Studio Technician - Freelance


Bethpage, NY, US, 11714

Brand:  News12
Requisition #:  1278

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Job Summary

AUSA News is looking for a Freelance Studio Technician to join the News 12 team in Bethpage.  In this role you will produce television programming by operating production equipment and performing other duties associated with a production environment for all News 12 Services.



  • Operate, set up and maintain all equipment, sets and props used in a production environment.
  •  Assist talent, production staff and guests as required.
  • Operate equipment proficiently and in accordance with television standards.
  •  Work on the wide variety of production elements, including remote broadcasts, special coverage, interviews, etc.
  •  Help resolve operating and production difficulties.
  • Maintain equipment initiating repairs when necessary.
  • Assist with training as required.
  •  Represent News 12 services in a courteous and professional manner.
  •  Participate in special projects.
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Minimum one year of experience in a television production environment preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of production equipment and computers
  • Basic knowledge of news operations and practices helpful.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to work as a member of a team.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Flexible schedule with ability to work nights, weekends and holidays.

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Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York CIty