Freelance Audio Assistant-A1

Fox News is committed to delivering news as it happens. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow and achieve our goals. Joining the number one cable news network in America is a singular opportunity to be part of a highly successful, dynamic team that has transformed the way people get their information.

We are looking for an Audio Operator to join our Fox News family. The Audio Engineer / A1 will prepare show audio requirements and operate equipment to integrate audio sources and create a full program mix for air. You will work with technical and news staff to satisfy production needs for live, taped and automated programming under supervision of Director and Operations management.

Requirements:

  • You must have extensive experience in mixing multiple audio elements in a fast-paced, remote-oriented, live news environment.
  • Must have working knowledge of the Calrec Sigma BlueFin. 
  • You should have strong communication and interpersonal skills combined with the ability to work well with audio assists, technical associates, directors and producers. 
  • You must be flexible in his/her work schedule in order to adapt to a 24-hour news organization. 
  • Strong knowledge of audio patch bays, Hydra BSP, signal flow, Enco playout system, and the ability to troubleshoot during live production is mandatory.
  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Communications) or equivalent work experience preferred
  • Two (2) years of related A1 experience in live, multi-camera studio production
  • Ability to work weekdays and weekends, overnights and  holidays