Posted by Nexstar

Salt Lake City, UT
Posted: 2017-10-25


Good4Utah, (KTVX-KUCW), Nexstar-owned stations operating as a duopoly, is seeking a Director as a member of the Production Team.  This position serves as a Newscast Director, works with News Producers, Anchors and Reporters, News Photographers and Editors, Audio Operators, Studio Camera and Teleprompter Operators to technically compose and deliver a clean and high-quality newscast.


Ross OverDrive experience is preferred.
This position coordinates the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions.
Coordinates the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions.
Directly supervises and assigns duties to News technical staff including:  Studio Camera, Audio and Teleprompter who are also engaged in technical control and production of programs.
Observes pictures through monitors, and directs camera/video staff concerning composition.
Acts as a liaison between Engineering, News and Creative Services Departments.
Switches video sources and fives direction at the same time during live broadcasts.
Tests equipment to ensure proper operation.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts.
Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts.
Sets up cameras and related equipment.
Tests, cleans and maintains camera, lighting and studio equipment.
Operates graphics production to create and review graphics for the newscast.
Performs other duties as assigned.


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

Must have excellent interpersonal skills.
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Willingness to work late or early hours, holidays, weekends typical of a broadcast television and breaking news environment – whatever is necessary to achieve our marketing and revenue goals in a highly competitive market


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