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Posted: Monday, June 12, 2017 1:50 AM

Job Description:Client Reference Code: 197869 SUMMARY Responsible for assisting in various areas of the newsroom, including writing, editing, shooting video and conducting interviews in the field. Fills in on Assignment Desk and with newsroom production as needed. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES * Shoots b-roll and conducts interviews * Reports relevant information back to station from scene of news events * Can be assigned to newsroom or field duty as needed * Assists Reporters with gathering b-roll and interviews * Assists Reporters and Truck Operators during live shots and live events * Checks equipment and notifies ENG of equipment problems * Makes sure tapes or P2 cards are properly labeled before being ingested * Enters information into Planning Grid and researches stories for Assignment Desk * Trains interns/new hires in the field REQUIREMENTS : * Must be able to drive to story locations (must have valid Driver's License) * Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds * Must be able to work shifts as needed in a 24/7 newsroom including overnights, weekends, and holidays Other duties as assigned. QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE * Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Communications or related field preferred * One year of experience working in news preferred. APPLICATION PROCEDURES Only applicants who apply online at will be considered. Spectrum supports a drug-free environment and is EOE M/F/V/D. Job Code : TWCNNS100 News Assistant Nonexempt 197869BR.

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