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The Audio Operator is responsible for sound checks, equipment placement, volume and quality of sound during live and taped productions.
Setting up sound and recording equipment, adjusting and testing the equipment
Activating and adjusting various sound sources including microphones, audio playback devices, remote venue should (live shots), routable sound devices and sources and other sound generating sources
Creating, maintaining and adjusting proper mix of sound sources in a live and/or recorded environment
Maintaining and managing audio devices and resources such as: audio mixing board, microphones, music playback devices and other sound generating or playback sources
Operates Audio Mixing Board during live broadcasts and during recorded shows
Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the Newscast Director
Operates studio cameras or remote cameras during live broadcasts
Confers with Newscast Directors and other crew and staff members to discuss show rundowns, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements
Sets up cameras and related equipment
Tests, cleans and maintains camera, lighting and studio equipment
Produces graphics for newscast
Operates graphics production to create graphics for the newscast
Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements & Skills:
Must be able to perform all duties under high stress situations and conditions
Must have excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Proficiency with computers, telephone, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!
Nexstar Media Group