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Hubbard Broadcasting Photojournalist in St. Paul, Minnesota

About Us KSTP 5 Eyewitness News is the award-winning ABC network affiliate for the Twin Cities. Part of Hubbard Broadcasting, KSTP-TV is a longtime market leader, and is committed to excellence in all that it does-broadcast news with hyper-local coverage, important public service that deals powerfully with today's issues, and now, more than ever, top-notch digital content, to reach our viewers and followers with information the way they want to receive it. When you work for KSTP, or our other local, independently operated station KSTC, Channel 45, you will find yourself among dedicated, passionate people who work hard every day to improve our product and our community. If you have the qualifications, and you are a person of talent and integrity, we invite you to apply! EEO Statement We are an equal opportunity employer. Job Overview Shoot video and edit news stories for newscasts on a daily basis. Job Responsibilities Shoot steady, sequenced video with good, clean audio for news, weather and sports for daily newscasts, specials and station websites as well as social media under tight deadlines. Edit in camera for sequences. Uses movement off the shoulder to show viewers what is seen in the field and a tripod or steady bag for steady shots. Shoots wide, medium and tight shots with a variety of subjects for the purpose of telling the story through pictures. While shooting, get clean audio and sound. Gather great natural sound while in the field. Ensure good lighting, making sure the shot is bright and not dark. Edit video and audio satisfactorily for news stories such as vos, vo/sots, setups and reporter pacs using difference techniques and different editing machines (including non-linear editing with Avid and Final Cut Pro) under tight deadlines and in stressful situations while completing on time. Editing is done in house and in live trucks. Learn and perform competently multi-layering and special effects such as witness protection, highlighting video clips, color correction, Photoshop, Boris and picture in picture effects. Aspire to editing excellence to raise the level of storytelling. At times, may conduct interviews for broadcast with formulating questions. May also use questions supplied by producers, reporter or news management. May shoot aerials in Chopper 5. Work in tandem with a Reporter to "tell" a story. Be able to operate safely the ENG trucks. Have full knowledge to one-man-band in ENG trucks alone or with a reporter to turn pacs and live shots for daily newscasts. Know the streets and highways well enough to drive quickly to a news story. Be able to operate and follow GPS. Listen to the scanner while driving in the news car and call in spot news, and see if you are in position to respond quickly to the scene first. Talk on the 484 radio and keep others informed on your whereabouts. Learn and operate effectively and satisfactorily new technology and equipment including but not limited to FCP, Panasonic P2 300 camera, servers, editing equipment. Communicate frequently throughout the day and works collaboratively with others in the newsroom including reporters, anchors, producers, assignment desk staff, creative services and other photographers about assigned story and other assignments. Always calls the station if pager goes off. Check in face to face with Assignment Desk when returns to station from an assignment. Proactively pitch in to assist others. Respond and work well in a crisis and during breaking news. Handle last minute and unexpected changes. Communicate quickly and clearly to necessary staff and talent. Attend editorial and other meetings. Come prepared to meetings and interact professionally with others. Contributes story ideas on a daily basis. Is knowledgeable of local, national and world events. Has a handle on what is going on in the community. Travel regularly often locally however, may travel nationally and internationally. Work assigned shifts. Shifts may change often. Fill in for absent co

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