• Newscast Director

    Location US-PA-York
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/3/2018 2:10 PM)
    Job ID
    News Operations
  • Overview

    WPMT, the Tribune owned affiliate in York, PA is accepting applications for an experienced Newscast Director/Production Tech to join our news team. We are looking for someone who is team-oriented, brings a positive attitude to work and is a good communicator. If you want to join our team that produces 8 hours of news a day in beautiful Central Pennsylvania, apply now!


    • Directing and coding newscasts.
    • Non-linear news editing.
    • Managing control room automation.
    • Be proficient in the operation of all control room systems.
    • Ability to operate various studio equipment including audio console, hand-held studio camera, robotic studio cameras, microphones, studio lights, lighting.
    • dimmer panel and teleprompter.
    • Work with the news department and news producer in the preparation and delivery of high quality newscasts.
    • Perform other production duties as assigned.


    • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required.
    • Experience in broadcast news production as a director and production tech.
    • Experience with Ross Overdrive control automation preferred.
    • Experience Final Cut Pro editing systems preferred.
    • Demonstrate good Communication Skills.
    • Be a problem solver.
    • Discuss show discrepancies while finding and implementing solutions to those discrepancies.
    • Maintain professionalism through planning, production and follow up.
    • Must be able to identify and execute high quality television production.
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.


    Must be willing to submit to a background check. Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.


    Equal Employment Opportunity

    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 http://www.tribunemedia.com.

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