NABET Engineer (Photographer) - WZDC

Posted: 12/18/2019

Location: Washington, D.C., Washington D.C.
Function: Production
Specialty: Editor / Editorial, Producer, Television & Film
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

Job Duties

  • Editing and shooting stories, interviews, videos, packages and other projects as assigned
  • Assisting producers with coordinating and directing shoots and contribute in the pre-production process
  • Maintain production equipment and computer backup systems
  • Keep up production video database as well as software
  • Keep track of upgrades, and keep supervisors and engineering department apprised of software and maintenance needs
  • Complete projects as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum 2 years newsgathering experience
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in combination of shooting live events, editing on nonlinear systems and operating ENG live/microwave truck
  • Minimum 2 years Ability to operate bonded cell live units
  • Minimum 2 years Ability to operate a live truck
  • Must be bilingual (Spanish/English) with the ability to proficiently read, write and speak in Spanish
  • Must be willing to work in Washington, D.C.
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or greater
  • Must be available on evenings, weekends and holidays
  • Must have valid driver’s license

Desired Qualifications

  • Strong journalistic and communication skills
  • Ability to produce network quality segments under tight deadlines
  • Working knowledge of public records laws
  • Analyze data and turn it into visual stories
  • Must possess strong detail-oriented research and writing skills
  • Experience shooting and/or editing video a plus
  • Must have a creative approach to digital platforms
  • Strength in using social media to engage audience
  • Enthusiastic, self-starter with a positive attitude
  • Ability to simultaneously shoot, edit and operate an ENG truck
  • Knowledge and ability to operate communication tools and stay connected with the assignment constituencies (i.e. use of email software, cell phone, messaging tools, etc)
  • Familiarity with new technologies such as bonded cell transmission, Go Pro cameras and file sharing applications
  • Must be proficient working with Adobe Premiere Pro, and newer, systems
  • Must be Proficient in the Panasonic P2 workflow
  • Must have strong understanding of computer/IT workflows
  • Must understand File Transfer Protocols
  • Team player who excels in a fast-paced, exciting environment, while maintaining an unwavering dedication to quality work.

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