Position Title:
Multi-Media Journalist

Company:
PNS - KPRC-TV 2

FT/PT:
Full Time

Location of Position:
P. O. Box 2222
Houston, Texas

General Position Description:
KPRC TV Local 2, the Post Newsweek owned - NBC station in Houston, Texas has an immediate opening for a multi-media journalist to photograph news stories for presentation on-air.

Responsibilities:
Responsibilities include editing, producing, and assembling video for daily newscast and operating live microwave equipment under strict deadlines. Must coordinate with producers on rundowns and scripts, adhering to strict deadlines, as well as work closely with photographers, assignment desk personnel, and the remote coordinator. The successful candidate must be able to speak live from news scenes from behind the camera, articulately and clearly during live shots. Must be prepared to work irregular shifts including weekends, early mornings, nights, holidays, available for on-call duties, and able to travel on short notice.

NOTE: All of the essential functions of this position are not necessarily described in this posting.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of two years full time photography and editing experience in daily TV news
  • Ability to operate TV news gathering equipment including live microwave, knowledge of SNG truck helpful
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment with daily deadlines and changing priorities
  • Maintain discretion, maturity, and composure, especially under pressure

Comments:
Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a pre-employment drug and alcohol screening, investigative background check, employment/education verifications and reference checks. You must hold a valid driver?s license and be insurable under Texas Law.

EOE/DRUG-FREE

Contact Information:

Name or Department:
Claudia Geyen

Address:
P. O. Box 2222 Houston, Texas 77252

Email:
cgeyen@kprc.com

Telephone:
713-778-4748

Fax:
713-778-8995