Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • San Diego


News Photographer, NBC 7 San Diego
TV Content & Production
Owned Stations & Affiliate Relations
Responsible for recording and editing local news events.
Job Duties
Record news events
Understand and practice ethical journalism
Gather news facts and create compelling stories when on assignment with or without a reporter
Work with daily deadlines
Edit video for broadcast and website
Responsible for daily operation of all ENG equipment including ENG cameras, portable VTR, ENG editing gear, audio, lighting and microwave equipment
Monitor and understand government and public service radio frequencies
Operate motor vehicles and live trucks
Perform other related duties to ensure high quality news coverage
Contribute to social media coverage
Basic Qualifications
Minimum of 2 years experience as a news photographer
High school diploma or equivalency certificate required
Must be able to lift and carry a minimum of 50 pounds of gear

Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
Must be willing to work in San Diego
Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
Must have a valid driver’s license
Must have ability to work any of a 24/7 shift
Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume
Desired Characteristics
Thorough understanding of computer technology as it relates to non-linear editing and HD photography
Familiarity with Panasonic P2 Cameras
Familiarity with social media such as Facebook and Twitter
Ability to provide written and visual content to the website
Broadcast writing skills
Knowledge of Grass Valley Group Vibrint and Edius or other computer based editing
College or vocational school education in broadcast communications, journalism or photographer
Team player and adaptive to flexible work environment
Motivated with the ability to work unsupervised
Display a positive work ethic and ability to work under tight deadlines
High degree of integrity and professionalism
Bilingual (English/Spanish) both written and verbal preferred
Sub-BusinessNBCUOTS - KNSD
Career Level
CitySan Diego
CountryUnited States
About Us
At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.
NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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