A Channel Videographer Job Posting
By: infilm on 08/15/11

Posting Date:

August 12, 2011

Closing Date:

August 18, 2011


Videographer (2 positions)


/A\ Vancouver Island, NanaimoBC


Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Hours of Work:

40 hours per week. Will include shift work, weekends.  Additional hours as required.


The successful candidates will be responsible for originating, shooting, writing, interviewing and presenting information to a television audience live and on tape as a general assignment reporter in the Nanaimo/mid-Island region.  Responsibilities include: 

·        Origination and execution of news story ideas, research, writing, interviewing, editing and on-air presentation.

·        Maintaining station’s on-air news look/newscast image and high journalistic/ethical standards.

·        Contributing the station’s social media and on-line content. 

·        Participating in daily story meetings.

·        Representing /A\ Vancouver Island in the community at fundraising and other events.

·        Other duties as required.



·        A degree or diploma from an accredited post-secondary broadcast program or equivalent with a minimum 2 years television news broadcast experience. 

·        Experience in ENG photography and editing equipment.  

·        Broad knowledge of news/current affairs, well-developed editorial judgement and visual sense.

·        Familiarity with Vancouver Island and province of British Columbia. 

·        Excellent storytelling and presentation skills. 

·        Strong on-air presentation, organizational, self-leadership/management, written/oral communication skills.

·        Demonstrated success in the development/implementation of creative concepts.

·        Well-versed in a variety of computer programs as well as having familiarity with the internet and social media. 

·        Ability to work effectively on several projects simultaneously.

·        Public relations/public service sense.

·        Must be available to work evenings and weekends as required.

·        Valid BC driver’s licence. 


Application Details:

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online with resume and demo, or forward a current resume, in confidence to:


       Human Resources                  

/A\ Vancouver Island

1420 Broad Street

Victoria BC V8W 2B1


Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.