News Photographer - Sacramento
CBSWest Sacramento, CA
Full Time Job
News Photographer - Sacramento (CBS KOVR-TV)
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Calling all Photojournalist! CBS13/CW31, O & O duopoly in West Sacramento has multiple immediate openings for a full-time union photographer who is well versed in shooting to editing.
If you like the rush of being in the middle of it all, developing as a great storyteller, covering sports, politics, features, and hard newsâ€¦then this is your next stop. Looking for both men and women to join a staff of NPPA driven shooters that look forward to working with each other and the public to present quality storiesâ€¦.If thatâ€™s you, you MUST be willing to workdays, nights, weekends, and holidays. This is a union shop.
(PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR REEL/LINK FOR CONSIDERATION in the body of your resume).
• Daily newsgathering, working with a reporter/or alone to shoot and edit daily stories
• Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer, or associate producer using in-house or field locations as needed
• Keep assigned equipment and/or vehicle in good working condition and file all required paperwork. Ability to set up live remotes and use Live Uâ€™s if needed
• Creative and drive for the business
Preferred Education and Experience:
• 2 Plus Years TELEVISION experience covering breaking news, features and sports preferred
• MSJâ€™s and/or MMJâ€™s who are looking to be behind the camera are encouraged to apply
• knowledgeable of the XDCAM EX camera and GRASS VALLEY editing systems
• Experience operating microwave, bonded-cellular packs and/or satellite trucks
• MUST be willing to workdays, nights, weekends, and holidays
• Sound journalistic judgment
• Passion for visual storytelling
• Excellent lighting skills
• Deadline oriented
• Ability to get along with others!