SanJoseCARecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for San Jose jobs

Photo Journalist

Company: Univision Communications Inc.
Location: San Jose
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

KDTV Univision 14 , Bay Area, is seeking a Photojournalist to cover news aggressively, with integrity, accuracy, and credibility by shooting and editing for daily news stories, feature stories, and other projects. Will also cover assignments both with and without a reporter, demonstrating sound journalistic judgment; will operate ENG vehicles and other transmission systems (LiveU, FTP, etc.). This position is represented by NABET-CWA Local 51.

Essential Job Functions :

  • Shooting and editing material for air, as well as editing reporter packages and features
  • Cover news with and without the presence of a reporter
  • Operate ENG vehicles and other vehicles safely and efficiently, maintaining established standards of cleanliness and maintenance
  • Operate LiveU units for live shots and to send material back to the station
  • Familiarity with different video compression formats and processes
  • AVID/Premiere Pro editing proficiency
  • Troubleshoot and track issues with all assigned vehicles and gear
  • Work collaboratively with reporters in deciding the direction of assigned stories
  • Other duties as deemed necessary

Requirements :

  • Must be able to shoot and edit in the field for all types of stories in all types of weather conditions
  • Must be a visual storyteller with an ability for getting great video and natural sound
  • Must be able to work under pressure and with tight deadlines
  • Must be able to set up live shots on a short notice
  • Must have a good driving record and a valid drivers license
  • Must have a flexible schedule and be able to work nights, weekends, holidays and on short notice
  • Minimum 2-3 years experience as a photojournalist and editor in a medium to major market
  • Ablity to carry equipment of 50lbs or more for long periods of time

Desired Skills & Experience :

  • College degree in journalism, TV, film, or photography preferred
  • Bilingual skills in English and Spanish highly desired

Eligibility Requirements :

  • Must be willing to work from office in San Jose, CA
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time

Univision is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Univision Communications Inc., San Jose , Photo Journalist, Other , San Jose, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

San Jose RSS job feeds