Steadicam Operator

Posted: 1/15/2019

Location: Orlando, Florida
Function: Production
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

The Steadicam Operator will provide consistent and high quality Steadicam camera operation for all Golf Channel studio productions.

  • Steadicam operator on assigned studio productions in the studio.
  • Work with Director on developing creative ways to integrate and use Steadicam for Golf Channel studio produced shows
  • Work with Technical Director, and Video Engineer to ensure cameras are set up & faxed. This includes verifying back-focus, tallies & camera returns
  • Interface with the Engineering department regarding equipment maintenance issues
  • Maintain Steadicam rig while suggesting improvements and new technologies
  • Lend creative input to Production staff where appropriate to enhance production value.
  • Assist in any studio lighting changes or prop alterations as necessary
  • Work with Stage Manager & other studio personnel to keep studio clean and organized
  • Fill in for studio pedestal, hand held, and jimmy jib camera operations for all live studio broadcasts or tapings
  • Possess intimate knowledge of all studio equipment, sets and technologies.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Minimum Requirements:
  • Degree in Communications is preferred
  • 1+ year Steadicam experience at a network level, specializing in studio shows is preferred
  • 1+ year camera experience for live broadcasts
  • Lighting and Stage Managing experience is desirable
  • Excellent interpersonal & communications skills required
  • Strong work ethic, positive attitude & leadership qualities with the ability to handle multiple tasks and priorities a must
  • Ability to work in fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Willing to work flexible hours including holidays, nights, and weekends
  • Punctual, regular and consistent attendance
  • Ability to carry 75lbs for up to 30 minutes at a time
  • Must be willing to work in Orlando, FL

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