Production Technical Director

The Technical Director coordinates the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions.

This position will be involved in setting up cameras, switching video, and live computer graphics to ensure a proper broadcast, and communicating with the newscast director and producer.

Additional Job Description

  • Coordinates the efforts of all technical operators during newscasts and other live and recorded productions
  • Supervises and assigns duties to workers engaged in technical control and production of programs
  • Observes pictures through monitors and directs camera/video staff concerning composition
  • Acts as a liaison between engineering and production departments
  • Works with the news producers to deliver a clean and high energy newscasts
  • Trains camera and CG operators on the proper operation during live broadcasts
  • Switches video sources and given direction at the same time during live broadcasts
  • Tests equipment to ensure proper operation
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements & Skills:

  • High school diploma
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Minimum two years’ experience in news operations and production (Depending on market size)
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Proficiency with broadcast control equipment
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Apply Online at https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar/job/ND-Minot/Production-Technical-Director_REQ-19255 Job Req #REQ-19255
Apply by 12/23/2022