Operator needed at KWWL
KWWL Television (NBC – Waterloo, Iowa) is seeking a highly motivated Operator for its award-winning, state of the art production and master control facility. This position would be primarily responsible for operating/performing all duties related to Master Control. This position will also back up the automated production center for newscasts, promotions, special projects, and other productions.
This is not an entry level position. We are looking for someone who is a multi-tasking specialist, someone who knows what the goal is and how to achieve it!
*College degree, or 4 years of equivalent work experience, in broadcast television.
*Knowledge of standard practices in an automated production environment.
*Knowledge of standard practices in a non-automated Master Control environment.
*Must possess the ability to make quick, accurate decisions.
*Knowledge/Operation of a variety of computer operating systems, and the ability to learn new programs quickly and effectively.
*Knowledge/Operation of Adobe Production Suite, with emphasis in Photoshop, AfterEffects, and Encore.
*Willingness to perform primary problem-solving actions when dealing with equipment and possess the ability to report any problems accurately.
*Ability to effectively communicate in a fast-paced environment.
*Knowledge of basic editing, linear and non-linear
*Knowledge of the Vision line of Ross Switchers, Ross Overdrive Automation, Yamaha audio consoles, Xpression graphics system, preferred.
*Knowledge of broadcast lighting, set design, and maintenance engineering are a plus.
*Physically ability to lift 50 lbs, climb tall ladders, move studio cameras and set pieces.
*Must have valid state driver’s license and acceptable driving record.
*Speech and Hearing abilities that allows for ability to hear and respond to equipment and other crew members.
*Vision ability to see all monitoring equipment effectively.
*Possess manual dexterity to quickly move between various positions and respond accurately with necessary corrective measures.
Please submit your resume to:
Jeremy Ott. Operations Manager, KWWL-TV, 500 E. 4th St., Waterloo, IA 50703 or to firstname.lastname@example.org
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