Director/Technical Director

Posted on Nov 19, 2018 by CBS

Fort Worth, TX 76101
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
DESCRIPTION:

CBS11/TXA21 Television in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas, is looking for a full time Director/Technical Director. Candidates should have at least 5 years' experience as a Director/Technical Director in a medium to major market. Candidate should be skilled at both Directing and Technical Directing, sometimes both simultaneously, of fast-paced scripted and breaking News coverage, and other sports and entertainment programs. The successful candidate must be a team leader as well as a positively contributing member of the team. The ability to work in the field on remote productions, and a skillset that includes camera operation, both in-studio and in the field, and some experience with audio operation will be considered strong assets as well. This is not a union represented position. If you can gel with a major market, well-oiled Production Team, and make positive contributions to our product, please apply online at [1]

Primary Accountabilities:
  • Candidate must communicate effectively with news/sports/entertainment producers, graphic artists, engineering staff, and all Production staff, to prepare and execute technically clean productions.
  • Provide leadership for production prep and execution.
  • Supervise Production staff during assigned shifts, to foster positive work environment and successful production operations.
  • React in calm and effective manor to fast-paced, 'live' television environment.
  • Apply technical expertise and creative style to create interesting productions within accepted guidelines and standards.
  • Ability to operate other production equipment and tasks, such as camera operation, audio operation, floor directing, and other duties as assigned.

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  • QUALIFICATIONS:

    Core Competencies:
    • Proven leadership skills
    • Proven technical skills
    • Proven ability to function well in a team environment
    • Good communication skills
    • Attention to details and time management
    • Good organizational skills

    Minimum Education and Experience:
    • College degree or equivalent preferred
    • Minimum of 5 years' experience Directing/Technical Directing 'live' newscasts and other productions in a medium to major market
    • Knowledge and experience with Sony 8000 switcher

    Reference: 561319994

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