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Stage Manager - Part Time - KGTV

The E.W. Scripps Company
San Diego, CA 92101
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KGTV, the Scripps ABC affiliate in San Diego, CA is seeking a Part Time Stage Manager to joint the team! The Stage Manager operates studio television cameras during live and taped productions, acts as floor director and teleprompter operator during live and taped productions and assists in studio maintenance (cleaning, organization), etc.


  • Operate graphics generating equipment and software for complex newscasts and local programs; produce stripe or ticker at the bottom of the screen and credit rolls; create graphic montages and other graphics effects; maintain graphic, font and labeling standards
  • Assist with visual effects on various commercial, promotional and programming productions in studio; work closely with local programming, news producers and production directors to ensure the desired on-air look and feel is attained.
  • Work in all areas of TV production, including operate cameras, video playback, and teleprompter, set up and adjust lighting, construct and dismantle sets.
  • Assist technical director with trouble-shooting technical problems and effectively resolve issues as they occur.
  • Administrative duties: Copying, Filling out forms, and explaining procedures or policies to others
  • Other duties as assigned by the Production Manager.


  • Associatedegree required from an accredited college/university majoring in Television Production or a related field or related experience
  • Minimum 1 year experience text based video graphics and 1 year studio camera operator at a network affiliate news facility


  • Working knowledge of television station production equipment. Examples include:Graphics systems, video switchers, audio boards,studio cameras, teleprompters and lighting.
  • Demonstratedknowledge of floor operations.
  • Must be familiar with all aspects of graphics systems operations.
  • Must have good working knowledge of computers.
  • Must be able to handle multiple priorities under extreme time constraints with poise and skill.
  • Flexible work hours required including holidays, weekends, evenings and possible overtime hours.
  • Knowledge of proper grammar and spelling.
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Must be a team player.
  • Must be an avid learner who quickly applies training, new techniques and independent judgment.
  • Ability to handle multiple operations and priorities under extreme constraints with professionalism and skill
  • Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds.


The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP) advances understanding of the world through journalism. As the nation's fourth-largest independent TV station owner, Scripps operates 60 television stations in 42 markets. Scripps empowers the next generation of news consumers with its multiplatform news network Newsy and reaches growing audiences through broadcast networks including Bounce and Court TV. Shaping the future of storytelling through digital audio, Scripps owns top podcast company Stitcher and Triton, the global leader in technology and measurement services. Scripps runs an award-winning investigative reporting newsroom in Washington, D.C., and is the longtime steward of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Founded in 1878, Scripps has held for decades to the motto, "Give light and the people will find their own way."

As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.

Posted: 2020-11-08 Expires: 2020-12-07
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