JOB TITLE: News Field Operations Supervisor
REPORTS TO: News Operations Manager
Reports directly to the News Operations Manager. Must have a strong understanding of electronic news gathering. Must be a super user at FCPX with a proven background training personnel on Apple systems including but not limited to FCPX. Responsible for daily equipment inspections and maintenance.
Experience with vehicle safety inspections and keeping accurate inventory of OSHA records are a plus. Works with engineering team to insure newsroom systems are running appropriately and SOP’s are being followed correctly. Must have a strong understanding of newsroom software. Knowledge of TONS and OPUS a plus. The NFOS must be a master troubleshooter with a proven track record of seeking out problems in the newsroom. This individual embraces new technology and brings new ideas to improve workflows. Asist the news operations manager with work schedule and crew assignments. Other duties as assigned. This supervisory role is mandated per the IATSE contract. As an IATSE member, you will be expected to follow all of the rules set forth in the contract. This position does not handle disciplinary matters. This job requires a self-starter who looks for ways to improve the operation.
KTLA will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.