AM Editor/Photographer

Posted by Nexstar

Salt Lake City, UT
Posted: 2020-01-20


News4Utah (KTVX/KUCW – the ABC and CW affiliates in Salt Lake City) seeks a AM News Editor Photographer to edit and shoot video for the morning news programs.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

·        Organizes and strings together raw footage into a continuous whole according to scripts or instructions for newscasts and other programming.

·        Shoots video for news and lifestyle reporters, anchors, hosts

·        Confers with other personnel to discuss assignments, logistics and shot requirements

·        Maintains video and editing equipment

·        Reviews assembled footage on screens or monitors to determine whether corrections are necessary.

·        Selects and combines the most effective shots of each scene to form a logical and smoothly running story.

·        Performs other duties as assigned


Requirements and Skills:

·        High school diploma.  Some college coursework or vocational training preferred.

·        Minimum two years’ experience operating video recording equipment.

·        Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.

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

·        Flexibility to work any shift.

·        Fluency in English.

·        Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

·        Proficiency with video recording equipment.


Physical Demands & Work Environment: 

·        The News Photographer must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work near others, work outdoors occasionally in all weather conditions, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions.

·        In addition, the News Photographer must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 25 pounds, and can handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.


Apply for job at:

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer