- NewsNation Ross Xpression Graphics Operator

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NewsNation Ross Xpression Graphics Operator


NewsNation Ross Xpression Graphics Operator

• Intermediate Level


NewsNation is currently searching for a staff Ross XPression Graphics Operator for our national newscasts.

Category Graphic Design  Live Event / On Location Services  Technician 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date May 18, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

NewsNation is currently searching for a staff Ross XPression Graphics Operator for our national newscasts

This opportunity is for someone that doesn't mind rolling up their sleeves and do something few have done before – launch a new 24-hour news network. 

  • The successful candidate will prepare and switch XPression elements during live and pre-recorded programming, listening to Director’s commands, and reacting swiftly and accurately, ensuring all content output meets quality standards.
  • The broadcast will be fast paced and highly produced in a state-of-the-art control room using Ross XPression software.
  • May be asked to train others or create training documentation.
  • The successful candidate should add creativity and ideas that enhance the final product.
  • Be able to communicate and document effectively and concisely to the rest of the team.
  • All day parts (mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays) may be a part of the schedule with overtime as situations demand.
  • Five plus (5+) years’ experience in professional live television broadcast operations required.  
  • You must be detail-oriented and be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Working knowledge of common business software applications, particularly Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator & Adobe InDesign as well as familiarity in media asset management and photo sites such as Getty Images.
  • Candidate should be a problem solver and quick thinker to resolve existing issues and to work around problems that arise during live news, be self-sufficient and have a “press-on-regardless” attitude.
  • Other engineering experience in areas of routing, CGs, video playback, robotic camera operation, graphic design, FTP or building switcher effects a plus. 
  • Must work well in a collaborative team environment and be able to multitask.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications or related field preferred. 
This position is a full-time staff position which will require membership in IBEW.

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