Technical Operations Specialist WNJU

Posted: 12/29/2018

Location: Fort Lee, New Jersey
Function: Writing & Editing
Specialty: Editor / Editorial
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


- Technical Directing live as well as recorded programs, segments, spots, promos and commercials
- Ability to build splits, boxes, and multi-layered effects on the switcher level
- Ability to perform ingest and signal acquisition duties as needed
- Editing news and or sweeps pieces under tight deadlines
- Maintain inventory and perform daily housekeeping of all switcher effects and banks
- Maintain strict station quality standards
- Willingness to help train colleagues
- Participate in editorial meetings
- Submit Issue tracker discrepancy report as needed


• 5+ Years working in television news preferably in a top 10 news market.
• In-depth experience (5+ years) with all aspects of ROSS Overdrive Automation System.
• In-depth experience with ROSS switchers.
• In-depth experience of Adobe Premiere
• Fully knowledgeable on P2 Workflow.
• Experience editing news packages under tight deadlines.
• Excellent Story Telling Skills with sound news judgment.
• Experience with Solid State Logic Audio Consoles.
• Fully knowledgeable in all aspects of television production.
• Knowledge of graphics devices such as Ross Xpression.
• Knowledge of video servers such as Omneon.
• Strong Computer Skills with experience with computer applications working and monitoring multiple screens and software applications simultaneously in a broadcast environment
• Candidate must be able to work under stress and tight deadlines.
• Ability to react quickly and make decisions.
• Ability to work as a team and interface with all levels to drive our news vision.
• Strong Interpersonal skills with ability to interface with all levels of management & user community.
• Candidate must be willing to join IBEW Union.

• Bachelor’s degree in Communication.
• Bilingual (English/Spanish)
• Familiarity with ROSS Dashboard.

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