WPTV, the E.W. Scripps owned NBC affiliate and number one station in West Palm Beach, is looking for experienced & creative photographers to join our team in sunny South Florida. Our photographers are responsible for capturing and editing visual content for multiple platforms. As an NPPA-style station, we are looking for self-motivated creators who want to win with every
story they tell.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
• Capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms
• Operate and maintain live equipment including microwave, satellite and related
news gathering equipment
• Work in tandem with newsroom personnel to create and develop news stories
• In the event of a local hurricane, stay at the station or in the field to help support
the news organization
• Schedule may include working evenings and weekends.
• Perform other duties as assigned
• Tools used: Edit with Final Cut Pro X on MACBook Pro. Shoot with JVC
cameras, GoPros & OSMOs. TVUs, a drone, microwave and satellite trucks.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
• 2+ years experience as a photographer preferred (please note – this is referring
to videography and not still photography)
WHAT YOU’LL BRING:
• Proficiency with lighting and computer based editing.
• Proficiency with live microwave truck operation.
• Knowledge and demonstration of creativity, editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
• Knowledge of and proficiency in posting content to station’s web sites
• Able to work efficiently under multiple deadlines on a daily basis
• Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.
• Driving required. Valid Driver’s License, good driving record and ability to provide proof of insurability with company required insurance limits.
To create a profile and apply online, please visit www.scripps.com.
To apply for this job please visit scripps.com.