Job Number: R50012612
Brand: Fox News Media
Job Type: News, Operations, Production
Location: New York, New York
Job Posting Date: November 20, 2020
Fox News is committed to delivering news as it happens. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow, and achieve our goals. Joining the number one cable news network in America is a singular opportunity to be part of a highly successful, dynamic team that has transformed the way people get their information, and we are looking for a Freelance Audio Operator/A1 to join our Fox News family.
This is a project-based role, and you must be flexible to work on multiple shows over varied hours and days.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Prepare show audio requirements
Operate equipment to integrate audio sources and create a full program mix for air
Collaborate with technical and news staff to satisfy production needs for live, taped, and automated programming under the supervision of Director and Operations management
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
Certification in Dante levels 1-3
Extensive experience in mixing multiple audio elements in a fast-paced, remote-oriented, live news environment
3 to 5 years of related A1 experience in a live broadcast television environment
Proficiency in building and executing effects and shows on the following consoles; Calrec Sigma & Artemis, & Yamaha QL5.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills combined with the ability to work well with audio assists, technical associates, directors, and producers
Strong knowledge of audio patch bays, Hydra BSP, signal flow, Enco playout system, and the ability to troubleshoot during live production
Ability to adapt to a 24-hour news organization/environment and flexibility with your work schedule
Availability to travel for remotes if needed
NICE TO HAVE BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
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.