. (PRIMARY) - WVUE

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.

Job Summary/Description:

WVUE is seeking a full-time Technical Media Producer. TMP will code and operate Ross Overdrive and related equipment for newscasts. They will also perform Master Control duties including monitoring on-air channels and ingesting programming and commercials.

Duties/Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Code live and pre-recorded content for WVUE and operate Ross Overdrive and related equipment.
• Work with other departments including WVUE's newsroom to coordinate and produce top-rated television and digital programs.
• Monitor on-air signals for WVUE, ingest daily programming and commercials.
• Operate Ross Overdrive automation (including Panasonic robotic cameras, Ross Carbonite Ultra switcher and Calrec audio console), VizRT graphics, and supporting equipment in WVUE control center.
• Regular care and maintenance of studio equipment.
• Work closely with other departments to meet daily demands as necessary.
• Other duties as assigned
*** WVUE is a 24-hour operation. This position requires schedule flexibility to work all shifts including weekends and holidays ***

Qualifications/Requirements:
• Team player with a professional attitude and strong communication skills.
• Ability to multitask under time-sensitive deadlines.
• Strong technical and computing skills.
• Previous newscast directing and master control experience is preferred.
• Experience with Ross Overdrive and/or VizRT is a definite plus.

Qualified, interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

WVUE-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before the first workday.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gww6xn-3-239-95-36-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WVUE

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.