- Studio Technician/Director

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Studio Technician/Director


WUSA9, the TEGNA-owned CBS affiliate in Washington, DC, is currently seeking a talented leader to join our exceptional directing team.

Category Audio / Music / Sound  Camera Crew  Camera Operators  Directors  Grip / Lighting / Electric  Live Event / On Location Services  Technician  Teleprompter 
Location Washington D.C. Metro Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Mar 20, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description


•  Direct live newscasts, recorded productions, live streams, cut-ins, and commercial projects
•  Determining camera angles, lighting and set arrangement
•  Ensure effective interaction between the control room and multiple departments across the organization
•  Other assigned duties to include: Camera Robotics, Audio, Live shot acquisition, and Media Ingest

Qualified candidates will have proficient skills with the following equipment and systems:

•  Control Room automation such as Sony ELC, Ross Overdrive, Grass Valley Ignite;
•  Video Switcher
•  Audio mixer
•  Studio lighting
•  Teleprompter
•  Robotic studio cameras
•  Knowledge of Chyron a plus
•  Non-Linear editing skills a plus
•  Experience with ENPS and Bit Central server systems also a plus.

Job Requirements:

•  Proactive self-learning
•  Effective leadership and communication during a crisis
•  Five (5) years’ experience in various aspects of television production preferred
•  A minimum of three (3) years’ experience directing
•  Excellent communication skills, with an emphasis on working as a team with producers
•  Strong leadership and organizational skills
•  Personal integrity, accountability, problem solving, a strong work ethic
•  Ability to work early mornings, late evenings, weekends and holidays
•  Ability to stand for extended periods
•  Ability to lift 50 lbs.
•  Comfortable working on ladders and lifts

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