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Supervisor Production Operations


Edison, NJ, US, 08837

Brand:  News12
Requisition #:  4996

Altice USA is a cutting-edge communications, media, and tech company. We connect people to what matters most to them; texting with friends, advertising that resonates, or binge watching their favorite show. Our differentiated approach centers around technologies that push the envelope and deliver the ultimate customer experience. We’re building a workforce that attracts and retains the best talent, not only to meet the needs of our customers, but that also reflects the diverse communities we serve.

Job Summary

News 12 is looking for a driven Supervisor, Production Operations to lead a team of talented newscast directors. The ideal candidate will be an innovative television director who's looking to coach and grow new talent in a technologically advanced control room/studio environment. The role will be highly collaborative with production, engineering, and editorial teams.


  • Supervise team of studio directors.
  • Coordinate studio and staff schedules.
  • Direct newscasts and special productions, as needed.
  • Ensure high quality video productions.
  • Work closely with the Director, Production Operations to oversee day-to-day and long-term planning.
  • Work with Engineering to maintain equipment and facility.
  • Respond to breaking news and other urgent situations as required.
  • Hire, coach, and train staff members, build strong teams.


  • Experience in television control rooms and studios, preferably with studio automation systems, like GrassValley Ignite (preferred)
  • Previous experience as a newscast director required
  • Understanding of video switchers and ability to create and modify effects
  • Working knowledge of ENPS or other newsroom software
  • Previous supervisory experience preferred

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Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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