• Associate Program Screener

    Location US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 3 months ago(9/28/2018 5:53 PM)
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  • Overview

    WGN is seeking an Associate Program Screener.


    The Associate Program Screener is responsible for reviewing, creating edit decision lists, and assuring accurate timing of movies and episodic programming for WGN, WGN America and CLTV. Responsible for assisting with program ingestion, maintaining program library and assuring good video and audio quality as well as the appropriate content within programming in compliance with station guidelines.


    Requires some college courses in communications and/or video production.  A degree in a related Mass Communications field and video editing experience is a plus. One to two years experience in a similar television work environment and prior experience with analog and digital VTRs, and disk based playback devices needed.  Experience with current generation broadcast media ingest systems is a plus, but not required. Demonstrated computer skills with a working knowledge of Microsoft operating systems and Microsoft Office programs is required. Prior experience with digital file transfer protocols is desired.


    The ideal candidate must have a strong knowledge of FCC guidelines and broadcast standards and practices. Must be able to work flexible hours and weekends and holidays. Attention to detail, good organizational and time management skills, the ability to meet deadlines, and be punctual are required.


    Equal Opportunity Employer



    Apply On-line:  Please go to http://www.tribunemedia.com/careers/ and search for keyword “Associate Program Screener”.

    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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