Freelance Robotic Camera Operator - SNY

Posted: 6/2/2018

Location: New York, New York
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


Job Responsibilities:
  • Work with technical and news staff to satisfy production needs for live, taped and automated programming, under supervision of Director & Operations management
  • Primary responsibility for live operation of multiple Ross cambots and “Furio” robotics, rooftop and POV across multiple studios
  • Live operation includes all moves, focusing, presets and shot recalls


  • Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Communications) or equivalent work experience required
  • Two (2) years of related experience in live, multi-camera studio production preferred
  • Familiarity with Ross Cambots & Furio robotics (studio)
  • Familiarity with Telemetrics robotics (roof)
  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs. and set / strike studio gear

    Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested and qualified candidates must submit a resume / CV through www.nbcunicareers.com
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
  • Ability to travel as required
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    Desired Characteristics
  • Familiarity with NY sports a plus
  • Proficiency in iNEWS or similar newsroom software system preferred
  • With proper training, serve as fill-in for all other Tech 1 positions as needed (i.e. Teleprompter, Video Playback, Video Shading etc.)
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills required
  • Must be a collaborative team player who works well with others, in a fast paced, dynamic studio environment
  • Available to work flexible, non-traditional hours including weekends and holidays

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