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Studio Camera Operator-Part Time


KCCI TV has an opening for a Part time Studio Camera Operator who is a self-motivated, detail oriented and organized, with the ability to multi-task.  A team player with strong interpersonal skills that works well under pressure. The ideal candidate will have working knowledge of studio broadcast production operations.

Job Responsibilities:

Responsible for operation of television cameras for a live broadcast.
Interact with directors, producers and talent & must remain focused at all times.
Operate computer controlled studio lights and change bulbs.
Operate Windows-based computer software to prepare programming shows and promos and commercial spots for air.
Provide time cues and floor direction during live and taped studio events.

Punctual attendance for shifts that can start as early as 4am.
Must be able to work weekends and holidays as necessary, in support of our 24/7 broadcast operations.
Experience Requirements:

Experience operating professional video cameras in live production.
Experience using Windows-based computer software.
Equivalent military experience will be considered.
Qualifications Requirements:

Knowledge of studio camera operation.
Ability to rapidly respond properly to issues that unexpectedly arise on air is necessary.
Knowledge of studio lighting.
Can work flexible hours including early morning or night shifts and holidays and weekends.
Must be an effective communicator and team-worker.
Must be able to work cooperatively with others, sometimes in stressful situations.
Ability to follow instructions quickly and accurately, with attention to detail.
Ability to work from a standing position for a 2-3 hour period.

College graduates with a communications degree preferred.
Technical school or completion of college level technical courses a plus.
Military training and experience will be considered.
Current students welcome.



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