Studio Van Field Technician, Dc
Full Time Job
Fox News Media is looking for a Studio Van Field Technician to work with our Field Operations, Production, and Field Engineering staff. You will be responsible for driving the Studio Van and setting up and transmitting live shots for breaking news and/or scheduled hits for our primetime and anchored shows. The Studio Van Field Technician should have a strong understanding of fast-paced, live television news events and working alongside guests and contributors who are live on TV. You may be asked to work as a camera operator for basic news coverage (press conferences, live shots & MOS).
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Maintenance of the Studio Van
• Understanding of LiveU
• Safely drive company owned vehicles
• Basic ENG field photography
• Basic lighting skills
• Extensive, last-minute travel for breaking news
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• 3 years of field newsgathering experience
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to multi-task in the field
• Working knowledge of LiveU, ENG field photography and lighting
• Must have a clean driving record
• Flexible work schedule to adapt to a 24-hour news organization, including overtime and weekends
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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.