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Welcome to the digital home of NABET-CWA Local 25. Our local represents broadcast workers at WIVB-TV, WKBW-TV, the NHL's Buffalo Sabres, and WTRF-TV in Wheeling, WV.

Our Daily Hire membership here in Buffalo is comprised of nationally renowned television broadcast technicians who specialize in live and recorded sports, entertainment, and corporate events.

Our membership consists of technicians who have covered Presidential Inaugurations, NBA and NHL Championships, and Super Bowls. NABET-CWA Local 25's Daily Hire Unit is where you can find the best television broadcast technicians needed to broadcast or record any event in the Western New York area.

To inquire about reaching our daily hires for your production, please contact our Local Secretary,

Technicians wishing to be added to our referral list to the Buffalo Sabres can do so by clicking the Buffalo Sabres Referral List.

Our Daily Hire Unit consists of Buffalo Television Broadcast Technicians who are qualified and accomplished:

  • Directors
  • Technical Directors
  • Audio Engineers - A1s
  • Audio Assistants - A2s
  • Boom Operators
  • Video Engineers - V1s
  • Video Assistants - V2s
  • Camera Operators
  • ENG Camera Operators
  • Fletcher Camera Operators
  • EVS Operators
  • Dyno Operators
  • Graphic Operators
  • Font Coordinators
  • Box Ops
  • Utilities
  • Assistant Directors
  • Telepropter Operators
  • Floor Managers
  • Stage Managers
  • Lighting Grips
  • Runners
  • Certified Fiber Optic Technicians
  • Non-Linear Editors



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