Camera Operator

The Camera Operator is responsible for operating television cameras to record scenes for live and recorded broadcasts.

  • Composes and frames shots, applying the technical aspects of light, lenses and camera settings to achieve the effects sought by directors
  • Adjusts positions and controls of cameras to change focus, exposure and lighting as requested by the director
  • Operates studio cameras during live broadcasts
  • Operates remote cameras during live broadcasts
  • Confers with directors and other crew members to discuss sequences, desired effects, camera movements and lighting requirements
  • Sets up and performs shots for broadcasts
  • Sets up cameras and related equipment
  • Tests, cleans, maintains and repairs camera equipment
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Requirements and Skills

  • Technical degree in Digital Electronics, Broadcasting, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
  • Fluency in English
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Minimum one year’s experience with camera operation in a television broadcasting environment (Depending on market size)
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • Strong PC/MS Office experience
  • Experience with other broadcast-related equipment
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

Apply online at: https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/nexstar/job/HI-Honolulu/Camera-Operator_REQ-3286

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P.O. Box 61562
Honolulu, HI 96839
Phone: 808-599-1455

Jamie Hartnett, Executive Director

Jamie@HawaiiBroadcasters.com