Part-Time Production Assistant
Hearst TelevisionPalm Beach Gardens, FL
Full Time Job
WPBF 25, the Hearst owned ABC station in Palm Beach Gardens has an opening for a part-time Production Assistant. We are looking for an energetic team player who understands the flexible schedule that the broadcast industry requires to join our production crew. This person will be responsible for operating robotic cameras, floor directing, teleprompter and video equipment as related to live broadcasts and post-production. Must have good technical skills, and good communication skills. Responsibilities include floor directing, assisting the news department, running teleprompter and other duties as assigned.
• Operation of Robotic cameras, teleprompters, floor directing, sets and other production equipment.
• Lighting and script preparation for newscasts.
• Maintain professional appearance of studio/sets.
• Assist the directors as needed.
• Working knowledge of television newscast equipment and software required.
• Videography experience helpful.
• Related military experience will be considered.
• Must have a good attitude, be willing to learn, and be a team player.
• Must be able to problem solve quickly and work well under pressure and tight deadlines.
• Attention to detail a must.
• In-person work required.