The Chief Photographer at WAAY TV oversees the day-to-day videography efforts. They lead the vision for all video elements and are responsible for the maintenance of all photography equipment for the news department. Trains, manages, evaluates, and develops photographers and editors. Performs photographer duties as required by shooting video, editing packages and VOSOT's in the field and at the station. Operates live backpacks, microwave, and satellite trucks in remote situations. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Minimum 3 years' experience as a photographer in a television broadcasting environment, management experience a plus. FAA certified Drone pilot license a plus.
WAAY was recently honored as the only station in North Alabama to earn a coveted Edward R. Murrow Award for exemplary work. WAAY is also the only station in Alabama to win Station of The Year two times in a row! We`re looking for the right person to join the region`s most respected and experienced newsroom leadership in taking us to the next level. In addition, Huntsville, AL was named as the No. 1 Best Place to Live in the Country according to U.S. News and World Report.
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WAAY – TV
1000 Monte Sano Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35801
WAAY-TV is an equal opportunity employer with a tradition of encouraging a wide diversity of talents through a broad range of hiring practices. If you have a competitive spirit, common sense, and a desire to be the best you can be in an environment that encourages community involvement and is building one of local television`s best cultures, you move to the front of the line. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, and 401K plans! A background check and pre-employment drug screen are required.Apply Now