• Job Title: ENG Camera Operator/ Editor
  • Employment Type: Perm
  • Date Posted: 7/27/2017
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Job #: JO-1612-616

Responsible for the acquisition, assembling and transmission of news and programs footage on location using ENG camera, sound, lighting transmission and edit equipment.

  • Rig & operation of ENG equipment on location for acquisition of news and programs material
  • Work closely with editorial field teams to deliver high quality live and recorded material from the field
  • Meet editorial deadlines for delivery of edited packages from the field
  • Assist editorial staff with the pre-planning of news and programs events
  • Maintain and look after ENG equipment to the highest standard
  • Maintain accurate documentation of equipment for shipping and customs purposes
  • Document and report any technical problems encountered with ENG equipment
  • Assist editorial staff with the pre-planning of news and programs events
  • Maintain accurate in-the-field documentation for the purpose of accounting of expenditures
  • Perform multiple accounting-related tasks including requesting and filling in forms for cash advances, for various newsgathering costs incurred in the field and obtain CES for projects for cost approval allocation
  • Meet editorial deadlines for delivery of edited packages from the field
  • Assist with development of new technical workflows & equipment associated with newsgathering
  • Follow and work within all safety guidelines produced by the network or contracted security advisors
  • Work closely with department coordinators to achieve efficiency in mission planning and tasks
  • Work within the company framework and follow procedures for expenses
  • Must be able to travel with immediate notice on regional deployment
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Understanding of broadcast standards including HD 1080i, SDI, AES/EBU, MPEG, PAL 625, NTSC
  • Understanding of IP Networks – TCP/IP, FTP, Store and Forward
  • Ability to operate broadcast TV cameras, lighting and sound equipment
  • Ability to operate Mac computers and nonlinear edit software
  • In depth knowledge of International news and current affairs
  • Knowledge of Excel, Word and general accounting practices
  • Knowledge of Adobe Premier Pro


  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Film, Media or Journalism
  • 7+ years’ work experience in broadcast television. Experience with AVID, Premier laptop editing applications

To Apply
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Terms & Conditions

  • Candidate must be willing to undergo criminal background check and drug screen
  • All Employees are subject to TeamPeople terms of employment, company policies and procedures
  • TeamPeople offers a comprehensive benefits package, in addition to a competitive wage or salary, to every full time employee which includes the following: Medical plan with a Health Savings Account, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, AD&D/STD/LTD coverage, access to 401(k) plan, Employee Assistance Program, Paid Holidays, PTO. TeamPeople also supports professional development. Part time employees receive competitive wages, access to 401(k) plan and Employee Assistance Program. Benefits are subject to change at employer’s discretion.   

Customer Service + Diversity Inclusion:
TeamPeople is an organization dedicated to providing superior customer service. Outstanding customer service encompasses everything from performing the technical, creative and operational aspects of our jobs to the best of our ability, to going the extra mile to assist our customers and colleagues in any way. 
We respect, value and celebrate the unique attributes, characteristics and perspectives that make each person who they are. We also believe that bringing diverse individuals together allows us to collectively and more effectively address the issues that face our customers. It is our aim, therefore, that our partners, strategies and investments reflect these core values. TeamPeople is an Equal Opportunity Employer.