Technical Media Operator

JOB OPENING: Technical Media Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION: KWQC TV6, the top rated NBC affiliate in Davenport, IA, is accepting applications for a full time Technical Media Operator.

The successful candidate will direct live and pre-recorded productions as assigned and monitor all on-air streams for KWQC. Candidate will be responsible for operating Ross Overdrive production video switcher to direct live news broadcasts and pre-produced content. Candidate will operate master control switcher, Crispin automation, VizRT graphics and all supporting equipment in Production/Master Control. Candidate should have the ability to effectively perform at the following: robotic camera operation, prompter operation, audio operation, commercial/promo ingesting, satellite operation, program ingesting/segmenting, and a working knowledge of web production. Preference given to someone with understanding of FCC broadcast regulations and an ability to work on lighting fixtures on a ladder.

Successful candidate should be dependable, well organized, be able to multi-task, possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be able to work calmly under pressure, and meet deadlines. Minimum 1 year of television production experience preferred.

Variable work schedule will include evenings, weekends and holidays. Pre-employment drug screening and random drug testing throughout employment.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s Degree or relevant work experience.


Qualified applicants can apply at:

EOE M/F/D/V ~ Drug screen required.

KWQC-TV6 is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in the hiring, training, or promotion of employees by reasons of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, physical or mental handicap, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, national origin, or age.

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