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Freelance Jib Operator -SNY

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Freelance Jib Operator -SNY

• Emerging Level

Summary

Work with technical and news staff to satisfy production needs for live, taped and automated programming under supervision of Director and Operations management

Category Camera Crew  Camera Operators  Live Event / On Location Services 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Nov 04, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Job Description
  • Work with technical and news staff to satisfy production needs for live, taped and automated programming under supervision of Director and Operations management
  • Ability to proficiently operate Cammate Jib.  
  • Hand-held camera experience preferred as dictated by productions demands
  • Assist in maintaining all studio cameras as well as the movement of all set pieces and props for the various shows
  • In coordination with the Director, create and offer visually interesting and varied subject shots
  • Willingness and ability to train others as needed for back-up purposes
Qualifications
Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Communications) or equivalent work experience is required
  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience in live, multi-camera studio production preferred, with related camera operator experience is required
  • Knowledge of Cammate, Jib along with Ikegami HD cameras is required
  • Ability to identify and trouble shoot mechanical issues with Jib equipment and set up
  • Must be able to lift 25+ lbs. depending on set / strike studio gear
Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested and qualified candidates must submit a resume / CV through www.nbcunicareers.com
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
Desired Characteristics
  • Familiarity with NY sports a plus
  • Proficiency in iNEWS or similar newsroom software system a plus
  • With proper training, serve as fill-in for all other Tech 1 positions as needed (i.e. Robotic Camera, Playback, Video Shading)
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills required
  • Must be a collaborative team player who works well with others, in a fast paced, dynamic studio environment
  • Available to work flexible, non-traditional hours including weekends and holidays

Job Type Contract  Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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