PT Camera Operator

Posted by Nexstar

Salt Lake City, UT
Posted: 2017-06-06

Description:

The PT Camera Operator is responsible for operating television cameras to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts.

Responsibilities:

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:    

 

1.       Composes and frames shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors.

2.       Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the director.

3.       Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts.

4.       Must be willing to work nights, holidays and weekends. Must be available to work additional shifts on short notice as required for sick and vacation relief.

5.       Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements.

6.       Sets up and performs shots for broadcasts.

7.       Sets up cameras and related equipment.

8.       Tests, cleans, maintains and repairs camera equipment.

9.       Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Requirements:

1.      Must be able to perform all duties under high stress situations and conditions.

2.      Must have excellent interpersonal skills

3.      Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

4.      Proficiency with computers, telephone, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.

5.      Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Physical Demands & Work Environment:  The Director must be able to stand, sit, reach, climb, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, and make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions or outdoors during remote broadcasts.  In addition, must be able to handle control or feel objects, tools or controls.  Repetitive movements are required.  Must be able to climb ladder.  Must be able to life, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds. 

Contact:

Apply for job at: https://nexstar.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/JobSearch/viewAll                                           

                                                                             

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYEE.  NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.  WE ARE NOT ABLE TO AKNOWLEDGE RECEIPTS OF APPLICATIONS.  WE WILL CONTACT YOU IF YOUR APPLICATION IS CHOSEN.

 

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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