Technical Media Producer

Gray Television is looking for a dynamic, results-driven Technical Media Producer for WVLT in beautiful Knoxville, Tennessee. In addition to producing 34 hours of newscasts each week on CBS affiliate WVLT, the station takes advantage of its co-owned CW-affiliate and to expand its news audience by producing two hours of additional weekday morning news and nightly 10 p.m. newscast.

At the door step of the Smoky Mountains and on the banks of the Tennessee River, Knoxville is the 61st largest television market in the country. In addition to being home to the University of Tennessee’s flagship campus, Knoxville sports a walkable downtown, a sophisticated mix of culture and cuisine, a diverse and robust employment sector, advanced medical care, and many amenities typically only found in major metropolitan areas in a city that retains a small-town feel.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor all broadcast streams for WVLT.
  • Operate master control video switcher, Harris automation, and Nexio Video Server, including the ability to effectively perform at the following: commercial/program ingesting, satellite operation, and a work knowledge of web streaming protocol.
  • Operation of studio cameras and teleprompter
  • Understanding of all equipment in master control area.
  • Daily care and maintenance of equipment and studio.
  • Work closely with all other departments to meet all daily demands.

Qualifications:
• Master Control experience or production assistant experience is a plus
• Flexibility with scheduling and job assignments.
• Willingness to learn new hardware and software.
• Great communication and people skills.
• Ability to multitask under time sensitive deadlines
• Strong technical & computer skills

Miscellaneous:
• Work schedule may vary due to operation demands, or possible permanent schedule changes.
• Work assignments will at times include morning, evenings, weekends, and holidays.

Persons interested in submitting an application for the position identified above should apply online at www.gray.tv/applynow

WVLT-TV –Technical Media Producer
6450 Papermill Drive
Knoxville, TN 37919

Gray Television Group, Inc. is a drug-free company requiring pre-employment drug and background testing. WVLT/Gray Television participates in E-Verify. EOE

Job descriptions are subject to change at the discretion of management.