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Full Time Production Assistant - Evening

WHBF TV

Rock Island, IL

Posted/Updated: 2 days ago

Job Description

The Production Assistant is responsible for various television production duties required to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Composes and frames camera shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors
  • Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the director
  • Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts
  • Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts
  • Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements
  • Sets up cameras and related equipment
  • Tests, cleans, maintains and repairs camera equipment
  • Produces graphics for newscast
  • Creates graphics for the newscast
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Apply to: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/job/Full-Time-Production-Assistant---Evening_REQ-18818

WHBF TV
231 18th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201