The primary focus of the Director is to operate the technical equipment used to produce and transmit video and audio signals for multi-channel programming. Responsibilities include technical direction, audio operation, and signal monitoring; ability to operate computer terminal equipment, including automation, video server technology and other recording equipment; and the ability to troubleshoot and problem-solve technical difficulties associated with the operation of technical equipment.
Minimum Knowledge Skills & Abilities:
Minimum 2 years in News Production, News Technical Direction, and /or News Audio Production.
Technical school training and experience with operational systems and equipment will enhance performance success.
Knowledge of FCC regulations regarding quality standards and emergency announcements required.
Ability to type, use computers, and other such equipment.
Must possess a valid State Driver's License (or be able to get one).
A high school diploma or equivalent is required.
Good manual dexterity to operate the numerous small push buttons and rotary switches on the equipment.
INTERNAL CONTACTS: EXTERNAL CONTACTS:
Engineering and Production personnel, DigitalOperatingCenter personnel
News, Traffic and Sales
Statement about Other Duties:
The foregoing is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all functions essential to the job for which the employee is responsible, nor an exhaustive list of the minimum requirements and specifications necessary to perform the essential functions, including all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different functions be performed when circumstances change or exigencies require it.
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