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KCWY-TV News 13 is a full-service television station and the NBC and CW network affiliate serving the state of Wyoming with news, information and affordable advertising. KCWY broadcasts nearly 20 hours of live, local news every week and has consistently been rated #1 in news by Nielsen since 2003. KCWY broadcasts statewide with satellites in Cheyenne, Laramie, Riverton, and Sheridan.
Casper is the second-largest city in Wyoming, according to the 2010 census. In 2010, Casper was named the highest-ranked family-friendly small city in the West, and ranked eighth overall in the nation in Forbes magazine's list of "the best small cities to raise a family". Casper is located in east-central Wyoming at the foot of Casper Mountain, the north end of the Laramie Mountain Range, along the North Platte River.
KCWY seeks an enthusiastic Production Assistant to join our team. A Production Assistant helps in the pre-show planning and execution of live news broadcasts and in-studio productions and maintains equipment.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
• Assist the Director in preparing scripts and rundowns for live newscasts.
• Operate Teleprompters during live, in-studio shows.
• Operate studio cameras.
• Operate audio board
• Maintain a clean studio and news set
• Assist with lighting for shows.
• Additional duties as required by supervisor and management.
Required Skills & Experience:
• Applicant must be at least 18 years of age due to early morning and late night hours.
• Basic typing and computer skills are required.
• Punctuality is a must.
• Reliable transportation is a must.
• Experience on live newscasts or production is preferred.
• Familiarity with studio lighting techniques is a plus.
• Applicant needs the ability to lift and position studio lights (up to 50 lbs.)
• Should be capable of working on 15’ ladders.
Go to the Gray Television Careers page at: www.gray.tv/careers
Search for our station, KCWY, click on the position you are applying for and follow
the online instructions.
Gray Television Group, Inc. dba KCWY
AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
This employer does not discriminate on the basis of sex, age, race,
color, religion, handicap, national origin, marital or veteran’s status.
We use E-Verify.
Posting Date: 06/06/2017