Full Time Job



Grand Rapids, MI 09-11-2023
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Photographer, WXMI

Photographer (Lifestyle Show), WXMI

WXMI, The E.W. Scripps Company FOX affiliate in Grand Rapids, Michigan, is looking for a Photographer to join the team of our lifestyle show. The Photographer will capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms. They will also be responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to microwave live truck, video camera, and video editing equipment.

• Capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms.
• Operate and maintain live equipment including microwave, satellite and related news gathering equipment.
• Work in tandem with newsroom personnel to create and develop news stories.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

• Associates degree in related discipline preferred
• Generally 2+ years of experience in related field preferred

• Proficiency with lighting and computer based editing
• Proficiency with live microwave truck operation
• Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
• Knowledge of and proficiency in posting content to station's web sites
• Able to work efficiently under multiple deadlines on a daily basis
• Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
• Valid driver's license, good driving record, and ability to provide proof of insurance with the company required insurance limits.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gw27pk-44-197-111-121-42 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.