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Local 44 WFFF-TV and Local 22 WVNY-TV in Burlington, Vermont, has an immediate opening for an Ignite Director.
The Director coordinates the efforts of all technical operators before and during newscasts and other live and recorded productions. We have a brand-new studio and graphics, and an upgraded Ignite production system. The ideal candidate will have some experience directing a live newscast, editing video for broadcast, and have some knowledge of iNews. We will train the right candidate on the Ignite system!
The Director may also be trained to operate a microwave/satellite truck, and execute live shots using TVU.
Requirements & Skills:
Physical Demands & Work Environment:
The Newscast Director must be able to sit, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work near others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions. In addition, the Newscast Director must be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions.