Field / Studio Technician
FoxHome Office, FL
Fox News is looking for a dedicated and experienced Freelance Field/Studio Technician for a multi-camera remote studio based in Southwest Florida. As the Freelance Field/Studio Technician, you will play a vital role in assisting with transmission and technical aspects of the show at a remote studio location where some of our programming originates.
You may be asked to report on-site to a dedicated remote location for various shifts as needed from October - May; you must be based in Southwest Florida.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Coordinate with Fox News Channel ENG teams on the setup of multi-camera remote studio
• Coordinate transmission with NYC Tech Managers, Satellite Desk, and Transmission
• Troubleshoot all technical issues on location with show teams in the field and back in NY
• Troubleshoot all technical issues on location with New York City Tech Manager
• Mic and IFB guests as needed
• Stage Manage LIVE shows as needed
• Assist Anchor/Field Producer as requested
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Bachelor's degree in communications is preferred, or equivalent experience
• Relevant work experience
• 3+ years of technical experience
• Ability to work under pressure, be decisive, detail-oriented, and meet deadlines
• Ability to work with high-profile talent
• Work well as part of a team
At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company's success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.
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Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on education, skills, experience, and location is: $31.50-42.07 per hour. We provide Freelancers with healthcare and 401k after they meet eligibility criteria and any State required time-off, in accordance with applicable plan documents. Benefits for Union represented employees will be in accordance with the applicable collective bargaining agreement.
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANYFox News Media
FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the newly announced platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 20 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.