Video Editor

By on Nov, 17 2014 with Comments 0

Chicago, IL – WGN-TV has an immediate opening for a video editor on our Broadcast Operations team. This position is a part of our broadcast operations team and primarily involves preparing movie and syndicated content for air as well as production of certain news promotional elements. Tasks include: Editing content to remove language not suitable for broadcast television, editing movie content for length, transcoding content between different broadcast formats, editing closed-caption content, production of afternoon news opens. Depending on schedule, 2nd shift and weekend work may be required.

The successful candidate will have at least four years of experience working in broadcast facilities. Expert working knowledge with Adobe Premiere and associated Adobe Creative Suite tools is required. Experience with Telestream Vantage a plus. Experience with Final Cut Pro and Apple editing workflow is a plus.

WGN-TV is located seven miles North West of downtown Chicago just minutes from I-94. We offer excellent benefits and a competitive salary as well as free on-site parking for employees. Do you have what it takes to be on our team? Send us your resume and take your first step towards becoming a part of the WGN-TV crew!

Equal Opportunity Employer

If interested, apply online or send resume and cover letter to:
WGN-TV Human Resources Department
2501 W. Bradley Place
Chicago, IL 60618
Fax: 773-528-1387

Apply On-line: Please go to, go to Careers, then job listings and search for keywords “Video Editor – Per Diem”.

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