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Technical Director

KDAF-TV

Location: Dallas, TX

Contact Name: Nexstar Media Group

Web: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar/job/TX-Dallas8001-John-Carpenter-Freeway-KDAF/Technical-Director_REQ-8165

Job Description

Category: Production
Position/Title: Technical Director

Details:
It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they are doing! Direct various live and taped broadcasts and productions, including from remote locations.

Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 2/23/2021
Closing Date: 3/23/2021
State: Texas
URL: http://www.cw33.com

Experience:

PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS ESSENTIAL TO THE JOB:

  • Physically and verbally direct live broadcasts in APC environment
  • Design various graphic and special effect elements for broadcasts
  • Adjust to breaking news or changing circumstances
  • Direct/TD special programming and/or projects
  • Work as a liaison between local content department and production department
  • Must be able to perform other duties such as operating studio cameras, audio board, and floor directing.
  • Edits video clips for television broadcasts and web content
  • Back-up the content team production staff when necessary
  • Responds to breaking sports events and other urgent newsrooms situations as needed
  • Assist news department in content delivery

Requirements:

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • Four- year degree in Radio, Television, and Film; Journalism; or similar field of study
  • Proficient in Ross overdrive, Ross Xpression, Bit central and ENPS
  • Experience directing in a television or production facility in a live studio environment
  • Superior technical on-air presence
  • Experience operating studio cameras and audio board
  • Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Premiere, & After Effects)
  • Strong AP writing skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with the ability to ad lib when required
  • Excels in fast-paced, sometimes high-pressure, work environment with accurate decision making
  • Possesses journalistic integrity and understanding of viewer needs and expectations
  • Ability to multitask with multiple people communicating out loud in the control room
  • Must have attention to detail; copy editing, grammatical and writing skills
  • Must have strong people and leadership skills to work content and engineering personnel
  • Ability to effectively listen to fully understand problems and communicate with a team to shape a solution
  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art equipment and techniques used in producing and directing live and taped broadcasts
  • Valid drivers license with a good driving record

Contact: Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar

Apply Online URL: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar/job/TX-Dallas8001-John-Carpenter-Freeway-KDAF/Technical-Director_REQ-8165

Job Req #: 8165

***** EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED *****