Fox News ChannelWashington, DC
Fox News is looking for a highly motivated Freelance Transmission Operator to join our Washington Bureau for vacation and sick relief. This position is vital to our on-air programming. You must be a team player with a willingness to work a flexible schedule, that may include early mornings, evenings, overnights and weekends.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Monitor and route incoming and outgoing feeds that service FNC, FBN, Dot Com and our Affiliates
• Work with the Satellite Desk, Media Desk, Field Crews and Control Room Staff to ensure a quality product
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• A bachelor's degree and or relevant work experience is preferred
• A solid working knowledge of HD quality control equipment
• Knowledge of reading scopes
• Ability to identify/troubleshoot audio and video problems with satellite and fiber transmission systems
• Ability to work well independently as well as in a team setting
• Strong organizational skills
• Ability to handle multiple duties and tasks in a fast pace news environment
• Knowledge of iNews , Verizon AVOC, Live U is a plus
• Flexibility to work mornings, evenings, overnights, weekends, and holidays
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox News Channel
Fox News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. A top five cable network, FNC has been the most-watched news channel in the country for more than 14 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.