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New York, NY, US, 10019

New York

Hiring Salary Range: $40.00 - 53.76

CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation’s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network,, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount +, all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stations’ top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS News’ streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as and Paramount+. The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division.  

CBS New York, the #1 station in the Paramount portfolio of owned and operated television stations, is looking for ethical and creative photojournalists who embrace the critical role of local journalism in supporting our communities.


Proficient in professional and prosumer cameras, audio, lighting equipment and modern industry standard electronic news gathering techniques.  Creativity a must.
Edit content in the field for air/stream (proficient in Adobe premiere, FCP or other industry standard non-linear editing systems)
Proficient in KU, microwave, bonded cell, and other current methods of live/tape ENG newsgathering
Drone experience a plus (SUAV FAA - part 107 license)
In addition to traditional major market ENG duties, successful candidate must be a skilled story-teller who will embrace the opportunity to regularly enterprise content, end to end: produce, shoot and edit content (natsot news packages) for all platforms.
Flexibility to work any shift.  Weekends and holidays required.  Must be willing to be called in on days off to cover breaking news, sick calls, and other miscellaneous last minute news operations needs.  Must be willing to work on days off and/or have days off switched (pursuant to contractual agreements) based on news department needs.  Expected to make every effort to "drop everything" to help the station sustain our signature, outstanding, continuous coverage of major breaking news events.
Familiar with and exercises modern ENG field safety methodology (from use of ppe to use of common sense field-safety techniques) 
Embrace/utilize new field technology
Exercises highest ENG ethical standards
Conducts oneself with highest professionalism in and out of the office
Minimum 5 years major market experience



Hiring Salary Range: $40.00 - 53.76. 


The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York City, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education.  The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable,  as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement.   


 Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 


At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.


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Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City