JOB: TV cameraman – Telemundo in Houston

Photographer   Houston Bureau
Business Segment     Telemundo Enterprises
Sub-Business     TLMD News
Posting Category     TV Content & Production

Responsible for shooting and editing all elements of news stories for daily newscasts (Un Nuevo Dia, Al Rojo Vivo and Noticiero Nacional). Stories will also be assigned for series, special reports and long form content. Through the creative use of HD camera and expert lighting, the ideal candidate will be an integral part of the story-telling process, assisting reporter and producer in the pre and post production process.
• Creatively visualize stories told by reporters and producers
• Photograph and edit news and feature stories.
• Maintain equipment in good working condition at all times

• 5 years minimum experience in field camera, editing work and lighting work
• Able to follow direction from assignment desk, reporter and producer
• Able to assist and/or do live transmissions via satellite trucks or local microwave
•Familiarization and ability to send stories via wireless technology
• Fully proficient on Avid 6.0 Mediacomposer on Mac operating system
• Proficient with Sony HD 350/500 cameras
• Fully proficient in HD lighting and shot composition
• Ability to react quickly and urgently to breaking news stories
• Ability to work irregular shifts (nights and weekends)
• Ability to communicate and effectively work well with people under pressure
• Ability to multitask and work in a fast paced, dead-line driven environment
• Must be available to travel domestically and internationally with minimal notice
• Must keep all required travel documentation current

• Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
• Must have a valid driver’s license
• Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older
• Must be bilingual – Spanish and English.
Desired Characteristics     • Good overall knowledge of the Hispanic community
• Excellent communication, leadership, interpersonal and organizational skills
• Strong computer/technical background and ability to trouble shoot under pressure
• Attention to detail
• Team player


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