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Teleprompter Operator P/T - KFSNTV

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 812417BR Location Fresno, California, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Jun. 11, 2021

Job Summary:

KFSN-TV ABC30, the Disney/ABC-owned television station in Fresno has an immediate opening for a Teleprompter Operator for part-time employment.

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will operate the stations teleprompter control for the daily newscasts. The candidate must be successful at matching the speed of the scrolling text to the speaking of the presenter and adjust immediately to any improvisation of the scripts.

Basic Qualifications:

Must be able to read the text and understand the prompting cues within the scripts. Be able to successfully setup and operate teleprompting systems including computer device controls and newsroom computer systems. Knowledge of failovers for operating a redundant system. Must also be familiar with FCC caption rules and be able to monitor the on-air captions during the caption process. This position requires the successful individual be able to work on rotating shifts, mornings, evenings, weekends and holiday work is required. The candidate must be able to sit for many hours and use a hand controller scroll wheel.


About Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with KFSN Television, LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.

KFSN Television, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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