Part Time Studio Tech, KTVH

Job Description
The E.W. Scripps Company is hiring for a Studio Tech II at KTVH in Helena. They will ensure smooth operation of technical equipment and services during programs. Perform all duties associated with operating the teleprompter, cameras, studio graphics and audio mixer for broadcast. Demonstrates proficiency in several areas and on at least two technical systems. WHAT YOU'LL DO: Ensure studio is prepared and set-ups are complete; assign and set-up mics for on-air talent and conduct mic checks; coordinate studio position/placement for live shows; operate tele-prompter and cameras during live and taped shows Operate of various technical equipment including, but not limited to, graphics systems, VizRt and Newsticker. Perform audio mixing, coordinate satellite feeds and monitor usage/charging systems Assist technical director with trouble-shooting technical problems and effectively resolves/removes roadblocks as they occur during production in the studio. Other duties as assigned. WHAT YOU'LL NEED: Associates degree in related discipline or equivalent years of experience preferred Specialized training/certification may be required Generally, 2+ years of experience in related field preferred WHAT YOU'LL BRING: Successfully performed related duties of Studio Tech I for up to one year Demonstrate knowledge of technical systems and floor operations Readily learn and apply training, new techniques and independent judgment Must be able to work a studio lift WORK ENVIRONMENT: Employees are protected from weather conditions or contaminants, but not necessarily occasional temperature changes. Hazards: Includes a variety of physical conditions, such as proximity to moving mechanical parts, moving vehicles, electrical current, working on scaffolding and high places, or exposure to chemicals or infectious diseases in work setting. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds. Valid driver's license, good driving record, and ability to provide proof of insurance with the company required insurance limits.