CBS Corporation Photographer/Editor in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Photographer/Editor

REF#: 28687

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Television Stations

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE: Full-Time

JOB LOCATION: Pittsburgh, PA

ABOUT US:

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.).

DESCRIPTION:

Position Purpose: Shoot and edit reporter packages, voiceovers and sound bites.

Primary Responsibilities:


Shoot reporter packages, voiceovers and sound bites as required.


Will also be required to edit and run a microwave transmission truck.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:


At least two years experience as an editor & photographer working in a commercial TV newsroom.


Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.


Demonstrated creativity in photography and editing.


Willingness to take direction from News Managers and execute station’s mission.


Can-do attitude, team player.


Skilled in non-linear editing (experience with Final Cut Pro and/or Grass Valley editing and playback systems a plus).


Proficiency with new and emerging technologies for video storage and transmission a plus (i.e. FTP, video conversion, etc.)


Skilled in operation of microwave trucks.


Experience with Satellite Uplink Trucks a plus.


Experience with digital technology for live transmissions (Live U)


Basic use of Windows-based computer system.


College degree preferred.


Must be able to work all shifts including nights, overnights and weekends.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled