News Photographer

Date PostedFebruary 08, 2018
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Description:

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WWMT/CW7/wwmt.com is looking for a creative and dedicated full-time News Photographer to work out of Lansing, MI for all of the Sinclair Broadcast stations in Michigan. We are seeking someone who can see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories. The candidate should have two years of experience with a network affiliate news organization. You will cover the political beat, in Michigan and across the country, handling breaking news, in-depth features and investigative assignments. We are shooting full High-definition (HD) on media cards and editing on desktops and laptops. You should have strong editing skills in non-linear edit systems, possess excellent people skills, a strong work ethic, and a great attitude. A passion for story telling is absolutely essential in this position.

Requirements:

  • Be an aggressive team-player who can produce good stories under tight deadlines
  • Must have valid driver’s license, good driving record, and be able to operate ENG/SNG news vehicles
  • At least one year of shooting experience and technical knowledge of nonlinear editing with an AVID emphasis and photography equipment
  • Ability to edit and shoot general assignment stories, sports, lives shots and natural sound packages
  • Must be flexible working a variety of shifts
  • Must be able to lift and carry between 25 and 50 pounds on a regular basis

When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. No phone calls or emails please.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

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