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Freelance Photographer- KTVT in Fort Worth, TX, USA

Looking for: Photographer
Budget: Negotiable
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JOB TYPE:

  • Temporary / Per Diem / Freelance

JOB SCHEDULE:

  • Part-Time

JOB LOCATION:

  • Ft. Worth, TX

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ABOUT US:
CBS Television Stations consists of 29 owned-and-operated stations, including 16 that are part of the CBS Television Network, eight affiliates of The CW Network, three independent stations and two MyNetworkTV affiliates. Among its stations are WCBS-TV and WLNY-TV (New York), KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV (Los Angeles), WBBM-TV (Chicago), KYW-TV and WPSG-TV (Philadelphia), KTVT-TV and KTXA-TV (Dallas-Ft. Worth), KPIX-TV and KBCW-TV (San Francisco), WBZ-TV and WSBK-TV (Boston), WUPA-TV (Atlanta), WWJ-TV and WKBD-TV (Detroit), KSTW-TV (Seattle), WTOG-TV (Tampa-St. Petersburg), WCCO-TV (Minneapolis), KCNC-TV (Denver), WFOR-TV and WBFS-TV (Miami), KOVR-TV and KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KDKA-TV and WPCW-TV (Pittsburgh), WJZ-TV (Baltimore), as well as WCCO-TV’s satellite stations KCCO-TV (Alexandria, Minn.) and KCCW-TV (Walker, Minn.).

DESCRIPTION:
KTVT CBS 11 (CBS Owned and Operated Station) is looking for a motivated Photojournalist/ENG Operator to Freelance for our newsroom. Candidates should have a strong commitment to visual storytelling with excellent photography and editing skills.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Photojournalists applying for this position must have non-linear editing experience, knowledge of file based video transfer and experience as an ENG Truck Operator.
  • Must have the ability to operate live bonded cellular transmit units (Dejero, LiveU, TVU, etc.) as well as communicate effectively, work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Applicants can expect a flexible schedule with ability to work nights, weekends and holidays. Must have at least 3 to 5 years of experience in a small to medium television market.
  • Candidates will be accountable for maintaining assigned equipment, including news vehicles, cameras, lights, laptop editors and peripheral gear, initiating repairs when necessary.
  • Must be physically able to carry, shoulder and shoot with a broadcast ENG camera (25 lbs. or more), as well as carry support equipment (tripod, lights, microphones, etc.).
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and a good driving record.

EEO STATEMENT:

  • Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Are you looking to pay or is this a collaboration?
Pay to hire someone

Is this ongoing work or a one off job?
Ongoing work

How would you prefer to pay?
Day rate

What’s your day rate budget range? (USD)
$250-350 (Industry average)

Do you have an estimate of the job or project length?
A few months

Are you a company or individual hiring?
Company

Do you have internal sign off on the hire?
Yes

Do you need to hire for a specific city, country or place?
Yes, they need to be at a location (give location in job title)

When do you want to have the freelancer secured by?
2-3 weeks

What is most important for this job?
Quality

Twine can guarantee 3 relevant freelancers for an upfront fee of $650/£500. Would you like to know more?
No

How many freelancers do you want to contact you?
4-5

Do you have a job specification or creative brief?
Yes (please enter this in the description)

Does the freelancer need insurance?
Yes

Where did you find Twine?
You contacted me

Posted 2 months ago
CBS Television Stations
Last online: 22 days ago


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