- Camera Operator-Seasonal

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Camera Operator-Seasonal


Camera Operator-Seasonal

• Intermediate Level


Production Operations at Televisa Univision is looking for a Camera Operator, Jib to join our team!

Category Camera Operators 
Location Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
Time Period Unknown
Posted Date May 15, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Production Operations at Televisa Univision is looking for a Camera Operator, Jib to join our team!

Responsible for the building, operations and general maintenance of the Jib Camera. Operator must provide creative, fluid movement of the camera on multi-camera productions for News, Sports and Entertainment studio shows. The Camera Operator, Jib will report to the Production Manager.

  • Create smooth fluid movements of the camera to enhance the production value of each program. Must be able to pan and tilt camera as well as swing the crane through space.
  • Maintain stable framing without extraneous movement on all axis.
  • Setup, balance, troubleshoot, and maintain crane and associated equipment.
  • Operator controls zoom and focus of lens. Good sense of visual composition
  • Take direction well and work as a team player
  • Operate in a safe and controlled manner to minimize injury to self or others as well as any damage to equipment or property.
  • Ability to follow a rundown
  • Bachelor’s Degree in television production or equivalent work experience
  • Basic computer skills and familiarity with Windows operating systems
  • 3-5 years of experience in control room broadcast facility
  • Physical ability to swing and stop camera boom of up to 40 feet while carrying a camera load of up to 45 pounds as well as the crane itself and the associated counterweights.
  • Perform well under pressure and breaking news situations
  • Physical ability to lift equipment and counterweights up to 50 pounds.
  • Agility to move at a rapid pace as production needs may require
  • Provide creative input, e.g., assists the Director/ Producer in creating the look of a show, including set design; suggests alternate shots; etc
  • Bi-lingual (English and Spanish) preferred
  • As this position supports 24x7 operation, candidate must, in addition to being able to work regular hours, have on-call availability, and flexibility to work days, nights, overnights, weekends, and holidays as needed and without advance notice.  Additionally, candidate may be required to work on site for extended periods of time to provide coverage in special circumstances, such as, during tropical storm/hurricane.
  • Univision requires that all U.S. and Puerto Rico employees be vaccinated against COVID-19. This position will require the successful candidate to submit proof of vaccination.  The Company is an equal opportunity employer, and will reasonably accommodate a qualified candidate, who may be unable to be vaccinated, consistent with federal, state, and local law.

Job Type Part Time  Temporary 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening, Overnight
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