Freelance Field Audio Engineer

  • Company:
    Fox Corporation
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

We are looking for a Freelance Field Audio Engineer to join our Washington, DC Bureau. As a Freelance Field Audio Engineer, you will be provided countless opportunities to work with field photographers, satellite truck operators, engineers, field producers, and reporters. A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES ENG crew audio Single and multi-camera set-ups, sit down and walk and talk interviews Route audio and IFB communications from single or multiple sources Audio for Live remotes with single or multiple cameras Extensive, last-minute travel for breaking news Nonstandard work schedule, including overtime and weekends WHAT YOU WILL NEED Minimum of three (3) years newsgathering experience Ability to work well with field photographers, satellite truck operators, engineers, field producers, and reporters Willing to expand his/her knowledge of all aspects of field production Ability to multi-task in the field Varied technical TV media experience that will translate well into the fast-paced field newsgathering environment You will need to have your own audio/sound equipment (list of items will be provided during the interview process) Ability to travel and be flexible with work schedule