Production Assistant - Part-Time

Published On: Aug 23 2013 11:28:07 AM CDT   Updated On: Sep 10 2013 03:50:08 PM CDT

Position Title:
Production Assistant

Date of Opening:
2013-08-21

Date Posting Expires:
2013-09-22

Company:
PNS - KPRC-TV 2

FT/PT:
Part 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 is searching for a part time production assistant.

Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will set up and strike sets/props as needed and assist in their assembly and construction; assist producer/director in preparation and staging of newscasts, commercials, and promotions; and ensure the efficient flow of staff and equipment in and out of the studio. Will also confirm mics in studio (troubleshoot, mic placement). Position requires the ability to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, nights, weekends, and holidays as assigned.

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

Qualifications:
-Experience in television production requires, including proficiency in the operation and maintenance of studio cameras, teleprompter operation, lighting, and floor directing
-Experience in commercial or news field productions and editing, preferred
-Should have working knowledge of wireless mics and be familiar with outputs for mics and video
-Degree in Communications or related field a plus
-Strong technical knowledge and computer skills are a plus

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

To apply please send resume via email or mail to:

Human Resources
8181 Southwest Freeway
Houston, Texas 77074
floordirectorapplicant@kprc.com

No Phone Calls Please

We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, matriculation or political affiliation.

EOE/DRUG-FREE

Contact Information:

Name or Department:
Human Resources

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

Email:
floordirectorapplicant@kprc.com

Telephone:
713-222-2222

Fax:
713-778-8995