PTZ Video Camera & Tricaster Operator

Do you have experience using a NewTek Tricaster and PTZ Cameras or other similar live-video switcher? If so then this part-time job may be for you.

Chicago Real Estate Investors Association (ChicagoREIA.org) is the largest real estate investors association in the country. We launched this business in 2013 and from day one we have had massive growth. We also own a real estate investment firm and we do large real estate events and seminars. We have built a studio at our office and plan to do video streaming and recordings using the NewTek Tricaster and NewTek PTZ cameras. We need an experienced videographer who can operate our Tricaster and PTZ cameras during shoots.

Job Responsibilities Include:

• Set up and Run Tricaster during live streaming or recording shoots.
• Set up and manage 2 PTZ cameras and possibly one other fixed camera during shoots.
• Use the NewTek Tricaster switching software in real time during recordings or streaming to manage the video broadcast.
• Be able to do live video switching which includes adding titles, graphics, and b-roll via the Tricaster and external NewTek Video Switching Board.
• Manage any additional post-production editing, visual, and audio effects using the Tricaster.
• Set up audio equipment for recordings including lavaliere and boom mics as well as work with a small audio mixer.
• Make small adjustments to studio lights in order to make sure the video is well lit.


This will be a part-time position with anywhere from 5 to 20 hours of work per week. Shoots will mostly take place between 10 AM and 6 PM.

TO APPLY: If you have RELEVANT EXPERIENCE using a the NewTek Tricaster or similar video switcher and PTZ cameras, then email your resume and cover letter.

Experience / Skills


-One year of experience using a the NewTek Tricaster or similar video switcher and PTZ cameras.
-Experience with basic audio equipment for recordings including lavaliere and boom mics as well as working with a small audio mixer.
-Knowledge of lighting concepts and techniques is a plus.

About Chicago REIA


Chicago Real Estate Investors Association (ChicagoREIA.org) is the largest real estate investors association in the country. We launched this business in 2013 and from day one we have had massive growth. We also own a real estate investment firm and we do large real estate events and seminars. We have built a studio at our office and have started to do video production.