Production Assistant

West Monroe, LA
Posted: 2020-02-06

Description:

Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesComposes and frames camera shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors
Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the director
Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts
Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts
Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements
Sets up cameras and related equipment
Tests, cleans, maintains and repairs camera equipment
Produces graphics for newscast
Creates graphics for the newscast
Performs other duties as assigned
 

Requirements:

The Production Assistant 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, the Production Assistant must be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions. Must be able to climb 12 ladder.  Must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.

Contact:

Please apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer

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