Freelance Video Operator

Job Number: R50008124

Brand: Fox Business Network

Job Type: News, Operations

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: March 27, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Business Network

FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street. Headquartered in New York—the business capital of the world—FBN launched in October 2007 and is the leading business network on television, topping CNBC in Business Day viewers for the second consecutive year. The network is available in more than 80 million homes in all markets across the United States. Owned by FOX, FBN has bureaus in Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C. and London.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Freelance Video Operator to join our Fox News family. As the Freelance ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Video Operator you work with all members of editorial and technical teams to ensure video levels and lighting are the best possible quality on air. You are an integral part of the technical operations team reporting to the Technical Production Manager.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Chip, color correct and monitor video levels on all studio cameras, video monitors and remote cameras
  • Work with directors, lighting and make-up teams to trouble shoot and make adjustments to ensure the best possible on air look for our talent and set
  • Frame and monitor all remote Fox wire cameras as needed
  • Patch cameras to different in house areas as needed and build, change and update scene files to shows as needed

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • At least three years’ experience working with video in a live news or tape environment
  • Experience with Ikegami HD Cameras, and Color correction units
  • At least two years’ experience with Vinton robotic camera operations
  • Flexibility to with schedule and ability to stay late often with little notice if news warrants

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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