Job Number: R50015873
Brand: Fox News Media
Job Type: News
Location: New York, New York
Job Posting Date: September 14, 2021
FOX Weather is a 24/7 ad-supported streaming service operated by FOX News Media. Launching in October 2021, the platform builds upon FOX News Channel’s expansive newsgathering units & FOX Television Stations’ added resources with a combined 120 meteorologists for a comprehensive suite of weather products featuring local, regional and national reporting, in addition to live programming. Utilizing multiple radar systems, including an immersive mobile 3D radar, and more than 100,000 HD cameras located around the country, the service offers users an innovative approach to forecasting, including coverage surrounding all weather patterns, from immediate to long-term. FOX Weather is available via foxweather.com, the FOX Weather app on IOS and Android devices, as well as Tubi, Apple TV, Amazon, and Roku, through FOX’s Connected TV Apps.
And we are looking for an Audio Operator to join our Fox News Weather family. You must be flexible to work on multiple shows over varied hours on weekdays and weekends.
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Prepare show audio requirements and operate equipment to integrate audio sources and create a full program mix for air
Work with technical and production staff to satisfy production needs for live, taped, and automated programming under the supervision of audio management
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
Certification in Dante levels 1-3
3-5 years of related A1 experience in a live broadcast television environment
Extensive experience in mixing multiple audio elements in a fast-paced, remote-oriented, live news environment
Proficient in building and execution of effects and shows on the following consoles; SSL System T, Calrec Sigma and Artemis consoles
Strong knowledge of audio patch bays, Hydra BSP, signal flow, Enco playout system, and the ability to troubleshoot during live production
Strong communication and interpersonal skills combined with the ability to work well with stage managers, technical associates, directors and producers
Flexible in your work schedule in order to adapt to a new weather startup
NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Communications) or equivalent work experience
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.