Studio Tech 2 - Comcast SportsNet MidAtlantic

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Company Name NBC Universal
Location MD
Date Posted October 26, 2012
Category Default
Job Type Full-Time

Description

About Us:  NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. Comcast Corporation owns a controlling 51% interest in NBCUniversal, with GE holding a 49% stake.

Comcast Sports Group, part of the NBC Sports Group, consists of 14 local networks that deliver 2,400 sporting events annually and breaking news and analysis to more than 50 million cable and satellite homes. Comcast Sports Group’s sports networks are: Comcast SportsNet Bay Area, Comcast SportsNet California, Comcast SportsNet Chicago, Comcast SportsNet Houston, Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, Comcast SportsNet New England, Comcast SportsNet Northwest, Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia, SNY, and CSS. Comcast Sports Group also manages NECN (New England Cable News), the nation’s largest regional news network, and The Comcast Network, based in Philadelphia and Washington, which delivers community-oriented programming. For more information see ComcastSportsNet.com.

It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal's affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

As a Studio Technician II the candidate will be responsible for working advanced crew positions including audio, technical directing, Chyron Duet, and live nightly news format programming for Comcast SportsNet. Candidate will also work in a variety of crew positions including but not limited to video, stage manager, camera, videotape, etc. as needed.

Major duties include:
  • Technical directs studio programs for Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic.
  • Coordinates the technical preparation of the crew and prepare reports regarding the readiness and condition of production equipment.
  • Assists producer and/or director in setting up in-studio productions including lighting, placement of cameras, running cables location of microphones, color balancing of cameras, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of Sony production switchers
  • Knowledge of INews
  • Knowledge of Chyron Duet, audio boards and how they function.
  • Assist in the coordination of talkbacks and live shots for various news related programs
  • Perform other related duties as required. Must be willing to working flexible hours.
  • Punctual, regular, and consistent attendance