PHOTOJOURNALIST – WAGA
The Photojournalist shoots video audio and stills in the field, newsroom, and studio; gathers information and interviews in the field; shoots live remote as assigned. Candidate will operate audio, video, and microwave equipment for live remote broadcasts. This position is also responsible for editing news stories on deadline in the field and in the newsroom. Position must contribute to station social media channels with information, stills and video.
Requirements: Candidate must have skills in video photography and editing on deadlines, exemplary driving record, communicate clearly and deal effectively/politely with the public, public officials and staff. Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record. A Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university is preferred. Three years of experience as a photojournalist or equivalent in the news department of a commercial television station required. The ability to write and produce packaged reports for air and web is a plus.