News Technician- Photographer

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Ref#: 33377
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.).
Description:
Primary duties are in the field gathering News. Duties to include News 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 if needed.
Qualifications:
Required: High School Diploma or equivalent required. 

Preferred: AA degree or college degree

Three to five years experience at a TV station- shooting and non-linear editing news in the field. Resume links should demonstrate high production value and excellent storytelling skills. Skilled at operating ENG Vans. DSNG Satellite Trucks and bonded cellular transmission systems. (Dejero, Live-U and TVU)

Must be able to operate:
Sony PMW-360 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.

To be interviewed by Erik Lee
EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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