Director, Production

Location US-PA-Moosic
Posted Date 3 days ago(3/14/2018 5:30 PM)
Job ID
News Operations


WNEP-16 in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania has an immediate opening for a Director. The person selected for this position will have the primary responsibility of coding and directing WNEP live newscasts and in-house productions as well as directing station remotes.


  • Work with news department and news producer in the preparation of newscasts
  • Direct local newscasts as assigned
  • Communicate needs to the control room staff
  • Discuss discrepancies that occurred during production
  • Find and implement solutions to discrepancies
  • Proficient at all control room positions


  • Must be able to work under extreme deadlines and pressures
  • Maintain professionalism through planning, production and follow up
  • Must have good communication skills.
  • Must be proficient in the operation all control room computers and systems
  • Must maintain the high standards of WNEP.
  • Must have good manual dexterity to operate the small buttons and switches on systems
  • Must have good eyesight and hearing for the composition and evaluation of programs
  • Must be a team player




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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