Freelance A2 Operator

Posted: 4/8/2019 | Expires: 5/8/2019

Location: New York City, New York (US)
Category:
Role:
Level: Entry Level
Duration: Part Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to Experience

We are looking for an Audio Assistant/ A2 to join our Fox News family and New York operations team, creating daily live and VOD content for Fox News Channel. You work directly with the Fox News Channel audio engineer and crew in support of several live and live to tape shows and pre-tapes at our New York facility. This is a freelance role.

 

* This is a project based role. You must be flexible to work on multiple shows over varied hours and days. *

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Mic guests as needed for live and as-live production
  • Assist in the maintenance of audio equipment under the direction of the A1
  • Communicate any issues or audio needs to the control room
  • Move and organize furniture and set dec in studio, prior to and following shoot
  • Other tasks as directed by the A1

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Experience working in a television studio operation or field environment
  • Strong ability to react quickly to changing requirements
  • Familiarity with micing techniques for both field and studio
  • Effective ability to plan ahead, identify possible problems, and possess strong trouble shooting skills required
  • Understanding in aesthetics of microphone cabling and IFB wiring
  • Familiarity with working with RF coordination
  • Availability to work weekends, early and late hours

Fox News is committed to delivering news as it happens. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow and achieve our goals.

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