Posted On: November 14, 2018
Station/Company: KOIN Nexstar
Location: Portland, Oregon
Hours: Full Time

Job Summary

KOIN 6, a Nexstar Media Group, Inc. television station in Portland, Oregon is looking for a Videographer to join our news team.

Job Summary:
The videographer combines artistic talent, technical expertise,
and composition skills to produce images that will provide a visual story on a given topic as assigned.

Specialized Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

* Maintains positive work environment through active team participation and cooperation with co-workers in all departments.

* Responds positively to feedback.

* Ability to edit raw video to newscast form in a manner to complete the story for the viewer.

* Proficient in social networking sites. Ex: Twitter, Facebook.

* Must be detail-oriented.

* Must present professional image as a representation of the station at all times.


High School Diploma or GED is required. A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in broadcasting, journalism, or related field preferred.
• Minimum
of 2 years video photography in a medium or major market TV News station preferred.

Training/Equipment: Operate live trucks and camera equipment.


Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

* Shoots and edits news video stories, including daily news, special news, features, sports and live events.

* Takes direction from, and interact with, the assignment desk, producers, reporters, anchors and production control room personnel.

* Maintains and operates camera equipment as well as company vehicle safely and efficiently.

Work Environment/Mental/Physical Requirements:

Must be able to operate computer and editing machine. High stress environment with deadline pressures. Travel will be required on a regular basis. Position requires the transport of equipment weighing up to 60 lbs. Position often requires work in extreme outdoor temperatures. A valid driver’s license and an acceptable driving record are required.

Note: This job description contains the basic requirements for the
position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

TO APPLY:Please visit the Work for us page on our Website at www.koin.com or at the Nexstar Website at: to complete the application process.

ABOUT US: Broadcasting since 1953, KOIN 6 News is Portland’s CBS affiliate, providing local news, network and syndicated entertainment to viewers in Oregon and SW Washington. KOIN 6 News is Watching Out for You with 34 hours of local news broadcasts each week, featuring award-winning, in-depth investigations, news, weather and traffic.

How to Apply

Contact: Apply online at: Job Req #: 2018-3275

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Expiration: January 06, 2019