CBS Corporation Freelance Photographer- KTVT in Ft. Worth, Texas
Freelance Photographer- KTVT
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations
JOB TYPE: Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance
JOB SCHEDULE: Part-Time
JOB LOCATION: Ft. Worth, TX
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.).
KTVT CBS 11 (CBS Owned and Operated Station) is looking for a motivated Photojournalist/ENG Operator to Freelance for our newsroom. Candidates should have a strong commitment to visual storytelling with excellent photography and editing skills.
QUALIFICATIONS: Photojournalists applying for this position must have non-linear editing experience, knowledge of file based video transfer and experience as an ENG Truck Operator. Must have the ability to operate live bonded cellular transmit units (Dejero, LiveU, TVU, etc.) as well as communicate effectively, work under pressure and meet deadlines. Applicants can expect a flexible schedule with ability to work nights, weekends and holidays. Must have at least 3 to 5 years of experience in a small to medium television market.
REQUIREMENTS: Candidates will be accountable for maintaining assigned equipment, including news vehicles, cameras, lights, laptop editors and peripheral gear, initiating repairs when necessary. Must be physically able to carry, shoulder and shoot with a broadcast ENG camera (25 lbs. or more), as well as carry support equipment (tripod, lights, microphones, etc.). Must possess a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.
All Candidates must apply online and send examples of your work via link in your resume or by DVD to:
Attn: Billy Sexton
5233 Bridge St
Fort Worth, TX 76103
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled