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Production Technician

Summary

The Production Technician position has core responsibility elements to include floor directing, teleprompter, camera operations, and board operations.

Category Audio / Music / Sound  Camera Crew  Camera Operators  Floor Director  Grip / Lighting / Electric  Live Event / On Location Services  Technician  Teleprompter 
Location Greater Memphis Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jul 08, 2024
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

The Production Technician position has core responsibility elements to include floor directing, teleprompter, camera operations, and board operations.
  • The WREG ideal candidate must have a thorough understanding and knowledge of broadcast television production.  Duties for the part-time Production Technician include, floor directing, teleprompter, studio camera operation, studio lighting board operation, guest and talent management, and other duties as assigned.  
  • Additional required skills include but are not limited to: audio, proper placement of microphones on news anchors and guests, ability to handle unexpected and last minute changes and ability to effectively communicate those changes promptly to studio talent.  
  • The Production Technician must possess the ability to work promptly, under pressure in a cohesive team environment, have clear verbal skills and be reliable with a great attitude.  
  • Must be able to work holidays, weekends and flexible schedules being mindful part of fun here is being a 24/7 operation.

  • PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS ESSENTIAL TO THE JOB:  
    • Set up, test & operate all audio sources for broadcast and/or pre-production.  
    • Thoroughly understanding all audio equipment.  
    • Meet with director to find out show responsibilities and properly execute them.
    • Ability to operate studio camera and floor directing duties.

  • MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
    • A degree in communications or its equivalent.
    • One year experience in a television or production facility.  
    • Ability to type 35 WPM and must possess accurate spelling skills. 
    • Knowledge of various audio equipment, both playback and recording is preferred.
    • Valid drivers license is required.

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