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TV Producer/Director (#TNPDDRGENO) GENO
$19.60-$31.11 Hourly / $3,397.33-$5,392.40 Monthly / $40,768.00-$64,708.80 Yearly


Performs duties planning, scriptwriting, producing and directing taped and live television productions and operating video and associated equipment.


Graduation from an accredited four year degree granting college or university with a major in Mass Communication, Radio/TV Broadcasting, Film, Education Media, Advertising, Public Relations or other mass communication field; and
One year of experience producing television or video programs.

Or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-related competencies noted below.


  • Customer Commitment - Proactively seeks to understand the needs of our customers and provide the highest standards of service.
  • Dedication to Professionalism and Integrity - Demonstrates and promotes fair, honest, professional and ethical behaviors that establishes trust throughout the organization and with the public we serve.
  • Organizational Excellence - Takes ownership for excellence through one's personal effectiveness and dedication to the continuous improvement of our operations.
  • Success through Teamwork - Collaborates and builds partnerships through trust and the open exchange of diverse ideas and perspectives to achieve organizational goals.


  • Considerable knowledge of television production techniques, language, equipment and applications.
  • Considerable knowledge of intergration of digital media for web applications to include audio, video, graphics, 3-D animation, and associated metadata.
  • Considerable knowledge of video editing systems, computer generated graphics and audio editing software.
  • Working knowledge of transcoding processes used to format digital media for web based programming. 
  • Skill in setting up and operating television production equipment.
  • Ability to determine and meet client's needs.
  • Ability to plan, organize and direct the production of television and video programs.
  • Ability to work effectively with others.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to write scripts in a logical and understandable manner.


Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform some or all of the activities described below.
  • Produces and directs all aspects of television productions.
  • Writes and edits scripts; schedules remote shoots including performers and crews; and edits video productions.
  • Operates audio and video equipment such as television cameras, switchers, audio mixers, videotape recorders/players, edit controllers, character generators, and dimmer boards.
  • Directs the technical work of others engaged in program productions.
  • Trains personnel in the use of television and associated equipment to include computer hardware and software.
  • Reads professional publications in order to keep abreast of television industry trends and changes.
  • Performs other related duties as required.


Possession of a valid Driver License.

CLASS: TNPDDRGENO; EST: 10/3/1996; REV: 12/15/2011;