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PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN

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PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN

• Intermediate Level

Summary

FOX 13 and FOX 13+, the FOX Television Stations Owned & Operated duopoly in Seattle, WA is seeking an experienced production technician to direct various live programs

Category Assistant Director  Audio / Music / Sound  Live Event / On Location Services  Technician 
Location Greater Seattle Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Aug 22, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • The successful candidate will be in the hot seat during newscasts, sports shows and other live programming as warranted – using Ross Automation, iNews, Chyron and other broadcast software and hardware. 
  • The production technician will direct specific shows regularly, while assisting or backing up other shows on the same shift – whether as an AD, audio operator or other role. 
  • Other daily duties will include prepping the studio for live broadcasts, maintaining audio equipment like mics and IFB’s, and envisioning creative ways to use our studios and control rooms.
  • Members of the production team at FOX 13 are leaders and collaborators on our news team. 
  • The successful candidate will communicate well under pressure. The control room setting can be hectic at times, but the right director is always calmly in control. 
  • Must have experience directing live daily newscasts on an automation system, and be comfortable during unscripted moments like breaking news or other live events. 
  • This is a full-time, regular shift, but the news business is a 24/7 world and schedules can occasionally change due to vacation relief, breaking news, or other staffing requirements.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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