ENG Digital Technician – Part-Time – Corus

Winnipeg, MB,
Are you creative, dynamic and passionate? Do you like to think outside of the box and find new ways to achieve your goals? Corus Entertainment has an exciting opportunity for you. If you have a passion for excellence, and would like to work for Corus Entertainment, we encourage you to apply.
About the Role:
Reporting to the Executive Producer of Television, you will be a member of the Global News team which produces local newscasts 7-days a week and provides a continuous flow of content to GlobalNews.ca.

Accountabilities/ Responsibilities

As an ENG Digital Technician, the following is an outline of some but not all of the primary functions and responsibilities for this position:
Assignments could include but are not limited to ENG camera, graphics, editing and Technical Producing
Work with Photographers, Producers, Anchors and Management in different cities to develop content on multiple platforms;
Assignments will include days, evenings, weekends, mornings and travel as required;
Responsible for safely operating and maintaining a company vehicle;
Set up, operate and maintain COFDM Microwave and Satellite trucks
Quality Control and Facs checking technical aspects of local news programs;
Must represent Global Television in a professional and courteous manner;
Perform other duties as required.

About You

What We Need From You:

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Diploma/Degree from a recognized broadcast television program;
Experience with broadcast camera equipment
Exemplary work ethic and punctuality;
Demonstrates a positive, can do attitude
Co-operative teamwork skills, and an ability to work independently;
Though understanding of Online Platforms including Social Media
Ability to edit on Non Linear editing platforms;
Must possess a valid driver’s license and a clear driving record;
Experience in updating online and broadcast content with a content management system.
This is a bargaining unit position of ENG Digital Technician – Group 4
Job closes July 27th 2021
Why Corus?

Corus is a driving force in the media industry with a diverse portfolio of strong brands that entertain and inform audiences through great storytelling and compelling content, reaching millions of people around the world every day.

We have a passionate drive to connect with the world around us: to express, to share, to be part of people’s lives. Walk around our offices, our stations, our studios across the country and you’ll feel it. You’ll see it in action.

You’ll see it in the open communication and the approachability of our people. You’ll see it in our care for quality work and the interest in new, creative solutions. You’ll see it in how we work with external partners, and how we care about our communities. These are all core to the values we commit to living each and every day – Win Together, Think Beyond, Make It Happen, Learn Every Day, Show We Care. Our values describe what makes us pretty unique – and amazing – place to work.

At Corus we value and actively involve the full range of what makes people unique in order to create a strong and innovative company where amazing people thrive. A company where people have the full opportunity to show their unique value and develop their potential. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, people of colour, people with disabilities, people from all gender and sexually diverse communities and people with intersectional identities.

Corus is also committed to providing accommodations throughout the interview and employment process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

How to Apply

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*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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