News Technical Director: Must have strongknowledge of Sony 8000 HD switcher, Ross production automation systems, Vision switcher and news server playout systems, VIZRT, Thunder graphics systems, and ENPS.
Air Technical Director: Mustalso have strong Knowledge of N-Vision switcher, Harris Louth program, VIZRT and VERTIGO systems. Experience with server based playback systems for program and commercial playback. Getner/Mosley Transmitter knowledge is plus.
Candidate will be involved in all aspects of the on-air operation and must possess leadership qualities to lead production crew and work effectively with News production personnel in a high pace live news broadcast.
Air Technical Director duties to include: Harris automation operation, FCC logs, Transmitter control and editing of play list events. Generally responsible for main On Air duties. Requires strong computer skills as the Broadcast plant continues to evolve into a more “IT-centric” model.
Minimum of three years of experience as a Technical Director switching Live News.
Tribune Company - 10 months ago