Creative Services Production Assistant – WHVL-TV – State College, PA
Location: State College, PA
WHVL-TV proudly serves the State College, Altoona, and Johnstown
viewing area from Happy Valley, in the heart of Pennsylvania. We are a
locally owned and operated commercial broadcasting station with many
resources and a vision, to produce high-quality local television
programming. Affiliated with MY Network TV and Buzzr, WHVL-TV
provides an exciting new mix of new network shows, syndicated favorites
along with locally produced community based programming
WHVL-TV is seeking to add the next great production professional to our
team as a Full Time Production Assistant/Possible On-Air Talent within the
Creative Services Department. This position is perfect for someone who
thrives on a variety of job duties: commercial productions, live productions,
usage of social media and the chance to be on-air. If you’ve been looking
to get your foot in the door, this may be the perfect fit for you.
Work closely with the Creative Services Director and the sales staff to
write, produce, and edit local commercials.
Create materials (video, print, digital) for WHVL-TV’s promotional
Possibility of hosting WHVL-TV’s lifestyle show.
Work on all live and studio productions (community programming and
sports) in a variety of positions both during the week and at times
Perform other duties as assigned.
A degree in television production, journalism, or communications
media is desired.
Proven ability to take ideas from creation and through execution.
Ability to not only work in a team environment but be self-motivated to
work independently on projects when needed.
Proficiency operating broadcast television cameras, preferably JVC.
Working knowledge of non-linear editing suites (Adobe Premiere and
Final Cut Pro).
The ability to use Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, After Effects) to
produce graphics and promotional materials.
Working knowledge of Chyron systems is preferred.
Must have experience working with social media platforms and live
A desire to not only work behind the camera but at times step in front.
Send Cover Letter, Resume and Reel/Website link to:
2820 East College Ave
State College, PA 16801
Attn: Brian A. Grieco
EOE: Equal Opportunity Employer