CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: Miami, FL, 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.).
WFOR-TV CBS 4 in Miami/Ft. Lauderdale (market #16) has an available opportunity for a passionate, energetic and highly motivated video-journalist. The ideal candidate must have a proven track record of original storytelling using powerful images, compelling sound and effective lighting techniques. We are looking for a video-journalist that will strive for excellence and innovation. In addition to story production, this candidate should also have experience in live television production and non-linear editing in a fast paced environment. The job is strenuous sometimes. Driving a company vehicle, working outside for lengthy periods (including hot or inclement weather) are all required
No less than 5 years experience as a news video-journalist in a medium-large TV market.
Experience operating ENG microwave vehicles and bonded cell technology. (eg.LiveU/Dejero) is required along with knowledge of FTP and posting video.
A valid driver’s license with a good driving record. A background check will verify the information provided.
Successful individual must be a team player and work well with others under deadline in sometimes very stressful environments.
Must be flexibile to work evenings, weekends and holidays as required.
A college degree is preferred.
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