at Nexstar Media Group in Peoria, Illinois, United States
The Production Control Room Operator is responsible for various television production duties required to create scenes for live and recorded broadcasts.
+ Composes and frames camera shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors- Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus as requested by the director- Operates studio cameras during live and recorded broadcasts- Sets up cameras and related equipment- Operates graphics and video for live and recorded broadcasts- Operates audio board for live and recorded broadcasts- Operates video switcher for live and recorded broadcasts- Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences and desired effects- Performs other duties as assignedRequirements & Skills: – Fluency in English- Excellent communication skills, both oral and written- Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment- Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously Nexstar Media Group (NASDAQ: NXST) is a leading diversified media company that leverages localism to bring new services and value to consumers and advertisers through its traditional media, digital and mobile media platforms. Its wholly owned operating subsidiary, Nexstar Inc., consists of three divisions: Broadcasting, Digital, and Networks. The Broadcasting Division operates, programs, or provides sales and other services to 200 television stations and related digital multicast signals reaching 116 markets or approximately 68% of all U.S. television households (reflecting the FCC’s UHF discount). The division’s portfolio includes primary affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, FOX, MyNetworkTV and The CW. The Digital Division operates 122 local websites and 316 mobile apps offering hyper-local content and verticals for consumers and advertisers, allowing audiences to choose where, when and how they access content and creating new revenue opportunities for the company. The Networks Division operates WGN America, a growing national general entertainment cable network and the home of NewsNation, multicast network Antenna TV, and WGN Radio in Chicago. Nexstar also owns a 31.3% ownership stake in TV Food Network, a top tier cable asset. For more information, please visit www.nexstar.tv . EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled