Tribune Company Production Technician in Norfolk, Virginia

WTKR is recruiting for a part time production technician to join its team.

The primary responsibility of the Production Technician is to run audio, operate robotics, floor direct and other production duties as assigned.

  • Ability to run audio for any newscast

  • Operate robotics/prompter for any assigned newscast

  • Assist other directors in pre-production for any newscast

  • Interact and work as a team with News, Graphics and News Production.

  • Help oversee with long-term news production projects

  • Experience with posting webcasts to the internet

  • Experience with Final Cut Pro editing

  • Oversee episodic production as requested

Must be able to run audio and/or robotics/cambotics for any and all newscasts. . Must be flexible with regard to working hours, able to handle multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines. Must possess the dexterity to operate typewriter, computer, editing systems and other such equipment.

Statement about Other Duties:

The foregoing is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all functions essential to the job for which the employee is responsible, nor an exhaustive list of the minimum requirements and specifications necessary to perform the essential functions, including all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different functions be performed when circumstances change or exigencies require it.

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit

Job Number: 2018-47875

Street: 720 Boush Street