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  Per Diem Photographer
Industry: TV - Digital Job Posted: 2/7/2019
Location: Midwest Region Job Status: Part Time
Experience Level: TBD

Job Description:



To cover news events and stories as a photojournalist for CBS 2 newscasts, local programming, support social media strategies and cbschicago.com. ENG field technician duties include but not limited to professional operation of broadcast cameras, digital microwave and satellite ENG vehicles, non-linear editing systems, and IP based broadcast applications.

  • Candidates should demonstrate knowledge and experience with all aspects of ENG news coverage, including Sony HD cameras, Edius non-linear editing, ENG lighting, microwave and satellite transmissions. Edit news stories under deadline pressure, while maintaining editorial integrity.
  • Operate microwave and/or KU trucks
  • Safely operating company vehicles, including microwave equipped vans and trucks, on potentially long drives in all weather conditions.
  • Bring creativity and imagination to the job of broadcast storytelling
  • Ensure that all daily show production deadlines are met
  • Take extreme care to ensure that news equipment is protected from theft and damage.
  • Consistently contribute to editorial process in team environment with story ideas and attention to production strategy.
  • Other duties, as assigned.

  • Results-Oriented and Innovative
  • Excellent storytelling skills
  • Ability to work under deadline pressure


  • Five years' experience as a photographer and editor, preferably in a top 20 market.
  • Bachelor's degree in journalism or similar field.
  • Familiarity with Chicago area, desirable
  • Strong non-linear editing background, including Edius
  • Valid Illinois drivers license
  • SNG experience with DOT certification a plus
  • Drone ENG experience with FAA Part 107 certification a plus
  • Strong computer skills


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