Fox News is looking for a highly motivated Freelance Transmission Operator to join our Washington D.C. Bureau to work a variety of shifts. This position is vital to our On-Air programming. You will work with the Satellite Desk, Media Desk, Field Crews and Control Room Staff to ensure a quality product. The Freelance Transmission Operator must be a team player who is flexible with their work schedule, including early mornings, evenings, overnights and weekends.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
• Ability to work in a fast-paced news environment
• Monitor and route incoming and outgoing feeds that service Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, Dot Com, and our affiliates
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
• Solid working knowledge of HD quality control equipment
• Knowledge of reading scopes
• Ability to identify/trouble shoot audio and video problems with satellite and fiber transmission systems
• Ability to work well independently and in a team setting
• Strong organizational skills
• Ability to handle multiple duties and tasks in a stressful environment
• Available to work some weekend/overnight hours
• INews , Verizon AVOC, Live U knowledge a plus
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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.