WAGA-TV

OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox TV Stations

 

Fox Television Stations is one of the nation’s largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 29 stations in 18 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Seattle.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION
The Photojournalist shoots video, gathers information and interviews in the field; edits video content for broadcast; shoots live remotes as assigned.

Shoots video, audio and stills in the field, newsroom and studio
Collects information and obtains interviews at the scene of news events
Edits news stories on deadline in the field and in the newsroom
Contributes to station website and social media channels with information, stills and video
Operates audio, video and live transmission equipment for live remote broadcasts
Maintains equipment assigned and keeps it clean and operational
Alerts supervisors about needed repairs
 

Requirements:

Skill in video photography and editing on deadline
Exemplary driving record
Must provide WAGA-TV with an official copy of his/her Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) for the previous three years
Communicate clearly and deal effectively/politely with the public, public officials and staff
Computer literate
Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record
Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university preferred.  Three years of experience as a photojournalist or equivalent in the news department of a commercial television station.  The ability to write and produce packaged reports for air and web is a plus.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

To apply for this job please visit fox.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com.