CAMERA OPERATOR: This student will operate the video camera and troubleshoot live broadcast situations immediately.
VIDEO MIXER/COMPUTER TECH: This position operates the computer during the broadcast. Weather maps are drawn up, slide shows are presented and videos are presented during the broadcast. Powerpoint knowledge and ability to find information on the internet is a major plus. This position will also operate the video mixer by switching the broadcast from live feed from the camera to footage being shown via the computer.
AUDIO TECH: This crew member will operate an audio board. They must think quickly on their feet in order to switch on & off the correct microphones & sound sources.
SCRIPT WRITER: This person will be responsible for researching and writing scripts for the broadcasts. This person MUST have capable writing skills & be able to spot errors. They will also distribute scripts as needed. The script writer will work closely with the VNN sponsor. The script writer will have a separate audition in order to have their writing skills scored.
VNN crew members will learn all job descriptions