Audio Assist (A2/Stage Manager) - SNY - Freelance

NBCUniversal - New York, NY4.0

ContractEstimated: $42,000 - $53,000 a year
Job Duties:
Work with technical and news staff to satisfy production needs for live, taped and automated programming, under supervision of Director & Operations Management
Perform facility check with A1 from all mic and IFB positions in studio before daily production schedule begins
Set up (pre-set, dress) and remove all mics and IFBs from guests prior to and after their appearance on SNY
Pro-actively and as directed, maintain the integrity studio appearance and all associated audio equipment including mics, IFBs, batteries, cables etc., notifying Operations management should either be in need of repair, replacement or maintenance
Stage sets as needed for all programming
Maintain and inventory studio props
Assist on-screen hosts and guests as needed to facilitate production (as needed)
Willingness and ability to train others as needed


Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Communications) or equivalent work experience required
One (1) year of experience in TV studio production preferred.
Must be able to lift 25 lbs. and set / strike studio gear

Eligibility Requirements:
Interested and qualified candidates must submit a resume / CV through
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program
Must be 18 years or older
Must be willing to work in New York, NY
Ability to travel as required

Desired Characteristics

Desired Characteristics:
A1 Operator experience a plus
Aptitude and desire to be trained at the next technical level (TD, Audio)
With proper training, serve as fill-in for all other Tech 1 positions as needed (i.e. Robotic Camera, Teleprompter, Video, Playback)
Familiarity with NY sports a plus
Proficiency in iNEWS or similar newsroom software system a plus
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills required
Must be a collaborative team player who works well with others, in a fast paced, dynamic studio environment
Available to work flexible, non-traditional hours including weekends and holidays

Sub-BusinessNBC Sports RSN - SNY
Career Level


CityNew York

New York

CountryUnited States
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