Production Assistant in Tulsa, OK at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 8/28/2021

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Job Summary


Operate studio camera for live and non-live news and talk show programs. 

Operate audio board for live on location news and non-news programs. 

Operate all studio equipment which include studio camera, cg, audio, graphic art and prompter. 

Assist production manager with studio lighting, including the use of ladder, fixtures and lamps. 

Produce episodic promos for creative services department. 

Assist news department with web, assignment desk, writing, and editing.  


Studio Camera & Prompter Operation – 50%              

  • Review show rundowns 30 minutes before show.  
  • Review studio lighting 30 minutes before show to ensure fixtures are working. 
  • Assist with pre-recording of all news preproduction before live broadcast. 
  • Execute live news broadcast in a clean manner.   
  • Pre-record news and promotion topicals in between newscast.  
  • Pre-record morning sports and reporter standups for next day. 
  • Run studio camera and prompter for both live and non-live events. 
  • News Editing 

      Audio Operator – 25% 

  • Operate audio board for both live and non-live events in a clean manner. 
  • Check all wireless mics and ifb’s 30 minutes before broadcast. 
  • Check all wireless mics and ifb’s for battery strength 30 minutes before broadcast. 
  • Review rundown 30 minutes before show. 
  • Mic checks by all studio talent and live shots before hitting air. 
  • Review of all equipment after show ensuring safe return to audio booth. 
  • Edit episodic promos for promotions department. 

      Graphic Art – 25% 

  • Build graphics for daily use of all live news products. 
  • Maintain graphics format provided by art director. 
  • Check all graphics for spelling and factual errors before sending to air. 
  • Continued development of graphic art skills to better the product. 
  • Effectively communicate with artist from different shifts. 



What we look for


Experience: 1-2 years previous studio camera production desired. Photoshop & lighting experience a plus


Physical Demands 
• Must Be able to lift 50 lbs and climb a ladder for studio lighting

• High School Degree or GD required. College Degree a plus


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