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 87 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.
WSFA 12 News is the dominant television and digital media station in Montgomery, Alabama. For over 65 years WSFA 12 News has served a 15-county DMA and is Central and South Alabama's most trusted source for news and weather information.
WSFA has an immediate, full-time opening for a Technical Media Producer. Technical Media Producers will work in WSFA's state-of-the-art media control center and are responsible for directing both live and pre-recorded productions, as well as processing content on three other stations and wsfa.com. This is an opportunity to build your career in the constantly evolving television industry while refining your own skills with cutting edge technology.
Work alongside news producers and others on our news team to create, code, and direct dynamic, fast-paced, top-rated newscasts and programming
Coordinate live acquisition of reporters and news video utilizing ENG and IP-based video transmission platforms
Design compelling and engaging graphics and visual elements to help our journalists communicate their stories
Monitor on-air signals, ingest daily programming and commercials, and operate the Master Control automation system
Be responsible for regular care and maintenance of equipment and studio, including lighting, cameras, and sets
Occasional operation of studio teleprompter, floor directing, and various other duties as assigned will be required
The successful candidate will be creative, extremely detail-oriented and have very strong problem-solving, multi-tasking, and communication skills
Positive and professional attitude in a fast-paced, dynamic, and high stress environment under deadline pressure
Able to work well with a team and equally comfortable working individually
Flexible to work mornings, nights, weekends, out-of-town assignments, and changing schedules
Able to sit and stand for extended periods of time. Able to climb and work on ladders and comfortably lift 30 pounds or more
Computer literacy is a must
Strong grasp of visual design, grammar, and spelling
Experience with HD video production, Ross Overdrive, VizRT Graphics, DBi Master Control Automation, ENPS, and non-linear editing systems is a plus