Overnight Imaging Technician

Location
New York City, New York
Salary
Based on Experience
Posted
Oct 26, 2017
Closes
Nov 25, 2017
Metro Area
New York
Duration
Full Time

We are currently seeking an experienced Overnight Imaging Technician to work in our Photo department for the overnight weekend shift.

This is a great opportunity to join an iconic media brand and a great opportunity for individuals wanting to further build a career in the business of photography and photo editing!

Responsibilities:

  • Editing large volumes of photos (thousands) for stories.
  • Attending to the Merlin photo archive as needed.
  • Perform video grabs from TV and web-based videos.
  • Working with photographers to complete tasks.
  • Working well under deadline pressure.

Qualifications:

  • 2 years’ experience in Newspaper/Photo Agency or Wire service required.
  • Background in photography, editing, and/or photo agency experience is essential; knowledgeable in Photoshop.
  • Must be extremely reliable and able to work independently.
  • Must be Mac and PC fluent.
  • Communication skills and the ability to prioritize.
  • Careful attention to detail.
  • Familiarity with news photography a plus!

 

The schedule for this full-time position is predominantly an overnight shift: 5:30pm-2:30 am including one weekend shift.