Newscast Technical Director

Website Quincy Media

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.

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.

Become a part of Quincy Media.  We are a family owned company operating 18 television stations doing news, two newspapers and two radio stations.  There are internal opportunities for
professional growth within our own company.

Quincy is always hiring.


Experience with HD production, Ross Vision and Xpression products.

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.

Jim Lawrence
513 Hampshire Street
Quincy IL 62301

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