CREW CALL: News Photographer [16-00992]
INDUSTRY: Local News/Media Outlet
LOCATION: Albuquerque, NM
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 06/02/2016
JOB TYPE: Full-time
WORK SCHEDULE: hours per week
JOB DUTIES: JOB LOCATION: ALBUQUERQUE, NM. KRQE News 13, an aggressive and growing news organization in Albuquerque, NM seeks a news photographer who is passionate about visual storytelling. Shooting, editing and setting up live shots are all part of the job. We value talented photographers! The Photographer combines artistic talent, technical expertise, and composition skills to produce images that will provide a visual story on a given topic as assigned. Shoots and edits news video stories, including daily news, special news, features, sports and live events. Takes direction from, and interact with, the assignment desk, producers, reporters, anchors and production control room personnel. Maintains and operates camera equipment as well as company vehicle safely and efficiently. ***To express your interest in this position go to http://www.krqe.com/about/jobs/ to apply. No phone calls, please. The application deadline is open until the position has been filled.***
MINIMUM SKILL REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or GED is required. Operate live trucks and camera equipment. 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. Maintains positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments. Responds positively to feedback. Ability to edit raw video to newscast form in a manner to complete the story for the viewer. Proficient in social networking sites. Ex: Twitter, Facebook. Must be detail-oriented. Must present professional image as a representation of the station at all times.
PREFERRED SKILLS: A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in broadcasting, journalism, or related field preferred. Minimum of 2 years video photography in a medium or major market TV News station preferred.
APPLY BY: Online
REQUIRED DOCUMENTS: Application
NAME: Erika Gonzales
WEB ADDRESS: http://krqe.com/