9 hours


Tribune Company
Salt Lake City, UT
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  • Photographer

    Location US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Posted Date 2 months ago(8/24/2018 9:06 PM)
    Job ID
    News Operations
  • Overview


    We’re looking for a full-time news photographer/editor who brings more than just a good eye to work. We are seeking someone who can dig up stories, chase breaking news and is also a great editor. You need to be comfortable gathering stories on your own as well as working closely with reporters. Must bring advanced digital and social media skills. Must be flexible with working varying shifts, including the willingness to work weekends, mornings, late nights and holidays. Successful candidates will have at least 2 years’ experience in daily news gathering.



    • Shoot video and gather news stories, either teamed with a reporter or solo.
    • Edit packages and VOSOTs in the field and at the station.
    • Operate live camera from newsroom, studio, or remote locations, including lighting, audio, running cables, etc.
    • Gather facts and information to support news stories.
    • Maintain camera gear, vehicles, edit systems, etc.
    • Additional duties as necessary.



    Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

        • High school diploma or equivalent
        • Minimum 2 years’ experience in daily news gathering 
        • Working knowledge of editorial standards
        • Must demonstrate solid news judgment
        • Non-linear editing skills. Final cut Pro experience pred
        • Must be able to work well under deadline pressure
        • Ability and willingness to write stories as needed
        • Be able to tell stories with video and sound
        • Must be creative with strong editing skills
        • Must have attention to detail with great accuracy
        • Must have a valid Utah driver’s license or able to obtain one
        • The news is 24/7. We need photographers who can work any shift
        • Willingness to travel with little to no notice and work overtime


    Working Relationships


    Must be a team player and work well with others

    Represent the station to the community in a professional manner

    Contribute story ideas at the daily editorial meeting

    Relay information from the field back to station promptly and clearly

    Reports directly to Chief Photographer and takes direction on assignments from news Managers and Assignment Editors


    Training Requirements


    2 years general ENG operation, maintenance and safety

    Satellite Truck/ENG Truck safety training, Dejero experience a plus.

    Non-linear editing experience required



    Equal Opportunity Employer



    Company Info

    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 http://www.tribunemedia.com.


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