News- PT Production Assistant Waff

Gray Television Huntsville , AL 35801

Posted 4 months ago

Description

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

ABOUT WAFF

"WAFF is Huntsville Alabama's #1 news station. We have a dominant digital presence in North Alabama and throughout the Tennessee Valley. We offer lifestyle content to stay heavily involved with our community."

JOB SUMMARY

WAFF-TV the NBC affiliate in Huntsville, AL has an immediate opening for a Part-Time Production Assistant. The functions of this role will be studio camera and teleprompter operation as well as working with producers on show preparation.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operate Studio Camera for live broadcasts

  • Operate teleprompter

  • Operate Audio console

  • Assist the newscast producer in show preparation

  • Prepping and maintaining Studio

Requirements

Experience in television or related field is preferred but not necessary


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News- PT Production Assistant Waff

Gray Television