Part Time Job

Production Assistant

WMUR

Manchester, NH 06-01-2020
 
  • Paid
  • Part Time
Job Description

WMUR-TV has an opening for a Part-time Production Assistant. We are looking for an energetic team player who understands the flexible schedule that the broadcast industry requires to join our production crew. This person will be responsible for operating cameras, teleprompter, studio operations, playback, audio, digital editing, graphics, video equipment, and assisting the news department, and other duties assigned as related to live broadcasts and pre/post-production. Must have good technical skills, and good communication skills.

Job Responsibilities:
• Construction, maintenance, installation and operation of props, cameras, prompters, sets and other production equipment.
• Lighting and script preparation for newscasts.
• Edit syndicated promos for air.
• Video cueing during newscasts.
• Maintain professional appearance of studio/sets.
• Work also includes Adobe editing (non-linear) for news and website content.
• Assist directors as needed.

Experience Requirements:
• Working knowledge of television newscast equipment and software required.
• Videography experience helpful.
• Non-linear editing experience a plus.
• Related military experience will be considered

Qualifications Requirements:
• Must have a good attitude, be willing to learn, and be a team player.
• Must be able to problem solve quickly and work well under pressure and tight deadlines.
• Attention to detail a must.
• Ability to edit is essential.

Education:
• Bachelor's degree in Communications preferred. Completion of college level technical & editing classes a plus.
• Equivalent military training from Defense Information School (DINFOS) and associated experience will be considered.

Company Profile
WMUR
Hearst Television, a subsidiary of Hearst, owns and operates local television and radio stations serving 26 media markets across 39 states reaching over 21 million U.S. television households.