Technical director/Photographer

Posted by KITV, Inc.

Honolulu, HI
Posted: 2017-08-24


KITV is looking for a qualified technical director/photographer to function as director and technical director for newscasts as assigned using the new Viz Opus control room system. The successful candidate will also be responsible for all aspects of the broadcast including cameras, audio, graphics, video and live sources.


  • Shoots news stories as assigned
  • Post videos from each day’s newscast to and match the video with the appropriate copy.
  • Edits news stories including voice overs, vo/sots, sots, packages, teases, headlines that are ready to edit for any newscast
  • Sets up, shoots and breaks down live shots using the TVU back pack, the microwave trucks and possibly the satellite truck.
  • Shoot video and photos for use on the KITV digital platforms.


  • Prior experience as a director and/or technical director preferred
  • Must be a self-starter; someone who doesn’t wait to be told what to do
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work under pressure, making quick decisions
  • Must work well with others
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism and communication preferred 
  • High school diploma


Send resume to:

Mike Darrah
News Director, KITV
801 South King Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

Job posted by an Equal Opportunity Employer