Entertainment IndustryJob Opening for Junior Technical Director, KSTU in The E.W. Scripps Company (Salt Lake City, UT)



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Job Category : Entertainment Industry
Company Name: The E.W. Scripps Company
Position Name: Junior Technical Director, KSTU
Location : Salt Lake City, UT
Job Description : The Junior Technical Director works in all areas of television production and is responsible for technical directing, fast paced, complex newscasts, and other local programming as well as assisting in completion of pre-production for newscasts.
Oversee the set up and operations of news equipment to include camera, audio, video, and lighting. Construct and dismantle set.
Ensure smooth operation of technical equipment and services during news broadcast.
Troubleshoot technical problems during production or broadcast.
Direct assigned newscast(s) to include “switching” newscasts and other productions, completing the pre-production for all newscasts, and checking all sources prior to air.
Monitor the status of all live shots and content prior to a live newscast.
Work closely with News Team: Directors, Producers, and Promotions to ensure that the desired on-air look is attained.
Perform other duties as assigned.
High school diploma or GED.
Bachelor’s degree in TV production or related field, preferred.
1 year of experience as a Director/Technical Director.
Working knowledge of television station production equipment.
Familiarity with all aspects of television production to include: audio, switching, digital effects, camera operation, shot composition, lighting, news automation, and character generators.
Good working knowledge of computers ·
Ability to handle multiple priorities under extreme time constraints with poise and skill.
Solid leadership skills.
Excellent knowledge of proper composition, grammar, and spelling.
Excellent communication skills with the ability to give directions in a clear, efficient manner.
Excellent organizational skills.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Team player.
Ability to work flexible work hours, including holidays, weekends, evenings, and possible overtime hours.
Ability to lift to 50 pounds.
Consistent with our commitment to maintain a safe workplace free of known hazards, all employees and visitors are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. We also may require staying up to date on booster shots in the future based on Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and manufacturer recommendations . If you are hired, we will require you to verify that you are fully COVID-19 vaccinated by your start date, u nless approved for a medical or religious exemption by Scripps in writing or any other exemptions available under applicable law. This requirement currently excludes positions located in Florida, Montana, and Tennessee due to state law.

At Scripps, we are committed to a diverse and inclusive culture that reflects the communities we serve. We are intentional about creating an environment where employees, our audiences and other stakeholders feel valued and inspired to reach their full potential and make authentic connections. We foster a workplace culture that embraces each person’s diversity, including the extent to which they are similar or different. Scripps leaders believe that an equitable and inclusive culture is not only the right thing to do, it is a business imperative. Read more about our commitment to equity, diversity and inclusion at scripps.com .
The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) is a diversified media company focused on creating a better-informed world. As the nation’s fourth-largest local TV broadcaster, Scripps serves communities with quality, objective local journalism and operates a portfolio of 61 stations in 41 markets. The Scripps Networks reach nearly every American through the national news outlets Court TV and Newsy and popular entertainment brands ION, Bounce, Grit, Laff and Court TV Mystery. Scripps is the nation’s largest holder of broadcast spectrum. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, “Give light and the people will find their own way.”
As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.

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