Video Editor


The Video Editor will edit stories as assigned by the newscast producer or news management to enhance the KTBS news product. Organizes and edits raw video into a continuous sequence according to scripts or other instructions for newscast and other projects or programming.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Must be able to work professionally under deadline and with other co-workers.
  • Must be able to multi-task and be ready to shift gears as news events can and will change during the working day.
  • Must be able to edit complete stories including MMJ packages, Vo’s, Vo/Sot’s and other elements needed or assigned for each newscast.
  • When necessary the Video Editor will assist other staff members in locating and gathering video from file or other sources to enhance their story or newscast.
  • Must acquire and be skillful in using the Non-Linear editing software provided by KTBS LLC.
  • Must be able to retrieve file video from different sources including video tape and digitize that video in the proper format for use in the newscasts.
  • Must be a reliable employee who will arrive at work on time and be ready to perform all the duties assigned.
  • Must have knowledge of the different computers systems that are required to gather video from outside sources. (Web, On Air, YouTube, FTP, etc.)
  • Work well as a team as well as being a self-motivator and able to perform the duties without direct supervision.


  • High School Diploma
  • B.S. in video production or other vocational / technical institution
  • Prior video editing experience is preferred but not required. EOE.

Contact: Please submit resume/application to: or mail to: KTBS, VE-1 PO Box 44227, Shreveport, LA 71134-4227

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