Responsibilities

-Collaboration between our editorial and production teams regarding news and local programming
-Provide editing services to news and other departments as needed
-Educate users on standard operating procedures and enforce editing protocol
-Tune in microwave/satellite shots and have a solid understanding of bonded cellular programs
-Record feeds using remote control software of video servers
-Coordinate and ingest feeds among the NBC Group
-Have competent understanding/skills related to shot composition, lighting and studio aesthetics
-Operate robotic camera controls and audio mixing console
-Set-up and maintain studio equipment
-Mic guests for live and recorded programs
-Clearly communicate with all personnel internally and externally
-Exhibit excellent customer skills and be attentive to all departments needs
-Troubleshoot system problems and escalate issues to the Engineering team
-Punctual, regular and consistent attendance
-Promote teamwork within a positive work environment
-Update documentation relating to all Operations procedures and workflows
-Perform other duties as assigned

Experience / Skills


High School diploma

-Minimum one year experience working in a television production environment editing daily news content using non-linear editing systems, audio operation and robotic camera experience, familiar with media operations center processes and/or possess technical directing skills
-Must have the consistent ability to organize and manage shifting priorities under tight deadlines and in pressure situations. Multi-tasking and adapting quickly to change are necessary traits
-Requires strong technical aptitude and experience with television control room and studio production technology including knowledge/skills with, newsroom editorial software, non-linear editing systems, microwave/satellite systems, bonded cellular systems, router systems, audio mixers, robotic camera controls, production automation systems, and automated on-air play out systems.
-Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills in English with the ability to clearly communicate with all levels within the organization and with external vendors. Professional courtesy and respect are vital at all times. Exhibit a consistent ability to use positive language.
-Requires adaptability, enthusiasm, initiative, ability to handle criticism, even temperament and a positive approach to problem solving. Ideal candidates must work effectively within a team environment. Be a dependable self-starter who can operate consistently with a high degree of accuracy. Candidates must have a strong attention to detail with a desire to excel along with the ability to work independently without direct supervision.

Eligibility Requirements:

-Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV
-Must be able and willing to work to work any 24x7 shift, under time pressure deadlines and willingness to work long hours including weekends and holidays with short notice. Be flexible with schedule changes. Must be willing to work in severe weather emergencies
-Must be willing to work in Philadelphia
-Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
-Must have a valid driver’s license

Desired Characteristics

-College degree with a concentration in television production or equivalent experience preferred
-Minimum three years’ experience working in a fast paced television newsroom environment editing daily news content using non-linear editing systems, audio operation and robotic camera experience, familiar with media operations center processes and/or possess technical directing skills
-Hands on experience with Dalet newsroom system or comparable newsroom systems
-Knowledge of Microsoft Office software, as well as other digital production software such as Adobe Premiere, Vantage, Latakoo and file share systems
-Experience with microwave/satellite/cellular bonded technology
-Hands on experience with Ross Overdrive or comparable automated production control systems
-Knowledge of control room production within a 24 hour news channel
-Experience with Vinten camera robotics or comparable robotic camera system
-Bi-lingual English/Spanish proficiency a plus
-Must exhibit and lead with a positive example
-Must demonstrate ability to remain calm under pressure and think critically
-Self-motivated, highly creative, forward thinking individual