CBS Television StationsPittsburgh, PA
Full Time Job
CBS Television Stations consists of 28 CBS-owned stations in 17 major U.S. markets, as well as the stations' digital properties. The portfolio of stations includes 15 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates.
The station group's properties also include CBSN Local, a joint initiative with CBS Interactive that features direct-to-consumer streaming news services in the markets where the Company has local news organizations. CBS Television Stations' premium local content is also distributed to consumers by the group's websites and mobile applications.
Position Purpose: Shoot and edit reporter packages, voiceovers and sound bites
• Shoot reporter packages, sound bites and voiceovers as required.
• Will also be required to edit and run a microwave transmission truck.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
At least two years experience as an editor & photographer working in a commercial TV newsroom.
Ability to multi-task in a fast paced time sensitive environment
Proven creativity in photography and editing
Willingness to take direction from News Managers and execute station's mission
Can-do teammate and contributor
Skilled in non-linear editing (experience with Grass Valley Edius editing and playback systems a plus).
Proficiency with new and emerging technologies for video storage and transmission a plus (i.e. FTP, video conversion, etc.)
Skilled in operation of microwave trucks
Experience with bonded cellular technology
Basic use of Windows-based computer system
Must be able to work all shifts including nights, overnights and weekends
Must have good lighting expertise & some concept of graphics creation/insertion
Professional conduct in the field as this person will be working with station clients
College degree preferred
Experience with Satellite Uplink Trucks a plus