WTVR, The E.W. Scripps Company CBS affiliate in Richmond, VA, is looking for an experienced and aggressive Photographer to join our team.
Live Event / On Location Services
Richmond, Virginia Area
Apr 12, 2023
The News Photographer will capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms. Will also be responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to live broadcast/streaking devices, 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:
- Associates degree in related discipline preferred.
- At least 1 year of experience in related field preferred.
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 sites.
- Able to work efficiently under multiple deadlines on a daily basis.
- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
- Valid driver's license, good driving record, and ability to provide proof of insurance with the company required insurance limits.