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WICS in Springfield, IL is looking for a creative and dedicated full-time News Photographer! We are seeking someone who can see beyond the lens and bring back compelling stories. The candidate should have one (1) year of ENG experience with a network affiliate news organization. You will cover day to day general, in-depth features and investigative assignments. We are shooting full High-definition (HD) on media cards and editing on desktops and laptops. You should have strong editing skills in non-linear edit systems, possess excellent people skills, a strong work ethic, and a great attitude. A passion for story telling is absolutely essential in this position.
- We are looking for an aggressive team-player who can produce good stories under tight deadlines
- Must have valid driver's license, good driving record and be able to operate ENG news vehicles
- At least 1 year of shooting experience and technical knowledge of editing and photo equipment
- Ability to edit and shoot general assignment stories, lives shots and natural sound packages
- Must be able to lift and carry between 25 and 50 pounds on a regular basis
When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a web link, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD of your work to
Attn: News Director
2680 E. Cook St.
Springfield, IL 62703
No phone calls or emails please
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