Sinclair Broadcast Group
Newscast Director
At a glance
Location: US-FL-West Palm Beach Map
Posted: 05/30/2021
Closing: 06/29/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Job description

WPEC is looking for someone with at least 3 years experience. Could you be our next Newscast Director? You should have experience directing fast-paced newscasts with multiple live shots, graphics, video animations and multiple studio cameras. Must have strong organizational skills, be self-motivated and have a good visual sense. Must be able to work well under pressure, thrive on deadlines and work a flexible schedule. Knowledge of automation experience would be helpful to have. WPEC uses Ross Overdrive, INEWS & Chyron. This job does require working weekends and holidays.


Responsibilities:



  • Perform any production duties as assigned including:

  • Technical Direct any assigned newscasts and productions

  • Maintain production studio and control room

  • Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned, which may include website contribution


Requirements:



  • Experience Directing and TDing newscasts using Ross Overdrive

  • Knowledge of production standards and equipment

  • Ability to read and write, college degree preferred

  • Must be able to lift & position 40 pound lighting instruments


Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Newscast Director