• Photographer

    Location US-TX-Houston
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    Job ID
    2018-48253
    Category
    News Operations
  • Overview

    KIAH, a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a full-time Photographer to work in our Houston, TX location.

     

    The Photographer must be able to creatively capture and edit news video while collaborating with news team on story ideas and/or pictorial essays.

    Responsibilities

    • Shoot video of news events, both live and recorded for news program
    • Edit material to match script prepared by reporter, producer or executive producer
    • Set up necessary equipment in order to allow transmissions of pictures or live from-the-scene reports back to the station
    • Responsible for ensuring assigned equipment is returned and in good working condition
    • Notify proper channel when equipment and/or vehicles malfunction
    • Perform other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree preferred; equivalent experience required
    • 3+ years’ experience as news or production photographer
    • 2 years’ experience in editing
    • Strong background in ENG (electronic news gathering) operations
    • SNG (satellite news gathering) experience preferred
    • Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record
    • Must be able to work independently
    • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings and holidays
    • Ability to work in a rapid, fast-paced environment
    • Ability to lift in excess of 50 pounds on a regular basis
    • Must be willing to submit to a background check
    • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United StatesEqual 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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