Fox TV StationsDallas, TX
Full Time Job
Performs the duties of master control technician and production technician. Master Control operations includes the switching of live events, ingest/playback of commercials and syndicated programs with the use of Grass Valley iTX master control automation system. Handles production operations including the control room switcher, audio board, robotic cameras (including shading) and news transmission operations. Works with directors in studio operations and coding on Sony ELC production automation system. The candidate must have the ability to handle multiple technical responsibilities and changes in a fast-paced newscast.
Bachelor's degree preferred. Two (2) or more years' experience as a master control technician and one (1) or more years' experience as a production technician in a medium or large television market. Position requires handling of multiple demands with professionalism and results and must be able to possess strong communication skills. The ability to work under pressure and work in a cohesive team environment is a must. Working knowledge of IT a plus. The candidate must be flexible and willing to work nights, weekends and holidays as necessary.
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox TV Stations
FOX Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.