News Field Operations Supervisor

Tribune Media Los Angeles, CA
Overview

JOB TITLE: News Field Operations Supervisor

DEPARTMENT: News

REPORTS TO: News Operations Manager

Responsibilities

Reports directly to the News Operations Manager. Must have a strong understanding of electronic news gathering. Must be a super user at FCPX with a proven background training personnel on Apple systems including but not limited to FCPX. Responsible for daily equipment inspections and maintenance.

Qualifications

Experience with vehicle safety inspections and keeping accurate inventory of OSHA records are a plus. Works with engineering team to insure newsroom systems are running appropriately and SOP's are being followed correctly. Must have a strong understanding of newsroom software. Knowledge of TONS and OPUS a plus. The NFOS must be a master troubleshooter with a proven track record of seeking out problems in the newsroom. This individual embraces new technology and brings new ideas to improve workflows. Asist the news operations manager with work schedule and crew assignments. Other duties as assigned. This supervisory role is mandated per the IATSE contract. As an IATSE member, you will be expected to follow all of the rules set forth in the contract. This position does not handle disciplinary matters. This job requires a self-starter who looks for ways to improve the operation.

KTLA will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

Company InfoTribune 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.