PT News Assistant Producer

By Evelyn Louck

August 13, 2010 Updated Mar 2, 2011 at 11:47 AM CDT

The Granite Broadcasting Corporation station in Peoria, Illinois, WEEK-TV, has an opening for a part-time News Assistant. This person will be responsible for assisting in the production and editing of our weekend newscasts and weekday newscasts as assigned. Producers work with the ENPS and Ross Overdrive news production systems and our non-linear editing systems.
News Assistants work closely with the other newscast producers and anchors and perform their work with precision under deadline pressure. The editor also runs the Teleprompter for anchor talent during the various newscasts.
Job Requirements: High school diploma required, B.S. or B.A. in Television Production or related field or be pursuing such a degree is preferred. Experience with non-linear editing equipment is preferred.