KXAN in Austin, Texas is looking for a News Video Editor/Photographer who excels at combining creativity, composition skills and technical expertise to produce video that tells a compelling visual story.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Capture video and edit stories for daily newscasts
  • Schedule includes working weekends.
  • Collaborate with news producers on video elements of newscasts.
  • Shoot and edit news video stories in the field.
  • Collaborate with reporters to obtain concise and accurate news stories.
  • Take direction from the assignment desk, producers, field crews and production personnel.
  • Maintain and operate camera equipment and company vehicle safely and efficiently.

Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Ability to edit raw video to newscast form in a manner to complete the story for the viewer.
  • Must be detail-oriented.
  • Maintains positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments.
  • Responds positively to feedback.
  • Must present professional image as a representative of the station at all times.

Education/Experience: High School Diploma or GED is required. A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in broadcasting, journalism, or related field preferred. Minimum of 2 years’ experience video editing/photography.

Training/Equipment: Operating live trucks and camera equipment.

Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements:

Must be able to operate computer and editing machine. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Travel will be required on a regular basis. Position requires the transport of equipment weighing up to 60 lbs. Position often requires work in extreme outdoor temperatures.  A valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record are required.

NOTE: This job description contains the basic requirements for the  position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of  responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/job/TX-Austin/Editor-Photographer_REQ-5915