KOIN 6, a Nexstar Media Group, Inc. Television Station in Portland, Oregon is looking for a Videographer to join our news team. 

Job Summary: 
The photographer combines artistic talent, technical expertise, and composition skills to produce images that will provide a visual story on a given topic as assigned. 
Principal Duties & Responsibilities: 
   * Shoots and edits news video stories, including daily news, special news, features, sports and live events. 
   * Takes direction from, and interact with, the assignment desk, producers, reporters, anchors and production control room personnel. 
   * Maintains and operates camera equipment as well as company vehicle safely and efficiently. 
Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: 
   * Maintains positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments. 
   * Responds positively to feedback. 
   * Ability to edit raw video to newscast form in a manner to complete the story for the viewer. 
   * Proficient in social networking sites. Ex: Twitter, Facebook. 
   * Must be detail-oriented. 
   * Must present professional image as a representation of the station at all times. 
   • High School Diploma or GED is required. A Bachelor's degree or equivalent in broadcasting, journalism, or related field preferred. 
   • Minimum of 2 years video photography in a medium or major market TV News station preferred. 
Training/Equipment: Operate live trucks and camera equipment. 
Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements: 
Must be able to operate computer and editing machine. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Travel will be required on a regular basis. Position requires the transport of equipment weighing up to 60 lbs. Position often requires work in extreme outdoor temperatures. A valid driver's license and an acceptable driving record are required. 
Note: This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. 

Friday, January 18, 2019