Technical Newscast Director Photographer

Technical Newscast Director Photographer

  • Full Time
  • Missoula
  • This position has been filled
  • Cowles Montana Media Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

Website KTMF TV Cowles Montana Media Company


ABC FOX Montana is hiring a Full-Time Technical Director / Director, Videographer to be part of our Production Tech. team for our statewide and regional newscasts. This position is based in beautiful Missoula, Montana. Missoula is a diverse, growing college town in Montana with access to many outdoor and cultural activities.


Position will direct and operate the production switcher during nightly newscasts. Employee will be working with the News Production Manager, News Director, News Producer and talent to bring together the news stories each day for our newscasts. You’ll have the opportunity to gather news video in the field with our team and bring it to our viewers in the evening from production control. Come join a progressive multi-cultural newsroom in one of the most beautiful regions in the U.S. This is a great place to learn and grow!


Job Description: Technical Directing, Directing of live newscast, live sports and live news remote broadcasts and videography with news team reporters, Non-linear editing. Production team coordination in concert with the Production Department Manager.  


Qualifications: Undergraduate Degree in Television Production preferred. Knowledge of broadcast switcher boards. Experience running cameras and studio/remote audio equipment is a plus.  Experience in running Video News Gathering Cameras, PC competent, and non-linear editing knowledgeable. Physical Requirements or Restrictions:  Ability to lift and carry up to 25 lbs. equipment. Sight and dexterity to do computer input and run the news production board.


Candidate must be motivated, ambitious, hardworking, organized, and able to meet daily deadlines. Please submit resume, cover letter, demo-reel link via email to Cowles Montana Media is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace