Job Number: R10001686
OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY
Fox TV StationsFOX Television Stations is one of the nation's largest owned-and-operated network broadcast groups, comprising 28 stations in 17 markets and covering over 37% of U.S. television homes. This includes seven duopolies in the top 10 markets: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Houston; as well as duopolies in Minneapolis, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte.
ELC Director/TD (Full Time Regular): Direct/Technical Direct newscasts. newsbreaks.
This position will be responsible for directing newscast, promos, and special productions utilizing Sony ELC automation, MV800G video switcher, camera robotics, teleprompters, automated audio, iNews, BitCentral, and Chyron graphics system. Work in tandem with producers to monitor and adjust commercial breaks in iTX automation, in assembling show rundowns in iNews, camera blocking and talent placement, set lighting and design, props, audio support and strategy sessions and post show debriefing with production techs. B.S. or B.A. Degree in television broadcasting, production/engineering preferred.
Five years’ experience as a Director/TD in commercial television with heavy emphasis on fast paced, newscasts with multiple remotes. Working knowledge of all control room and studio equipment as it relates to live newscasts. Sony ELC automation experience preferred. Must be flexible with days and times and able to work weekends and holidays.