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Tribune Company


Tribune Company - Huntsville, AL

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Posted Date

4 days ago

(5/3/2018 9:37 PM)

Job ID



News Operations



a Tribune Broadcasting station, has an opening for a Director to work in our Huntsville location.

The Director will be responsible for the technical directing and guidance of on-air talent and studio crew in order to provide viewers with a professional-looking newscast.


Assist with pre-show prep and post-show promotions

Set up and operate studio cameras, monitors and teleprompter

Verify all light fixtures, props, monitors and set pieces are in position and functioning properly

Coordinate and communicate with show Producers and other studio crew

Ensure proper mixing and switching of all studio and remote video sources

Effectively supervise and assign crew members as needed

Perform other duties as assigned


Bachelors’ degree pred; equivalent experience required

1-3 years directing live and taped programs

Proficiency with Ross Overdrive automation or similar required

Audio board experience required

Studio production skills a plus

Must be able to source and solve equipment problems in the studio and control room

Must be able work independently and have a strong attention to detail

Must be able to work under the regular pressure of live broadcasts and operational deadlines

Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights, weekends, early mornings and holidays

Must be willing to submit to a background check

Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

Equal Employer Opportunity

Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit



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Tribune Company


Director Tribune Company - Huntsville, AL, United States


Location: Huntsville, AL

Company Profile:
Tribune is one of the country’s leading multimedia companies, operating businesses in publishing, digital and broadcasting. In publishing, Tribune’s leading daily newspapers include the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, The Baltimore Sun, Sun Sentinel (South Florida), Orlando Sentinel, Hartford Courant, The Morning Call and Daily Press. The company’s broadcasting group operates 23 television stations, WGN America on national cable and Chicago’s WGN-AM. Popular news and information websites complement Tribune’s print and broadcast properties and extend the company’s nationwide audience.