21 April 2021
Teleprompter/Ingest Operator

Teleprompter/Ingest Operator (PT)
Miami, Florida
 
Position Summary
This position requires a person that has good listening skills, computer and software understanding with the ability to follow talent that has various styles of reading copy. The Operator also has a component responsibility of processing all request of file based ingest material of the show they are working on. As a production team member, this position must be willing to learn and contribute to any show they work on. This work ethic is a core value that is instilled in all positions.
 
 
Job Responsibilities
  • Operate and have a good understanding of the process and equipment used to operate the teleprompter. The candidate must be able to follow the talents pacing of reading the script and understand that each talent has their own style of delivery.
  • Clean and inspect teleprompter hardware including monitors and reflective glass on cameras prior to broadcast
  • Check closed captioning of recorded or live broadcast if necessary
  • Respond quickly and professionally to all ingest related requests, labeling ingested material following the naming convention standards.
  • Perform quality control checks of content as required, reporting any issues that are not up to the Shows standards.
 
Required Skills & Experience
  • Associates Degree in Television Production or equivalent work experience
  • Working knowledge of computers and Windows operating systems
  • Excellent understanding of digital and software platforms with a good interruption of the terminology.
  • Experience working with multiple codecs, test equipment, computers, and non-linear edit equipment
  • 1-2 years of experience with live studio broadcast
  • Perform well under “Live” broadcast pressure and breaking news situations
  • Excellent organizational skills with acute attention to detail
  • Excellent oral and written communication and computer skills are required
  • Excellent listening skills
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Ability to work effectively with others in a team environment
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States
  • Bi-lingual (English and Spanish) preferred
  • This position supports 24x7 operations, thus availability after hours, and in cases extended shifts, is a must
  • Core Values: Passion, one team, integrity, learn, grow and have an innovative mindset
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ttg is an equal opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program with the Department of Homeland Security
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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