The Engineering Department of WPRI 12 & FOX Providence is seeking an Operations Technician.
Operate broadcast television equipment during live and taped newscasts and productions.
May be required to climb ladders and lift up to 50lbs.
Operate the Deko graphics computer. Responsible for preparing full screen and lower third graphic information for fast paced, aggressive newscasts. Communicate efficiently with Producers , Talent and
Directors for each show. Must have strong organizational skills and be able to work in a high pressure atmosphere.
Responsible for tuning in satellite and microwave feeds and recording various productions.
Ability to get along with co-workers a must. College degree preferred.
Minimum one year of experience in broadcast television.
Must have strong computer skills and be able to operate equipment proficiently during live newscasts and pre-production sessions.
Applicant should also have excellent typing / spelling skills. Must be reliable and be able to work various days/hours including weekends and/or nights.
No phone calls or emails please.
WPRI - 19 months ago