PT Graphic Desgner

Ref#: 32361
CBS Business Unit: CBS Television Stations
Job Type: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: San Francisco, CA, 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.).

KPIX and KBCW News are searching for part-time designer/animator.

Graphic Designer supports the evening news broadcasts on KPIX/KBCW duopoly.

Manage the evening graphics workflow, collaborate with news producers and writers to

conceive and execute nightly on-air newscast graphics including package animations.


Must be able to work nights and occasional vacation/sick leave shift coverage.


All applicants must possess these skills to be considered for an entry-level position:

•Adobe Photoshop and After Effects experience are a must. Strong emphasis on graphic composition

 and typographic skills and an aptitude to learn new systems.

•Strong organizational, multi-tasking and communication skills with the ability to perform

 under tight deadlines.

•Qualified applicants must present demo reel.


These skills are a huge plus:

•1-2 years (middle-major market) design experience in a broadcast affiliate/local news environment.

•Experience with Curious Maps and Chyron systems.



Physical Demands:

Must be able to sit at a desk for long periods of time and operate a keyboard.

EEO Statement:
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
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