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Photographer/ Live Truck Operator

Photographer/ Live Truck Operator

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News Operations
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WTIC/WCCT is seeking a photographer/ live truck operator.


  • Shoot and edit video for award winning newscasts including packages, Vo’s/VOSOTS and natural sound packages
  • Must be able to carry 50 lbs. of equipment (camera, tripod, lighting and audio equipment)
  • Must be able to set up for live shots on very short notice
  • Must be able to work under pressure
  • Run an ENG live truck. Helpful if you can run SNG truck.
  • Drive and maintain news vehicles
  • Suggest story ideas
  • Read newspapers competitive websites, and follow social media daily.
  • Position requires performance of other job-related duties as assigned.


  • Bachelors Degree preferred
  • TV news experience
  • Must have valid license and good driving record
  • Experience in shooting and editing stories on a daily deadline basis
  • Familiarity with Final Cut a plus
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, have good attitude and be a team player
  • Suggest story ideas daily

Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit

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