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ViacomCBS News Technician (Photojournalist) in Baltimore, Maryland

REF#: 36950

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Baltimore, MD

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.).

DESCRIPTION:

Primary duties are in the field gathering News. Duties to include News Photographer, Non-linear editing,ENG Microwave Truck Operation

and DSNG Satellite Truck Operation. Ability to shoot from helicopter desirable. Must be available to work all shifts if needed.

Machines to Operate:

Sony PMW-350 HD Camera and related equipment. Grass Valley Edius non-linear editing equipment. Digital ENG Microwave transmission

equipment, Satellite Uplink and various other equipment used in remote news gathering. Ability to operate Flir gyro-stabilized camera and

related equipment in helicopter a plus. Dejero bonded cellular system. Commercial drone license desirable.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

High School diploma or equivalent require. College degree or AA degree preferred.

3 to 5 years experience at a TV Station- shooting and non-linear editing news in the field. Resume links should demonstrate high

production value and excellent storytelling skills. Skilled at operating ENG Vans, DSNG Satellite trucks and bonded cellular

transmission systems.

Hiring Manager is Erik Lee

FUNCTION: Engineering

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