News Technician/Photographer

Ref#: 30783
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: Baltimore, MD, US

About 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.).
Primary duties are in the field gathering news. Duties to include New Photographer, Non-Linear Editing, ENG Microwave truck operation and DSNG Satellite Truck Operation. Ability to shoot from helicopter desirable. Must be available to work all shifts needed.


Sony PMW-350 HD Camera and related equipment. Grass Valley Edius non-linear editing equipment. Digital ENG microwave transmission equipment; Satellite up-link and various other equipment used in remote News gathering. Ability to operate Flir gyro-stabilized camera and related equipment in Helicopter a plus. Dejero bonded cellular system. Commercial drone license desirable. 

HS Diploma or equivalent required. College degree or AA degree preferred.

Three to Five years experience at a TV station- shooting and non-linear editing News in the field. Skilled at operating ENG vans and DSNG Satellite trucks and bonded cellular transmission systems. (Dejero) 

Hiring Manager is Emily Glatter
EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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