Location: Johannesburg
Closing Date: 13 July 2012

Intern – ENG Camera Operator x 2 – (Johannesburg Newsroom)

Reporting to the Camera Crew Manager: key performance areas include the following training:


  • record audio and video material to be edited and packaged into a news insert for broadcast;
  • plan and develop the visual presentation of a story with a reporter assigned to the news story;
  • apply the principles of visual story telling through aesthetically pleasing and technically correct compositions, angles and camera movements, making sure to deliver images with the correct exposure and colour balance;
  • cover news events by shooting sequences with continuity for editing purposes
  • use correct lighting and sound recording techniques to comply with broadcast standards;
  • edit video and audio for a news insert, out on location transmit video and audio material from out on location back to the studio or to the bureaus, as instructed.


  • A minimum of 2 years study completed and requiring “on the job” training
  • A keen interest in news and current affairs
  • A good general knowledge

The successful candidate will be required to work irregular and long hours, including weekends and public holiday, and standby shifts.
This is a contract position only.

How to Apply

If you possess the criteria and qualifications as stated, please send your application together with a detailed CV to [email protected]