Photographer / Editor

ABOUT GRAY TELEVISION:
Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 91 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

ABOUT STATION:
KOSA-TV/CBS7 News is the top-rated, long-time news leader in west Texas and southeastern New Mexico. Based in Midland/Odessa, we pride ourselves in being the dominant player in a highly competitive market where there is never a shortage of news that impacts people on the regional level, throughout the state of Texas and very often on the national stage. Our team of professionals is committed to sharing the most compelling stories every day…and we know that requires outstanding writers, creative photographers and an innovative production team. Whether we're following local officers to the nation’s capital to remember their fallen brothers; traveling to Marine boot camp to highlight a local man's journey; covering a hometown president (George W. Bush) during his eight years in office; or tracking the latest developments in the oil and gas industry – KOSA is located at the epicenter of some of the most important news stories of our generation. As the only community in the country with an International Air and Space Port, travel to and from Midland from anywhere in the world (and very soon even out of the world!) is quick and easy. We are also nestled in a picturesque region of Texas, often referred to as a hidden jewel, that makes for exciting weekend trips for the outdoors adventurer or the lover of rare or unique art. Learn more about KOSA at www.cbs7.com

JOB SUMMARY:
KOSA-TV, the #1 CBS station in Odessa-Midland, TX, is looking for a News Photographer and Editor to join our team. This person will shoot and edit content for daily newscasts, the CBS7.com website and the station’s social media sites. S/he will also run live shots for reporters and anchors. Applicants should have experience in all aspects of television news photography, electronic editing equipment and live equipment. They must also have a valid driver’s license. Fluency in English and Spanish is preferred.

A Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and a commercial television newsroom internship are required. Must be available to work various shifts as needed. Produce accurate and quality work under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
*Applicants should have experience in all aspects of television news photography, electronic editing equipment and live equipment.
*They must also have a valid driver’s license.
*Fluency in English and Spanish is preferred.

*A Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and a commercial television newsroom internship are required.
*Must be available to work various shifts as needed.
*Produce accurate and quality work under tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment

QUALIFICATIONS:
•relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
•Photography: 1 year (Preferred)
•Associate (Preferred)
•Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
•Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
•High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
Please apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings

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