Nexstar Media Group

  • Operator, Camera PT

    Requisition ID
    Production Operations
    Job Locations
    Position Type
    Regular Part-Time
  • Company Overview

    Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation.  Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC.  Learn more at

    EEO Statement:

    Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

    Position Summary

    WKBN-TV in Youngstown, Ohio is looking for a part-time production assistant.

    The ideal candidate will have a desire to work in a multi-tasking environment with a willingness to "get the job done". Must have the ability to work closely with digital editorial team.

    • News media experience showing a refined news judgment; strong skills in digital content production, including experience with a web CMS, video and other multimedia production methods; plus understanding of social media and its relationship with content and news analytics; solid editing and writing skills.
    • Experience with Wordpress a plus.
    • Strong self-editing skills.
    • Photoshop experience a plus.
    • Flexible hours, including mornings, nights, weekends and holidays.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    JOB SUMMARY: Operate various equipment (audio, visual, graphics, lighting, digital) used for media production and/or transmission.

     Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

    • Assist in digital media productions, liaising with appropriate departments.
    • Collaborate with the director and studio staff to coordinate the action in the studio.
    • Operate studio graphic systems during broadcast/production.
    •  Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
    • Must be able to interact well with video journalists, anchors, videographers, news managers and production staff.
    • Detail oriented.
    • Excellent communication and organization skills.
    • Familiarity with processes and procedures of a television production and digital department.Training/Equipment: N/A NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.
    •  Work Environment/Physical Requirements: High stress environment with deadline pressures. Some travel may be required on an occasional basis.
    • Education/Experience: High School Diploma. Experience in television, film, or post production preferred but not required.



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