AV Camera Operator

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    Job Description


    Responsible for direct line televised broadcast. Operate camera during Live Racing

    Supervisory Responsibilities

    This job title has no supervisory responsibilities.


    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Must be able to operate, time, and color match all cameras with the Technical Director, handle all filming required during Live Racing and assist with any other issues with audio-visual as they arise. May also be required to perform Simulcast as needed.

    1 Social skills and experience

    Must have an outgoing, energetic and enthusiastic attitude. Must be comfortable initiating conversations and creating a fun environment with our guests.

    2 Education and/or experience

    One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training in television broadcasting; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    3 Language skills

    Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

    4 Mathematical skills

    Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10s and 100s. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.

    5 Computer skills

    Must have basic PC knowledge. Ability to use such programs as Excel, Word, Photoshop, Sorenson Squeeze, and Nero. Must have the ability to think on your toes, and to initiate a change in the program at any given moment.

    6 Reasoning ability

    Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

    7 Required personal competencies 

    Responsible for fostering a fun environment. Responsible for being gracious to all guests and co-workers. Responsible for promoting a positive influence in the community and participating in company-sponsored events. Enthusiastically supports, actively promotes and demonstrates superior customer service in accordance with department and company standards and programs. Ensures that behavior and appearance are in compliance with established standards. Maintains a professional work environment with management and staff.

    8 Certificates, licenses, registrations

    Must be able to obtain and maintain an Indiana Horse Racing and Indiana Gaming Commission License. Must be at least 21 years of age. Any certificates, and/or licenses in Video Production, Broadcasting, and/or PC related skills would be a bonus.

    9 Physical Demands

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. The employee will be required at times, to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to climb 40 foot Tower ladder and maintain balance. The employee must have a clear vision, at distances of 20 inches and up to 20 feet, and is required to have color vision, peripheral vision, good depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

    Work Environment

     Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be required to work near moving mechanical parts, work in outdoor weather conditions, and is occasionally exposed wet or humid non-weather conditions. There is also some risk of electrical shock. Must be able to work in a smoking environment when needed.
    Access to Gaming Facility

    May require periodic access to general areas of the gaming facility.

    Access to Sensitive Information

    All materials recorded or captured while working on Hoosier Park’s behalf will become the property of Hoosier Park. Personal Recording devices – any device that captures audio, video or an image will not be allowed while performing duties.


    Licenses & Certifications

    IGC Level 3

    Required skills

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