PT Production Assistant

PT Production Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Albuquerque
  • March 15, 2021

Website Nexstar Media

Description:

The Production Assistant is responsible for various television production duties required to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts.

Responsibilities:

Floor Direct the shows as assigned:
  • instruct the anchors/reporters where their next camera shot will be
  • relay all pertinent information from the Director/Producer to the Anchors & vice-versa
  • operate ENG camera during the AM LIVING SHOW in order to grab shots that the robotic cameras cannot get
  • operate ENG camera on the AM BAND set in order to grab shots that the robotics cannot get
  • must be able to communicate efficiently with the Production & News staff.
  • follow the Format as designed by the Director.  Must be able to wear wireless headsets during the show while walking, talking & giving instructions to the Anchors & Guests.
  • must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  • must mic the guests on the AM shows
  • must demonstrate a professional demeanor at all times with guests, clients & coworkers
Maintain studio lights:
  • replace bulbs or fixtures as needed.  This may require climbing tall ladders while holding a heavy light fixture.  Must be able to lift 20 - 30 lbs. and not be afraid of heights.
  • operate an ELEMENT lighting board.   Will train, but prior knowledge is a plus!
Maintain the studio microphones:
  • Follow the Format and give the anchors/reporters the mics per the Director
  • Make sure all mics / IFBs are charged appropriately
Maintain the studio:
  • sweep & mop the studio
  • dust the set
  • clean & wipe down surfaces on the kitchen set including the refrigerator

Requirements:

Requirements & Skills:
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Contact:

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Apply Online at https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar Job Req #: 7985