Division: NBC News.
Position: Camera Operator.
Reports to: Director, Technical Operations.
NBC News is looking for a Camera Operator in our London News bureau to assist with newsgathering operations and special projects within the News Division. This job could take you to some of the most remote and difficult places in the world, you will be expected to perform multiple field technical duties including field editing and multi-camera remote productions. In addition, one-person crew operations (video/sound) will be required.
- Deploy, operate and maintain cameras, along with all associated peripheral equipment.
- Deploy, operate and maintain digital satellite laptop IP and liveU type systems in both urban and rural settings worldwide.
- Deploy, operate and maintain compliment of portable lighting equipment to include LED, Incandescent, and fluorescent fixtures, stands, extension arms, silks, scrims and flags.
- Assist in designing, planning, and implementing the appropriate technical infrastructures at remote locations working with both editorial and technical teams and staying consistent with budgetary guidelines.
Skills and Experience:
• Must have major market and international experience in shooting news and feature programming productions.
• Must have experience in satellite telephone operation, store and forward video, and live field production operations.
• Experience covering international stories, conflict zones and natural disasters.
• Strong NLE editing skills necessary in both field situations and bureau work.
• Knowledge and experience using camera formats and editing software, including Sony XDCAM, HDV, Panasonic P2, Digital BETACAM.
• Heavy lifting involved.
• Demonstrable creativity skills.
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
• Can work independently and react quickly to challenging situations, using good news judgment.
• Full English language capabilities.
• Must be willing and able to work flexible hours, under tight deadline pressure, including breaking news.
• Must be willing to travel on short notice when necessary to cover news in war and terror environments.
• Must have a valid and clean driver’s license.
The responsibilities associated with this position are not limited to the above description and the post holder may be required to carry out any other tasks as requested and within capabilities
Title: Camera Operator.
Division: NBC News.
Open date: 09/09/2019.
Close date: 09/10/2019.
NBC News is a leading source of global news and information operating for over 75 years. Every week, NBC News provides more than 25 hours of television news programming with the top-rated NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt and Meet the Press programs as well as America’s longest-running morning news program, TODAY. The network’s primetime newsmagazine, Dateline provides a variety of in-depth stories week in and week out ranging from mysteries and breaking news to hidden-camera investigations and documentaries.
NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.
Closing 11 October 2019
- Ann Summers
- £25,000 to 28,000 p/a
Closing 1 October 2019
- Creative Recruitment
- £30,000 to 35,000 p/a
Want more Camera Operator jobs?
Want to find more Photographer jobs, Photographers Assistant jobs, Camera Assistant jobs, Camera Operator jobs, Cameraperson jobs, DV Camera Operator jobs, Photographer - Film jobs, Stills Photographer jobs? Then make sure you take a look at our full listing of jobs on our jobs board or browse through our jobs by job title or by company.
Join our Community
To keep up to date with any jobs that come on the site you can register here. By registering you can build your own super stylish profile, connect with colleagues and companies and keep up with what is happening in the industry.