WUSA-TV, the Gannett-owned CBS affiliate in Washington, DC (NSI Rank 8) seeks a Studio Technician - Newscast Director/TD to direct live newscasts, taped webcasts, cut-ins, local programs and commercial projects as required. The Studio Technician determines camera angles, lighting and set arrangement. Also performs other duties as assigned; Robotics, Master Control, Audio, Ingest. Effective interaction with a control room team from multiple departments is critical to success. Strong leadership and organizational skills are a must.
Requirements: Must have a strong working knowledge of studio and location equipment including, but not limited to studio lighting equipment, teleprompter, robotic studio cameras, switcher and remote cameras. Knowledge of Deko and DekoMos a plus. Experience with ENPS and Avid server system also a plus. Required skill knowledge includes: 5 years experience in various aspects of television production preferred. Minimum of 3 years explerience directing. Excellent communication skills required, with an emphasis on working as a team with producers. Knowledge of Metropolitan Washington is helpful. We put a premium on personal integrity, teamwork, accountability, problem solving, a strong work etic and winning. Must be willing to work early mornings, late evenings, weekends and holidays.
Attn: Victor Murphy
Director of Technology & Operations
4100 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace including veterans and applicants with disabilities.