Technical Director

Broadcast Operations – Virginia Beach, VA

Join our team of studio professionals as a Technical Director at The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN), where we produce and deliver network-quality programming. This individual will facilitate the technical performance of the control room and studio, operate the video switcher during studio productions and function as Technical Director for the 700 Club.

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Knowledge of various technical equipment, including but not limited to video switchers, special effects banks, DVE and Still Store devices, videotape machines, media servers, camera, crane and lens combinations and the Chyron electronic TV title generator
  • Availability to technically direct live broadcasts from CBN Studios in Virginia Beach
  • Knowledge of television studio and remote productions
  • Strong leadership ability coupled with good decision-making skills
  • Good organizational skills, attention to detail and solid work ethic
  • Good communication skills
  • Punctual, regular and consistent in attendance
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Ability to take initiative and think creatively
  • Ability to set up video monitors and monitor walls, vectorscope and waveform monitors
  • Knowledge of Federal Communications Commission’s technical requirements
  • Ability to work well under intense pressure and with people in close proximity
  • Ability to work independently and as an effective member of a team
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time
  • Willing to be cross-trained in support of the department’s mission
  • Capable of working all shifts, extended hours and meet unexpected work demands