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Newcast Director

  • Full Time
  • Savannah, GA
  • Minimum Education Required: N/A
  • Minimum Experience Required: 0-3 Years

Website WTOC- TV

WTOC-TV is the dominant #1 station in Savannah, GA. We serve 17 counties in the Southeast Georgia, known as the Coastal Empire and three counties in the South Carolina Lowcountry.

Job Description

WTOC is looking for our next Technical Director with a background in production. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, calculated, and passionate when bringing the producers vision to life and balancing tasks in Master Control. This individual must be able to work a flexible schedule, including mornings, nights, weekends, and holidays.

The primary job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

– 1 year of experience in journalism, production, media or related fields– Demonstrated ability to prioritize complex tasks– Ability to communicate effectively– Strong organizational skills– Understanding of FCC broadcast regulations– Newscast Directing/Master Control/Production assistance experience a plus– Knowledge of Ross Overdrive, Caprica, ENPS and Crispin automation and playout systems preferred


Requires skill with Ross Overdrive automation, Ross production video switcher, VizRT graphics system, Evertz master control video switcher, Crispin Master Control automation, Edius editing software and all supporting equipment in Production/Master Control; including the ability to effectively perform at the following: remote camera operation, prompter operation, audio operation, commercial/promo ingesting, program ingesting/segmenting, and desktop editing.

– The successful candidate must possess strong communications and people skills– Knowledgeable at operating PCs and automation software– Must be able to work effectively under pressure– Work closely with other departments to meet all daily demands– Flexibility with scheduling and job assignments– Willingness to learn new hardware and software

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Listing Expires: February 13, 2022
Major(s): Media Production, Management, and Technology