Hearst TelevisionSacramento, CA
Full Time Job
KCRA 3, the news leader in Sacramento and a Hearst Television station, has an immediate opening for an innovative full-time photographer/editor. Our award-winning news team sets a very high bar for excellent journalism. We are serious about breaking news, big coverage of big stories, weather and investigative reporting. Our photojournalists are passionate about news and great visual storytelling. We are looking for an outstanding candidate who knows how to balance both the big picture and the small details; a creative thinker; a competitive spirit and a strong team player. In person attendance is required. This is an IBEW Union position.
• Shoot engaging, dynamic video and sound for general assignments stories and special projects.
• Crisp, clean, compelling editing skills
• Operate ENG truck/TVU for live shots.
• Foster teamwork and collaboration with reporters and other news staff.
• Post video and pictures to multiple platforms.
• Employ exceptional problem-solving skills.
• At least two years of relevant work experience
• Work well under very strict deadlines.
• Ability to calmly handle live breaking news
• Expertise with non-linear editing and familiarity with Adobe Premiere
• Ability to carry at least 50 pounds of equipment
• A valid driver's license and clean driving record
• Must be willing to work flexible hours, weekends and holidays
• Bilingual experience is a plus.
• Hearst Television is a proud supporter of military veterans. Military DINFOS experience will be considered.
• Drone certification or familiarity with helicopter photography is a plus.