Are you an artist behind the cameras? Do you enjoy creating? KGTV, Channel 10 News, the ABC Affiliate in San Diego is currently searching for a Director III.
Greater San Diego Area
Sep 26, 2022
The Director III is responsible for directing the station's newscasts from the news automated control room with a minimal amount of errors while supervising the crew. This position reports to a Production Manager.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
- Assigned to daily newscasts as a director or technical director.
- Works with show producers using newsroom computer system to create an integrated automated show rundown.
- Directs control room crew for pre-production, studio shot planning and graphics integration.
- Direct other shows, production shoots and special reports as assigned.
- Assist with any studio setups including but not limited to lighting.
WHAT YOU'LL BRING:
- High school diploma or GED required. Bachelors in related discipline preferred.
- 3 years experience directing LIVE newscasts and 1 year experience with production automation systems is strongly preferred.
- Must have previous multi-camera directing experience preferably in television news with control room automation.
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
- Must have the ability to direct fast-pace rapidly changing productions for extended periods.
- Working knowledge of state-of-the-art video switchers and effects.
- Familiar with routers, video servers, audio consoles, robotic studio cameras, graphics systems and studio production equipment.
- Strong computer skills.
- Effective communication and people skills.
- Must be able to work a flexible schedule.
- Work Environment
- Constant viewing of multiple video and computer monitors.
- Flexible work hours required, including holidays, weekends, evenings and possible overtime hours.
- Additional Requirements
- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.