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Supervisor Production Operations

Altice USA, Edison, NJ

One of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States

Duration: Full-Time


We are Altice USA; a family of businesses that includes Optimum, Optimum Mobile, Optimum Business, A4 advertising, Cheddar, and News12. Our common goal is connecting our customers to friends and family, shows they love, advertising that resonates and news that matters. We're building a workforce that thrives on collaboration, inclusion, and innovation. We hope connecting you to a potential role is just the beginning.

News 12 is looking for a driven Supervisor, Production Operations to lead a team of talented newscast directors. The ideal candidate will be an innovative television director who’s looking to coach and grow new talent in a technologically advanced control room/studio environment. The role will be highly collaborative with production, engineering, and editorial teams.

Responsibilities include:

  • Supervise team of studio directors
  • Coordinate studio and staff schedules
  • Direct newscasts and special productions, as needed
  • Ensure high quality video productions
  • Work closely with the Director, Production Operations to oversee day-to-day and long term planning
  • Work with Engineering to maintain equipment and facility
  • Respond to breaking news and other urgent situations as required
  • Hire, coach, and train staff members, build strong teams
  • Experience in television control rooms and studios, preferably with studio automation systems, like GrassValley Ignite (preferred)
  • Previous experience as a newscast director required
  • Understanding of video switchers and ability to create and modify effects
  • Working knowledge of ENPS or other newsroom software
  • Previous supervisory experience preferred

Altice USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

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About Altice USA

Altice USA is a communications and media company that enables its customers through the power of connectivity. With a relentless focus on challenging today’s norm while developing the telecommunication of the future, our products and services bring people closer together and connect them to the things that matter most to them, faster and more easily than ever before.

From high-speed broadband and ultra-HD video, to digital advertising solutions, local news, telephony, and wireless offerings, we are making connections possible around the country -- to businesses, to consumers, to communities, to schools, to hospitals, and everyone in between. 

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