Photojournalist – KWCH – Wichita, KS

KWCH

Description

About Gray Television:

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About KWCH:

KWCH/KSCW is the number one news leader based in Wichita, Kansas. We serve viewers in 67 Kansas counties and have a newsroom of dedicated journalists committed to telling community stories.

Job Summary/Description:

We are looking for a talented photojournalist to shoot and edit news stories, conduct interviews and coordinate lives-shots with reporters. The ideal candidate should be knowledgeable with video and editing equipment and have a creative vision for storytelling.

Your responsibilities will include (but not be limited to) the following:

— Operate field camera
— Ability to quickly edit
— Lighting knowledge
— Comfortable conducting interviews
— Cover breaking news, general assignments and feature stories
— Excellent communication skills to relay field information to the newsroom
— Operate live equipment

Qualifications/Requirements:

— Ability to story tell using video, utilizing natural sound and creative editing techniques
— Hands-on experience with editing software
— Able to conduct interviews to get information
— Must be able to lift/carry camera equipment ranging from 20lbs-25lbs.
— Valid driver’s license and excellent driving record
— Good decision-making skills and news judgement
— Ability to represent the station professionally in the community and newsroom

Additional Info:

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Qualifications

Licenses & Certifications

Required

Drivers License

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