Must be a self starter, ability to handle breaking news scenes within i45NOW’s unbending fact-based, ethical and straightforward news gathering policies.
- Experience with news gathering particularly video or photography work with a preferred minimum of 2 years experience.
- Must be familiar with camera operation, audio production, linear and non-linear editing and field lighting
- Excellent time management and logistics skills
- Strong communication skills
- Must be able to work in high-pressure, time-sensitive situations
- Ability to make creative decisions during live breaking news events.
- Experience in a newsroom environment is desired
- Ability to record, edit, produce, transfer and post news content
- Ability to write in a concise, accurate, and straightforward manner
- Have the ability to carry up to 25 pounds and physical ability to at times stand at a news scene for up to two hours at a time
- A former first responder with video/photography and information gathering skills would be considered for the position
- A clean criminal and good driving record is a must