NBCUniversal’s Owned Television station in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, KXAS TV/KXTX TV, is looking for a News Photographer. As a Photographer, you will be responsible for shooting and editing stories, including spot news and features.
Live Event / On Location Services
Dallas/Fort Worth Area
Jan 17, 2023
- Through the creative use of the camera, and proficient lighting and editing skills, will provide the viewer with a story on a given topic.
- Will operate camera, live truck, and edit on Edius Pro edit systems.
- Respond quickly to breaking news while taking direction and interacting with the assignment desk, reporters/anchors, production, control room, and appropriate NBC personnel
- Minimum 5 years of experience shooting video and knowledge of live remote capabilities in a Broadcast station.
- Minimum 5 years of experience operating ENG live/microwave truck.
- Minimum 5 years of experience operating communication tools and staying connected with the assignment constituencies (i.e. use of email software, cell phone, messaging tools, etc.)
- Minimum 3 years of experience editing stories.
- External applicants must submit a resume/CV through nbcunicareers.com to be considered (Note- job #BR).
- Must submit a tape of own work to be considered.
- Physical requirements required to perform medium/heavy physical work which includes:
- ~Lifting and carrying camera equipment ranging from 15 lbs. to 30 lbs. (in camera weight) for extended periods of time to shoot on remote locations.
- Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice.
- Must have a valid Texas driver’s license.
- Must have the ability to work any of a 24 x 7 shift.
- Must be 18 years or greater.
- Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
- Must accept Solutions as NBCUniversal’s Alternative Dispute Resolution program.
- Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
- 5 years Photography/editing experience in a medium or major market TV News station
- Knowledge of P2 cameras and Edius Pro edit systems.
- Knowledge of wireless newsgathering technology
- Team player who is flexible
Day, Evening, Overnight