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Station Name: KOCO-TV
Position Title: Operations Technician
Position Category: Production
Full-Time Position? No
Type of Station? Television
Broadcasting Sector: Commercial
Geographic Market: Oklahoma City
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Position Duties: KOCO has an opening for an experienced part-time broadcast Operations Technician. The Operations Technician maintains the technical integrity of the station’s on-air signals and its equipment from acquisition to distribution. The Operations Technician will be responsible to communicate effectively with the production department, as this is integral for a smooth outcome of newscasts. This position supports all station efforts in-house and on remote location. Job Responsibilities include: •Operate robotic cameras and studio floor directing. •Moving and handling of props and sets during in-house and on-location productions (this could mean assisting in moving heavy equipment). •Maintain appearance of studios including cleaning of set and floors. •Maintain and understand lighting grid and control board with knowledge to maintain proper programming. Ability to climb ladders to change light bulbs and adjust fixtures as needed. • Dress microphone’s and IFB’s for all on camera appearances. • Basic multi-media computer skill and familiarity with current Internet technology including downloading of materials for promos and commercial client spots. •Assist with promotional effort at station-sponsored community events as assigned. •Work as needed in control room in technical positions (including camera control, audio and TD). • Non-linear editing as needed for TV News-Creative Services Productions. • Other duties as assigned by the TV Operations Manager.
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Required Experience: •Should have 2+ years of experience working as an operations technician at a commercial television station with extensive experience in operating a wide variety of broadcast equipment. •Related military experience will be considered. •Must have a solid background in operation of broadcast television systems and equipment.
Preferred Experience: •College Degree preferred but not required. •Military training and experience will be considered.
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Submission Materials: Please visit http://careers.hearsttelevision.com/ to apply.
Contact Name: Blanca Vega
Contact Address: bvega@hearst.com
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Posting Submitted: 2/28/2018

The above information was accurate as of the posting date. If an application deadline is not specified, OAB will post the job for 45 days; therefore, this job may no longer be available. Job seekers are advised to check with the station to confirm the opening before applying.


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