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.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 7/10/2019
Closing Date: 8/10/2019
URL: http://kxan.com

Professional Experience:
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 representation 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

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.

Additional Information:
Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a diversified, growing digital media operation. Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the parent company of Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. & Nexstar Digital LLC. Learn more at www.nexstar.tv.

EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Contact: Apply online at: https://broadcastcareers-nexstar.icims.com
Apply Online URL: https://www.kxan.com/about-us/work-for-us/
Job Req #:2019-5792