KFSN-TV/ABC30 Action News, the ABC Owned Television Station in Central California, is seeking an experienced News Photographer. We are looking for a modern content creator who works productively as a team with a reporter or independently. We want someone to join our team who is inherently creative, embraces new technology and wants to experiment on a daily basis. Successful candidate will be highly motivated with a proven track record in the fast-paced, high-pressure environment of daily local news gathering. You will be a good fit if you are unfazed by constant deadlines for all platforms and are a problem-solver. Candidates should possess excellent interpersonal skills and a strong work ethic.
- Day-to-day local news gathering in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.
- Must be capable in operation of ENG style TV camera and support equipment.
- Willing to carry equipment in approximate of forty pounds, in all seasons environments.
- Expected to work with deadlines, unsupervised story telling in the field.
- Collaborate with news team on coverage and storytelling.
- Willing to use other types of media gathering equipment and modern software including field editing.
- Minimum 2 years of experience as a photojournalist with live transmission (satellite, microwave/broadband and streaming technology).
- Must be experienced and proficient with a variety of professional quality cameras.
- Experience with modern non-linear editing. Knowledge with Adobe Premiere is a plus.
- Must have a clean driving record and be willing join the IBEW union.
- Flexibility to work a variety of shifts including early mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays required.
- Small to medium market experience as a News Photographer/Editor
- High school diploma or equivalent.
- Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience