WJBK’s News Department is seeking an individual for an immediate opportunity as a Photographer/Editor. Candidate will shoot and edit news stories and special events. They must operate live truck and other ENG equipment, as well as establish live shots, as required by the news department.Candidate must operate the communications equipment in live trucks. They must operate equipment in ENG receive including; tuning in microwave and live shots; utilizing machines for record/dub/edit purposes; downlinking satellite transmissions.The employee must utilize various communications equipment for both in-house and field communications. This person must also understand the use of good lighting, photographic, audio and editing techniques as required in the production of quality news.Perform other duties as deemed appropriate and as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in communications, journalism, or broadcasting required. Minimum of four years’ experience as a news photographer/editor. Knowledge of basic journalism and production techniques.Experience with the operation of P2 camera, P2 editing equipment, and non-linear experience.Must have understanding of how to utilize social media to gain more newscast viewers and draw more consumers to myfoxdetroit.com and the FOX2 Facebook page.Must have a valid driver’s license.
For consideration, please forward resume and cover letter to: Human Resources, WJBK
FOX 2, P.O. Box 2000, Southfield, MI 48037-2000. EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled; A VEVRAA Federal Sub Contractor Posted 7/23/14
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