Studio Operator I (Temporary)
Employer: Turner Broadcasting Job Posted: 2/8/2020
Location: Washington, DC Job Status: Full Time

Job Description:

A CNN Studio Operator is an integral part of our production team. You will be working in a fast-paced studio environment, framing shots on talent on the set, and operating the state-of-the-art technical infrastructure of CNN's production facilities.

The Daily

The Studio Operator, DC is a broad job title that encompasses a great variety of skills and assignments:

• Studio crews (pedestal cameras, hand-held, jib and Steadicam, Audio Assist and Utility)
• Video shading (responsible for maintaining acceptable video levels for incoming, outgoing and internal signals, and initial daily set-up and shading of studio cameras)
• Flash Control (control robotic cameras and lighting; shading beauty shots)
• Maintain a professional working environment in the Studios
• Report and follow-up with engineering on any issues with Studio equipment
• Training is part of our culture, you will be expected to keep up to CNN standards in all areas related to Studio Operations as well as train with other departments as schedule allows
• Travel is not mandatory, however, there are opportunities for interested and capable team members to participate in remote production events
• CNN is a 24/7 news operation and this position may include working on weekends

The Essentials

• 3 years' experience in a facility (network, station, production house) engaged in multiple camera live directed productions
• Experience with using a studio camera and robotic systems preferred
• Must be able to thrive under the pressure of a live television production environment, exhibit great attention to detail, and be a team player
• Must be able to prioritize and service multiple requests, demonstrate analytical and problem-solving skills, remain calm under pressure, and show a willingness to learn and embrace new technologies
• Must be available to work weekends

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