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WABC Photographer - Daily Hire

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WABC Photographer - Daily Hire

$60/hour
• Intermediate Level

Summary

WABC-TV’s News Photographer will work closely with Assignment Desk, News Reporters and Managers to ensure the timely production of newscasts and special projects!

Category Camera Operators  Live Event / On Location Services  Photographers  Video Editor 
Location Greater New York City Area
Time Period Unknown
Posted Date Jul 02, 2024
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

WABC-TV’s News Photographer will work closely with Assignment Desk, News Reporters and Managers to ensure the timely production of newscasts and special projects! The successful candidate will have a consistent track record in the fast-paced, high-pressure environment of daily local news gathering. The candidate must possess excellent interpersonal skills, and a strong work ethic.

Daily Hire is an employee hired to work daily with no requirement of a regular schedule.

Responsibilities:
  • Set up and implement live and recorded elements for newscasts
  • Edit segments and assemble video elements for shows
  • Assist with the upkeep of equipment inventory
Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in daily ENG newsgathering, including shooting, editing, and live shots, working with a reporter or alone.
  • Must be willing to work any shift, including holidays.
  • Candidates need to have a clean driving record.
  • Must be able to lift and carry a minimum of 30 pounds of equipment.
  • Knowledge of the tri-state area is important.
  • Proven understanding of P2 camera systems, Adobe Premiere Pro editing and bonded cellular transmission technologies (Dejero and Live U)
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge and experience in the use of smaller cameras, such as the Sony FX9
  • Experience using adjustable lenses, multi-camera shooting, and working with complex and creative lighting solutions
Required Education:
  • High School diploma or equivalent
Preferred Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Studio Production, Journalism, or a related field
This position is covered under the Company’s collective bargaining agreement with NABET-CW

The pay rate for this role in New York is $60 per hour. 

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