Part Time Production Assistant

Posted: 06/23/2024

Job Title: Part Time Production Assistant

Station Name & Mailing Address:
KTAB-TV / KRBC-TV 4510 South 14th Street, Abilene, TX 79605

Position reports to: Jeremy Gentry, Production Manager
Position also reports to: Director on Duty

If interested, apply online at:

Position Summary: This Entry Level Position will be responsible for providing all behind the scenes work during our Morning TV Newscasts.

Work hours schedule: 3:15-6:45pm then back from 8:15-10:45pm (as needed)
Hours MAY fluctuate depending on circumstance such as: live events, weather etc.

Part Time: Yes, approximately 27.5 hours per week
Non-exempt (eligible for over time): Yes

Brief description of duties & responsibilities:
1. Perform all aspects of production responsibilities during newscasts (studio cam, audio, CG, etc)
2. Keep studio and control rooms picked up and clean
3. Assist news with scripts

Work experience and education required for position:
1. H.S. Diploma or GED
2. Previous production exp. a PLUS – but not necessary.

Training provided Special Skills Required:
1. Computer skills a PLUS
2. Organizational skills
3. Self-motivated and able to work with little to no supervision
4. Dependable
5. Reliable means of transportation and communication REQUIRED
6. Bilingual is a plus

Physical Demands & Work Environment: The Production Assistant must be able to stand, sit, reach, climb, conduct telephone conversations, use electronic mail, write letters and memos, conduct face-to-face discussions with individuals or groups, make decisions without supervision, and make decisions that impact the results of co-workers, work in close proximity to others, and work indoors in environmentally controlled conditions or outdoors during remote broadcasts. In addition, the Production Assistant must be able to handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls. Repetitive movements are required. Work may be conducted in extremely bright or inadequate lighting conditions. Must be able to climb 12' ladder. Must be able to lift, set up and operate equipment weighing up to 50 pounds.

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.