Production Assistant

Production Assistant

  • Part Time
  • Huntsville
  • February 28, 2021

Website Nexstar Media

Description:

WHNT-TV, CBS in Huntsville, Alabama, has an immediate opening for a part-time Production Assistant. The Production Assistant is responsible for various television production duties required to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts.

Responsibilities:

  • Composes and frames camera shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors
  • Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the director
  • Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts
  • Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts
  • Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements
  • Sets up cameras and related equipment
  • Tests, cleans, maintains and repairs camera equipment
  • Produces graphics for newscast
  • Creates graphics for the newscast
  • Performs other duties as assigned

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.
  • Willing to work early AM hours, weekends, holidays
  • Previous experience preferred but, not required.

Contact:

Apply Online at Nexstar Media