Sinclair Broadcast Group Evening News Production Assistant (Part-Time) in Abilene, Texas

Evening News Production Assistant (Part-Time)

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Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

KTXS is seeking a part-time Production Assistant for our evening/weekend newscasts.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Operate xPression, audio, teleprompter, or camera for our evening/weekend newscasts

  • Prep for newscasts including, but not limited to:

  • Prepare all fonts to air during newscast

  • Studio and set preparation

  • Maintaining studio

  • Lighting

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Accessible transportation

  • Experience using Avid & Adobe Premier is a plus

  • Keen attention to detail

  • Sharp focus, adaptable, self-motivated, and a driven personality

  • The ability to communicate and perform duties, while under pressure

  • Comfortable taking direction

  • Comfortable taking ownership and responsibility for delegated work

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills are preferred

  • Dependable, prompt, and have a positive demeanor

Education/Experience Level:

  • Experience is not necessary, but education and/or internship in television or related field is preferred

  • Training will be provided

General Hours (Evenings/Weekends):

  • Must be able to work on weekends and holidays

  • Other hours may include mornings

  • Other hours as needed, on occasion

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

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Abilene, Texas, United States

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