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KOB Seeks Photojournalist

QUALIFICATIONS: 

At least two years’ experience as a television news photographer or a closely related field.  Must be able to demonstrate the ability to operate TV news field cameras and videotape editing systems. Must be able to edit with AVID editing systems. Must be able to demonstrate ability to visually represent news stories.  Will work closely with reporters and producers. Mac and Windows computer literacy is required. Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record. Driving record will be checked.

DUTIES: 

Responsibilities will include, but not limited to: Photography and editing TV news stories.  Operating field TV news gathering cameras (Panasonic HPX370 P2), videotape/digital editing equipment and software. Driving and operating live trucks, microwave and ENG equipment. Must be proficient on AVID editing systems. Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, and overtime when needed.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: 

The following physical requirements are typical, but not all-inclusive: Carry equipment weighing approximately 45 lbs. Climb stairs. Drive larger news vehicles. Full mobility is necessary to move quickly to shoot news stories and events. Some of the work is done in a very confined area.

APPLY: 

http://www.kob.com/jobs
Job# 25-17
Albuquerque, NM
No Telephone Calls Please
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

Floor Crew Position at KOB

 

Title: PT Floor Crew, AM Schedule

Qualifications:
Knowledge of TV camera operation, floor directing, and general lighting.  Prior television production experience helpful.  Must be able to work mornings and weekends. Must have valid driver’s license.  Driving record will be checked.

Duties:
Responsibilities will, include, but not limited to: Operating cameras during newscasts and/or live shows.  Maneuvering cameras and following instructions from director.  Prepares studio set to ensure lights and mics are functioning.  Handles teleprompter, assists with audio setup, floor directing, and set construction. General maintenance of studio area for newscasts/local programming and recordings.

Physical Requirements: 
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job.  The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.  Work involves moving the studio camera with wheels.  Pulls and pivots the camera in the direction required.  Stands to operate studio camera.  May lift and carry heavy equipment.  Work also includes walking between news and production.  May assist with media prep operations.  Studio maintenance to replace lamps, move camera props and use of ladder to reach necessary equipment.

Apply to: 
http://www.kob.com/jobs
Job# 22-17
Albuquerque, NM
No Telephone Calls Please
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

KOB Seeks Reporter/Photographer

Qualifications: 

Previous professional experience in news gathering required. Experience with AVID editing required. Candidate must be beyond the basics in shooting skills. The Farmington Bureau Chief must have strong news judgment and writing skills; ability to shoot, write and edit a news story; ability to deliver the news story from the field or the news desk.  Must be a self-starter and be able to work independently.  Must have a valid drivers’ license and a clean driving record, both will be checked.

Duties: 

This multi-media journalist position is located in the Farmington, NM bureau of KOB-TV, an Albuquerque based TV station.  The MMJ teleconferences into the daily editorial meeting in Albuquerque and is responsible for pitching turnable stories that are already researched and set up.  Once story assignments are approved, the MMJ will  shoot, write and edit the piece and deliver the story.  Must be willing to drive long distances and have the ability to work on tight deadlines The right candidate will work periodic shifts in our Albuquerque Newsroom to hone their skills.  Bureau Chief will have a high profile presence in the community to enhance KOB’s profile in the Four Corners. We love to promote from within. There are tremendous opportunities for growth and you will be working with a Management team that loves to coach.

Physical Requirements: 

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions. The following physical requirements are typical, but not all-inclusive: Lifts and carries moderately heavy camera equipment including camera, tripod and lights. Ability to drive long distances in company vehicle under a variety of weather conditions. Work requires a great deal of walking, standing, bending and kneeling. Dexterity and knowledge to operate sensitive computer and editing equipment.

Apply to: 

http://www.kob.com/jobs
Job# 17-17
Albuquerque, NM
No Telephone Calls Please
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER