OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox News Channel
Fox News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. A top five cable network, FNC has been the most-watched news channel in the country for more than 14 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.
Fox News is looking for a highly motivated Viz Operator to set up and playout all graphic elements that are to be integrated into pre-recorded and live programming. You will work directly with the technical staff to satisfy production requirements for live and pre-recorded programming under supervision of the show's director and operations management.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Execute cleanly on-air in a high stress, rapidly changing environment
Quickly trouble shoot graphic errors with producers
Have strong understanding of broadcast language and must also be able to work with various individuals and personalities.
Provide support to transmission during non show hours
Ability to work well independently as well as in a team setting
Ability to indentify/trouble shoot audio and video problems with satellite and fiber transmission systems
Able to handle multiple duties and tasks in a stressful environment
Have strong interpersonal and communication skills
Have strong typing, spelling and grammatical skills
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
A Bachelor's Degree and/or relevant work experience is preferred
Two years of graphic playout experience in a live control room environment
Knowledge of the Viz Trio system and 1 year experience working with Viz in a live control room
Solid working knowledge of HD quality control equipment
NICE TO HAVE
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.
Fox News Channel