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Production Assistant

Tribune Company
Sacramento, CA
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Production Assistant in Sacramento, California | Careers at CA-Sacramento;4655 Fruitridge Road (KTXL)
  • Production Assistant

    Location US-CA-Sacramento
    Posted Date 1 week ago(9/11/2019 7:41 PM)
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  • Overview

    We’re looking for entry level people with video editing skills and a passion for broadcasting. You will edit video for our newscasts, as well as work in the studio and control room during the newscasts: floor directing, running cameras, operating audio, and more. Must be able to demonstrate non-linear editing skills, and we’ll teach you the rest. Related college coursework is pred. This is a great opportunity to get into a newsroom and gain some valuable experience. Hours can be anything from early morning to late night, holidays, weekends, etc. We are a 24/7 operation. 



    • Editing video for newscasts (VO’s, VOSOTS, PKG’s)
    • Set up and maintenance of studio for newscast
    • Various studio positions during newscasts including:
    • Operating prompter
    • Operating robotic studio cameras
    • Operating handheld camera
    • Operating jib camera
    • Floor directing
    • Operating audio board
    • Other duties as assigned



    Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
    • Must be fast and accurate with non-linear editing
    • Attention to detail is a must
    • Ability to handle the pressure of a live news production


    Physical Demands

    • Required to sit and stand for long periods of time
    • Required to operate a keyboard and mouse
    • Some lifting
    • Ladder climbing


    Work Environment

    • Work performed primarily in an office environment, in the Control Room and in studio
    • Exposure to electrical equipment



     Education and Experience

    • Must be proficient in non-linear editing. Final Cut Pro X experience pred.
    • Experience in multi-camera studio production is desired
    • College coursework in video production is pred




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    Posted: 2019-09-19 Expires: 2019-10-19

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