News Photographer - Philadelphia
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: Philadelphia, PA, US
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).
KYW-TV the CBS owned and operated station in Philadelphia is seeking to fill a
News Photographer position.
Assignments will include production of live and recorded news events, editing of video for
air, microwave transmission using network quality audio and video equipment, ENG trucks,
and fixed microwave. Must be familiar with social media and its usage in broadcast news
coverage. Will also operate bonded cellular technology for live production and video delivery.
May be required to operate DSNG truck.
Minimum 3 years experience as News photographer / editor. Must be available to work
weekends, overnights, and overtime when requested. Must maintain a valid
driver’s license. The position requires joining IATSE union. Skilled in troubleshooting minor
equipment problems in the field preferred.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled