TelevisaUnivision is seeking a talented Technical Director based in Houston, Texas to work in TelevisaUnivision’s Weather Center.
Live Event / On Location Services
Houston, Texas Area
Sep 28, 2022
The successful candidate will direct live newscasts, news briefs and weather segments. The qualified candidate will work closely with News personnel in creating necessary elements for live or taped programming. This candidate will need to operate robotic studio cameras, audio board and a Sony 6500 in the event of an emergency.
This individual must be a strategic and creative thinker, a self-starter, and a collaborator willing to learn and share ideas. You are proficient in all aspects of Sony ELC automation. This includes creating/editing templates and structuring a show within INews.
- Directing and recording multimarket weather segments.
- Oversee completion and distribution of weather elements
- Perform quality checks and input of all programming elements
- Ingest daily weather briefs and weekly local shows into on air servers.
- Perform additional duties as assigned
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent of specialized training in the professional field
- Minimum of 2 years major market or 3 years small market in similar capacity of job responsibilities
- Must be able to work any shift, including weekends and holidays
- Familiarity with microwave, satellite, and digital technology
- Basic graphic design experience, including Photoshop experience
- Knowledge of Sony ELC automation, Microsoft Office and I-News newsroom systems
- Candidate must have basic editing knowledge with Avid Media Composer
- Knowledge of control room operation equipment including teleprompter, studio cameras and audio board
- Must maintain a good driving record
- Must be willing to work from office in Houston, TX
- Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis
- Ability to stand, walk, bend, type, and sit for up to (8) hours
- Must be able to lift and carry heavy equipment (approximately 25 lbs.)