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Audio Operator

Audio Operator

• Intermediate Level


NEWSY is seeking an experienced Audio Operator for its live and taped coverage; to execute the vision of the NEWSY Editorial Producers, while contributing technical expertise and creativity.

Category Audio / Music / Sound 
Location Greater Atlanta Area
Time Period Full time
Start Date N/A

Job Description

What You Will Do
  • Mix studio and location audio for live to air and taped production.
  • Assure proper mixing technique of all audio sources.
  • Assure all equipment is operating properly before every show.
  • Provide mix-minus feed to location talent and program mix to in-house talent.
  • Assure best possible audio quality is making air or recorded for productions. Use phase control, EQ, compression to improve audio quality when required.
  • Work with Producers, Directors via show rundown to confirm all required audio sources live shows and or productions.
  • Operate various audio related equipment, music player, Evertz router, and other related equipment as needed.
  • Attend all pre-show and post-show meetings with Directors and Producers. Read and mark rundowns to execute show elements as needed.
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot audio issues.
  • Replace mic and IFB batteries.
  • Other operational duties as assigned.
  • Report show problems, equipment issues, and discrepancies to Director for Show Report
What You Will Bring
  • Bachelor’s degree (Journalism, Communications or Business preferred) or its equivalent.
  • 5+ years professional experience in live television.
  • Must have excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Must be an effective learner, with a curiosity and desire to learn and understand the entire scope of needs in the studio and control room.
  • Must work well under the pressure of a live broadcast.
  • Possess strong fundamental understanding of video and audio production equipment and capabilities.
  • Able to make quick decisions and give accurate instructions during live broadcasts.
  • Willing to work varied shifts.
  • Must be able to sit for 4+ hours at time
  • Must be able to stand for 4+ hours at time

Job Type N/A
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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