DescriptionGray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 86 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.ABOUT KSWOKSWO ABC Affiliate - the top rated station in southwest Oklahoma and north Texas leads the market in weather coverage with the First Alert Weather team, the largest group of meteorologists tracking storms in the southern plains. Lawton is ideally located halfway between Oklahoma City and the Dallas/ Fort Worth metroplex. Our region is known for the rugged beauty of the Wichita Mountains and the National Wildlife Refuge, a hiker's paradise. Affordable living, great outdoor adventures, and close proximity to major cities and their attractions make the Lawton - Wichita Falls market an exciting opportunity for career growth.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SrdQBuKR8Bg&feature=youtu.be&app=desktopJOB SUMMARYThis position serves both as a technical director and production assistant. Duties also include being a field photographer. Successful candidates can embrace and operate in a newsroom environment that blends news content gathering and production operation. Candidates must be self-starters, work well under daily deadlines and work independently as well as with others to enhance our multi-platform coverage.GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES* Directing live newscasts* Shooting video in the field and editing for all platforms* Regular care and maintenance of equipment* Operate studio cameras, audio console, and contribute to digital platforms* Training of new personnel as assignedRequirements* College Degree and/or relevant experience required* Flexible work hours required, including holidays, weekends, mornings, evenings and possible overtime hours* Creative, extremely detail-oriented and have very strong problem-solving, multi-tasking, and communication skills* Ability to lift loads up to 50 lbs.* Work in extreme temperatures/weather* Must provide own transportation to work* Valid driver's license and good driving record required.* Experience with HD video production and non-linear editing systems is a definite plus.Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings and attach resume.
Location/Region: Lawton, OK (73502)