Newscast Technical Director

Company: WGEM
Location: Quincy, IL
Job Type: Full Time

Details:
WGEM in Quincy has an immediate opening for someone with broadcast production experience.
WGEM is looking for a Newscast Technical Director. You will be responsible for the coordination and production of compelling live television newscasts and local programs.

Experience:
WGEM-TV uses the latest in television broadcast equipment. The successful candidate will have experience with live directing, excellent computer skills, people skills and leadership qualities in a studio and control room environment.
Experience with HD production, Ross Vision and Xpression products is a plus. A two-year or four-year degree is preferred, along with video production courses. There are internal opportunities for professional growth within our own company.

Requirements:
– Ability to move quickly and make fast, accurate judgments.

– Ability to communicate with other personnel on duty to coordinate control room operations.

– Ability to make decisions and remain calm under stress.

– Ability to interface with computer systems.

– Ability to properly perform the duties of this position or learn and acquire these skills and abilities within a probationary period.

– Ability to follow instructions to perform first level checks of corrective maintenance.

– Speech, hearing and sight abilities that allow the incumbent to communicate logically and persuasively (verbally and in writing) and ability to see, hear and respond to monitoring equipment.

Contact:
Jim Lawrence
WGEM
513 Hampshire Street
Quincy IL 62301
jlawrence@wgem.com

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