- Full Time
Cheddar is a live Post Cable Network focused on covering the most innovative products, technologies, and services transforming our lives. Our mission is to provide information and utility on the platforms that matter for our users. Cheddar has two live broadcast networks across many platforms, including Sling, DirecTV Now, and Samsung TVPlus.
In June 2019, Cheddar was acquired by Altice USA, which not only broadened our news portfolio to include News12 and i24, but it opened Cheddar up to a new world of data-driven advertising opportunities across even more platforms including linear TV.
We are looking for a talented and driven Studio Technician/Floor Director to join our team in New York City. The candidate will be involved in nearly every technical aspect of creating and executing a live television program. He or she will work to bring a broadcast to air. The ideal candidate should be a team player who is able to mix easily and work effectively in our scrappy and highly collaborative team.
Responsibilities May Include:
• Adjusting on set cameras (iris, focus, pan, tilt, zoom).
• Serving as an A2.
• Operating handheld cameras.
• Escorting guests to and from our set.
• Excellent skills as a hand held camera operator.
• Extremely well organized and focussed under high pressure breaking news conditions.
• Familiarity with live studio environment.
• Knowledge of broadcast fundamentals. These include basic lighting, composition, and floor direction.
Altice USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.