WEWS, the Scripps ABC station in Cleveland, OH is seeking a Photographer to join the team. You will capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms.
Cleveland/Akron, Ohio Area
You will also be responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to microwave live truck, video camera, and video editing equipment.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
- Capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms
- Operate and maintain live equipment including microwave, satellite and related news gathering equipment
- Work in tandem with newsroom personnel to create and develop news stories
- Perform other duties as assigned
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
- 2+ years experience as a photographer preferred
- Able to work efficiently under multiple deadlines on a daily basis
- Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds
- Valid driver's license and good driving record required. In addition, proof of insurance and liability coverage may be required.
WHAT YOU'LL BRING:
- Proficiency with lighting and computer based editing.
- Proficiency with live microwave truck operation.
- Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
- Knowledge of and proficiency in posting content to station's web site