Nexstar Media Group

  • Production Assistant, WDVM, Hagerstown, MD

    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

    The Production Assistant is responsible for various television production duties required to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    Job Description:

    • Part Time Production Assistant Needed, WDVM-TV, Hagerstown, MD
    • 15 - 20 Hours Per Week
    • Must Work Early Morning Shifts or Late Evening Hours - Weekends are Required
    • Prepare Studio, Operate Studio Camera for Live Newscasts and Other Productions
    • Operate Audio Console for Live Newscasts and Other Productions
    • Fill-In Graphics Generator for Live Newscasts
    • Maintain Production Control Room and Studio
    • Perform Other Duties as Assigned

    Requirements/ Skills Necessary:

    • Must Be Able to Work Live Studio Environment with Associated Pressures and Deadlines
    • Team Oriented Participation with Excellent Communication Skills Necessary
    • Digital/ Computer Competant
    • General Coursework or Related Experience Required


    Physical Demands & Work Environment:


    The Production Assistant must be able to stand, sit, reach, climb, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, and make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions or outdoors during remote broadcasts. In addition, the Production Assistant 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. Must be able to climb 12' ladder.  Must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.




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