Graphics/Typist (OPS) - WFSU-TV/The Florida Channel

Job description

Job ID: 44396

Regular/Temporary: Temporary


WFSU-TV/The Florida Channel

The Florida Channel - located in Tallahassee, FL - produces 24/7, year-round coverage of all three branches of state government. Programming includes gavel-to-gavel coverage of a wide variety of state proceedings, along with daily news programs, documentaries, public affairs programs and segments covering issues of interest and importance to all Floridians. The programming is delivered statewide by satellite and is also available on the Internet.


The position will serve as a character generator operator for legislative committee weeks and session coverage. Duties include creating name and information keys, superimposing keys during live events, communicating with Florida Channel directors and legislative staff during events to ensure quality and accuracy, using the internet and other resources to create and verify keys. Other duties as assigned.


High school diploma or equivalency and five years of related experience to include a minimum of one year of typing experience.

Candidates must be able to type 35 cwpm, multi-task and work under pressure in a team-oriented, fast-paced broadcast environment.

Candidates must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills; attention to detail; good spelling; and computer literacy.

All who apply must be able to work a flexible schedule.

Other Information

A typing skills sample will be given at interview.

Approximate employment dates are December 11-20, 2018 resuming January 2- May 3, 2019.

Pay Plan

This is an OPS/temporary Job.


Approximate employment dates are December 11-20, 2018 resuming January 2- May 3, 2019.

(30 hours weekly minimum) Ability to work a flexible schedule is required as days and times may vary. Typical schedule likely Tuesday through Thursday from 7:30 am - 6:30 pm; Monday and/or Friday hours differ. Occasional weekend and OT work might be required. Must be able to work Spring Break.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

**Department requests applicants to attach to the online application, a (1) resume and (2) employer references for the jobs listed - include the name, title, working relationship of the person to be contacted and phone number for each.

Online applications and requested materials will be accepted through November 13, 2018.

Affordable Care Act

OPS employees are covered under the Affordable Care Act. OPS employees that meet certain criteria will be offered affordable health care coverage. For more information, please visit the following website regarding the Affordable Care Act,

Tobacco Free Campus

Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.

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Posted: 11/6/2018
Application Due: 11/14/2018
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