TELEVISION JOBS

COMPANY: KAPP/KVEW TELEVISION

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: MORNING NEWS ANCHOR

OPEN DATE: JUNE 28, 2019

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: KENNEWICK, WA

 KAPP/KVEW has an opening for a morning show host responsible for anchoring our 5-7 a.m. newscasts. This is a great opportunity for a reporter who is ready to begin an anchoring career. As host of Good Morning Northwest, you will work with a team including a breaking-news anchor, meteorologist, reporter, photojournalist and director to create fast-paced, informative and compelling newscasts. You must know how to present stories that capture an audience and when to let your personality shine. Attention to detail, excellent writing skills and solid journalistic judgment are vital. This position is for our Kennewick studio in the heart of Washington’s wine country, the not-so-rainy corner of the Pacific Northwest boasting 300 days of sunshine, stress-free commutes and proximity to Spokane, Seattle and Portland.

 KAPP/KVEW TV, your local ABC affiliate in the Yakima/Tri Cities market of Washington State, is part of Morgan Murphy Media.  We are a family-owned, people first business and our communities are at the core of what we do and who we are.

 What you’ll do:

·         Anchor morning newscasts (Good Morning Northwest) and news briefs

·         Deliver news accurately; engage viewers with excitement, urgency and sharp wit

·         Develop story ideas; shoot, edit and write local news stories for TV

·         Write stories using ABC and CNN feeds, AP wires and online resources

·         Demonstrate editorial judgment using knowledge of journalism ethics and libel laws

·         Fill in as reporter, producer or other role as assigned by news director

·         Publish content and generate story ideas through social media sites like Facebook and Twitter

 What you’ll bring:

 ·         Minimum two years of experience as a multimedia journalist/anchor

·         Four-year degree in journalism, communications or equivalent field preferred

·         Ability to present news stories professionally from a TV studio

·         Proficient at posting content to various websites

·         Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills

·         Working knowledge of newsroom software, camera equipment and editing systems

·         Ability to lift up to 15 lbs. and to sit, walk or stand for long periods

 What KAPP/KVEW offers:

·         We’re a dynamic and progressive family-owned business that values our employees, our culture and our community

·         We are a team of driven and creative professionals.  Who wouldn’t want to work with the best in the business?

·         Medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and long term disability insurance, EAP, flexible spending account, 401(k), paid time off including vacation, sick, personal days and holidays

 HOW TO APPLY

We want excited, passionate journalists with great ideas and the ability to work in a fast-paced newsroom with a great team.  To apply on-line and send your resume and link go to https://www.yaktrinews.com/station/employment/.

 KAPP/KVEW Television is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 (Posted June 28, 2019)

 


COMPANY: KVEW TELEVISION

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR

OPEN DATE: JUNE 28, 2019

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: KENNEWICK, WA

 KVEW TV in Kennewick, WA is seeking a detail-oriented candidate to work in our Master Control department.   If you are comfortable working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment and can think quickly in a pressure situation, then we want to hear from you!

KAPP/KVEW TV, your local ABC affiliate in the Yakima/Tri Cities market of Washington State, is part of Morgan Murphy Media.  We are a family-owned, people first business and our communities are at the core of what we do and who we are.

What you’ll do:

·         On air switching, program recording & prep

·         Aggressive monitoring of network transmissions for quality control

·         Solve/troubleshoot problems in a crisis situation, i.e., computer/equipment malfunction or failure

·         Keep detailed logs and maintain records

·         Read television programming log to ascertain name of program or station break, and at what time program or station break is scheduled to air

What you’ll bring:

·         Ability to do quick and accurate basic math

·         Good knowledge of computer use

·         Excellent communication skills and ability to work without supervision

·         Constant attention to detail and excellent project management skills a must

·         Ability to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment and think quickly under pressure

·         Knowledge of basic video file formats and non-linear video editing is a plus

·         Solid understanding of file and folder management under Windows 7

·         Knowledge of Grass Valley Edius Software is a plus

·         Ability to watch several monitors at once while listening to multiple audio sources

·         Ability to lift and carry 40 pounds or more

·         1 year Master Control experience and/or 2 years college or technical school, preferred

·         SBE Operator Certification, preferred

What KAPP/KVEW offers:

·         We’re a dynamic and progressive family-owned business that values our employees, our culture and our community

·         We are a team of driven and creative professionals.  Who wouldn’t want to work with the best in the business?

·         Medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and long term disability insurance, EAP, flexible spending account, 401(k), paid time off including vacation, sick, personal days and holidays

HOW TO APPLY

We want excited, passionate journalists with great ideas and the ability to work in a fast-paced newsroom with a great team.  To apply on-line and send your resume and link go to https://www.yaktrinews.com/station/employment/.

KAPP/KVEW Television is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(Posted June 28, 2019)


COMPANY: KHQ-TV/SWX

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: eGAMING PRODUCER

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WA

SWX, the nation’s premiere local sports network, is looking for someone to take our game to the next level. We have been creeping our way into eSports for a year now. Now we want to leap. The individual we are seeking would be called a “producer”— which is a traditional TV term. But there’s nothing traditional about the responsibilities. As a full-time eGaming Producer, you would:

  • Identify unique programming opportunities for eGamers and produce programming for a global audience;

  • Create eGaming marathon events with existing KHQ/SWX staff and guest hosts;

  • Work with local colleges and universities to identify compelling stories and feature those stories in programming;

  • Secure promotional items for distribution to audience;

  • Identify and work with community partners (such as Children’s Miracle Network) to grow scope of awareness in community;

  • Monitor metrics and improve audience growth. 

This position works out of our Spokane facilities, where we already have a robust eGaming operation primed and ready for you to take control. You’ll want to work for our bosses, not beat them — most days. Power-up, apply, and get ready for the ultimate RPG. Send your resume to SWX Station Manager John Fritz at:  john.fritz@khq.com  No phone calls please. 

KHQ-TV/SWX is an Equal Opportunity Employer - women and minorities encouraged to apply.

(Posted June 3, 2019)


COMPANY: KHQ-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: TECHNICAL MEDIA PRODUCER

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: PART TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WA

KHQ-TV, the Inland Northwest's Local News Leader has an immediate opening for a part-time Technical Media Producer.  TMP’s as we call them are the true Swiss Army Knives of the KHQ newsroom. TMP's do everything from edit video, operate studio cameras, prepare the studio for broadcast, shoot breaking news, write web and newscast stories, and countless other responsibilities. So, you have to be technically savvy, adaptable, and producer-minded. The TMP position is frequently used as a springboard to more advanced positions in the newsroom. Non-linear editing experience is preferred.  If you want to be part of our team, send a resume and non-returnable tape to TMPjob@khq.com  No phone calls please.

KHQ-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer – women and minorities encouraged to apply. 

(Posted June 3, 2019)


COMPANY: KHQ-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION:  NEWSCAST PRODUCER

OPEN DATE: MAY 21, 2019

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: KENNEWICK, WA

KNDU-TV in Kennewick, WA has an immediate opening for a dynamic Newscast Producer with solid news judgment who can produce, orchestrate, and energize the market's dominant news programming.  This newsroom leader should have a flair for production value--incorporating live elements and cutting-edge graphics to tell stories that are relevant and compelling to our viewers.  If you're in a box, stay there; we only want creative thinkers.  And if you dread breaking news, this isn't the place for you because we thrive on our patented coverage of breaking news and weather coverage.  If you have the skills, the passion, and the ability to make quick decisions, multi-task, and work effectively under pressure, we want to hear from you!  

Qualified applicant should have a degree in broadcasting or related field and experience producing local television news.

KNDU-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer as well as the legacy station in the Tri-Cities, WA area.  We have deep roots in the community -- and are proud of it.  If you want to be part of our team, send a resume & demo link or non-returnable DVD to:  Jeff Hite, Director of Recruiting and Training:  jeff.hite@khq.com   EOE. Women & minorities encouraged to apply. No phone calls please.  Experience in the broadcast industry is a plus but not required.

(Posted May 22, 2019)


COMPANY: KVEW-TV/PHASE 3 DIGITAL

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: MULTI-MEDIA ADVERTISING ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: KENNEWICK, WA

KVEW-TV in Kennewick, WA is seeking smart and driven candidates who have a persuasive/teaching mindset and want to share in our passion of helping local companies grow their business. You will work with our team in marketing, promoting and selling the company’s portfolio of broadcast, digital and social media platforms.  If you are ready for a rewarding and robust career experience with excellent potential, autonomy and work-life balance, then we are ready for you!

What you’ll do:

·         Prepare and execute successful sales plans that meet and exceed monthly, quarterly and annual budgets for both on-air and digital platforms.

·         Generate new business through prospecting and cold calling.

·         Present, negotiate and close sales promotions and sponsorship opportunities.

·         Provide outstanding proposals to potential clients effectively through both written and verbal communication.

·         Involvement in the local business community, developing relationships with business owners and decision makers.

What KAPP/KVEW offers:

·         We’re a dynamic and progressive business that values our employees, our culture and our community.

·         We are a team of talented and creative professionals. Who wouldn’t want to work with the best in the business?

·         We offer an outstanding media and digital training and mentorship program to ensure your success.

·         Medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and long-term disability insurance, EAP, flexible spending account, 401(k), paid time off including vacation, sick, personal days and holidays.

·         KAPP/KVEW TV & Phase 3 Digital, your local ABC affiliate in the Yakima/Tri-Cities market of Washington State, is part of Morgan Murphy Media.   We are a family-owned, people-first business and our communities are at the core of what we do and who we are.

For online application instructions go to https://www.yaktrinews.com/station/employment/

KAPP/KVEW is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

(Posted May 22, 2019)


COMPANY: KOIN-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION:  IGNITE DIRECTOR

OPEN DATE: MAY 21, 2019

CLOSE DATE: JUNE 21, 2019

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: PORTLAND, OR

KOIN 6, a Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. television station in Portland, OR is seeking an Ignite Director.  The successful candidate will have a high degree of professionalism, effective interpersonal relation skills, ability to organize and prioritize workload and function well in pressure situations. 

Experience:

-       Newscast directing experience required

-       Prior experience using the Grass Valley Ignite system or qualified training required.  Director will build Ignite commands and effects for newscast and other programs

-       ENPS newsroom system preferred

-       Operational knowledge of Chyron system and Radamac Robotics is a plus

Requirements:

-       Direct newscasts, breaking news and other programs using Grass Valley Ignite system.  Other programs could include live audiences.

-       Must possess strong people skills and production values

-       Must be able to work all shifts and holidays

Note:  This job description contains the basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned.

To Apply:  Please visit the Work For Us page at KOIN.com:  http://bit.ly/2IsKviW or at the Nexstar website at: http://bit.ly/2Gldku5 

Broadcasting since 1953, KOIN 6 is Portland’s CBS affiliate, providing local news, network and syndication entertainment to viewers in Oregon and southwest Washington.  KOIN 6 News is Watching Out For You with 34 hours of local news broadcasts each week, featuring award-winning, in-depth investigations, news, weather and traffic.

KOIN 6/Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


COMPANY: KXLY-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISIOn

POSITION: ANCHOR/REPORTER

OPEN DATE: May 14, 2019

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WA

About this opportunity:

KXLY-TV is looking for our next evening news anchor. We're looking for someone who is engaged, enthusiastic and excited about going beyond the antiquated definition of "news anchor." Of course, anchoring live news coverage from the studio is part of the job, but it's really just the beginning. We're looking for someone who is passionate about creating original content for all platforms - and, passionate about finding creative ways to deliver that content to our viewers. The ideal candidate will be part of daily news coverage before the "on air" light goes on, contributing story ideas, engaging viewers on social media, and working on special reports.

What you’ll do:

  • Anchor daily newscasts Monday-Friday

  • Contribute to the overall execution of news on TV and digital platforms

  • Publish content and generate story ideas through social media sites like Facebook and Twitter

  • Assist news producer in preparing newscast

  • Assist online staff in preparing for digital stories

 What you’ll bring:

  • 4 year degree with an emphasis in Journalism or equivalent

  • Computer literacy, including newsroom computer systems

  • Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment

  • Ability to edit video on Avid, or similar equipment

  • Possess strong broadcast and AP style writing skills

  • Proficient at posting content to various websites

  • Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment

·         Must demonstrate strong news judgment

·         Minimum four years’ experience as an Anchor or Multi-Media Journalist preferred

·         Videography and non-linear editing experience preferred

·         Ability to lift up to 25 lbs.

 About us:

KXLY4 News, the ABC affiliate in Spokane, Washington, is a family-owned company with a family-minded newsroom. You’ll work in a newsroom that truly believes in our role to serve the community and tell the stories that empower and inform our viewers. You'll also live in a city that's growing and changing, with virtually no traffic and plenty of access to the outdoors.

What KXLY offers:

·         A supportive, fast-paced, innovative news experience

·         We’re a dynamic and progressive family-owned business that values our employees, our culture and our community

·         We are a team of talented and creative professionals.  Who wouldn’t want to work with the best in the business?

·         Mentoring and training programs to promote success in your role

·         Medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and long term disability insurance, EAP, flexible spending account, 401(k), paid time off including vacation, sick, personal days and holidays

What’s next?  This is a rare opportunity to be part of something big. If you're willing to take risks, work hard and have a little fun, we'd love to have you on our team.  To apply on-line, go to:  https://www.kxly.com/station/jobs-with-kxly

 KXLY Television is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(Posted May 14, 2019)


COMPANY: KXLY-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST (MMJ)

OPEN DATE: May 14, 2019

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WA

 About this opportunity:

Are you a multi-talented TV journalist looking for your next great job? This is it! KXLY4 News in Spokane, Washington is hiring a weather forecaster/multi-media journalist. This is the perfect job for someone who loves reporting, but also wants to diversify and cover weather as well. Located in the Inland Northwest, Spokane has the benefit of four distinct seasons, with plenty of forecasting to keep things interesting. We also use a brand new, state-of-the-art weather computer to add dimension and viewer interaction to your weather forecasts. You'll stretch your journalist legs, reporting alongside our team of dedicated, award-winning journalists in a competitive news market. Spokane is a fantastic, up and coming city with plenty of outdoor recreation to explore. You'll also enjoy working for a family-owned company in a city where even the longest commute to work takes less than 20 minutes.

 What you’ll do:

·         Prepare and deliver weekend weathercasts utilizing all available weather data and graphics computers

·         Report, write, capture visual content, edit, produce and post stories for multiple platforms on deadline

·         Report accurately while under pressure and in a conversational voice on TV, radio, and web, using a video camera, laptop, and smartphone

·         Publish content and generate story ideas through social media sites like Facebook and Twitter

·         Use social media to gather and share information

·         Assist online staff in preparing for multi-media stories

·         Train to operate a microwave truck and VoIP equipment

·         Work efficiently independently or paired with a photographer

 What you’ll bring:

·         4 year degree or equivalent work experience

·         Good editorial judgment & broad knowledge of journalism ethics and libel laws are a must

·         Computer literacy, including newsroom computer systems (iNews)

·         Ability to lift and carry 15 pounds

·         Bachelor’s degree in journalism, meteorology or related field preferred

·         2+ years of experience as a Multi-Media Journalist preferred

·         Videography and non-linear editing experience preferred

·         Experience with Baron Weather System preferred

 About us:

KXLY4 News, the ABC affiliate in Spokane, Washington, is a family-owned company with a family-minded newsroom. You’ll work in a newsroom that truly believes in our role to serve the community and tell the stories that empower and inform our viewers. You'll also live in a city that's growing and changing, with virtually no traffic and plenty of access to the outdoors.

What KXLY offers:

·         A supportive, fast-paced, innovative news experience

·         We’re a dynamic and progressive family-owned business that values our employees, our culture and our community

·         We are a team of talented and creative professionals.  Who wouldn’t want to work with the best in the business?

·         Mentoring and training programs to promote success in your role

·         Medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and long term disability insurance, EAP, flexible spending account, 401(k), paid time off including vacation, sick, personal days and holidays

What’s next?  To apply on-line, go to:  https://www.kxly.com/station/jobs-with-kxly

 KXLY Television is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(Posted May 14, 2019)


COMPANY:  KXLY-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: PRODUCTION TECHNICIAN – MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR

OPEN DATE: May 14, 2019

CLOSE DATE: WHEN FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WA

 About this opportunity:

If you are looking for an outstanding entry level opportunity to get into a newsroom and gain valuable experience in News Production and Master Control Operations, then come work for KXLY4 News. We're looking for a full time creative and engaged individual with a passion for broadcasting to be a part of our team. As a Production Technician/Master Control Operator, you'll train and work closely with our experienced team members to do everything from creating news graphics to troubleshooting to maintaining the quality and accuracy of our shows. This vital behind-the-scenes position plays a key role as we strive to tell the stories that connect our audience to their community.

What you’ll do:

·         Operate TV studio camera during newscasts

·         Prepare daily news graphics

·         Coordinate the show’s rundown to reflect production values, such as video, audio and graphic requirements before the production

·         Troubleshoot and correct video and audio quality

·         Monitor all technical operations and maintain quality and discipline during show productions

·         Ensure the transmission meets FCC regulations

·         Troubleshoot equipment malfunctions

·         Prepare programs and commercial content for on-air playout

·         Maintain all required program logs

 What you’ll bring:

·         AA or 2 years of experience in television production preferred

·         Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop

·         Clear, concise and comprehensive verbal communication skills to effectively execute delivery of quality news product

·         Ability to think quickly and work in an extremely fast-paced, deadline-driven environment without supervision

·         Ability to stay calm, focused, productive, and diplomatic under stressful situations with shifting priorities

·         Excellent project-management skills and constant attention to detail

·         Ability to lift and carry 40 pounds

 About us:

KXLY4 News, a Morgan Murphy Media company and the ABC affiliate in Spokane, Washington, is a family-owned, people-first newsroom.  The community is at the core of what we do and who we are and we believe it is our duty to inform, but also to inspire. 

 What KXLY offers:

 ·         We’re a dynamic and progressive family-owned business that values our employees, our culture and our community

·         We are a team of talented and creative professionals.  Who wouldn’t want to work with the best in the business?

·         Medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and long term disability insurance, EAP, flexible spending account, 401(k), paid time off including vacation, sick, personal days and holidays

What’s next?

For online application instructions go to:  https://www.kxly.com/station/jobs-with-kxly

KXLY is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(Posted May 14, 2019)


COMPANY:  KXLY-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: DIGITAL CONTENT PRODUCER

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: WHEN FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WA

 Want to work in a newsroom where you have the creative freedom to try new things? Want to produce and present compelling, informative content across all platforms?  Come work for KXLY4 News. We're looking for a smart, creative, hard-working, engaged storyteller to serve as our Digital Content Producer. You'll do everything from posting news content on social platforms to creating digital videos on everything from politics to local bars and restaurants. You'll work closely with our experienced team of TV news journalists and web publishers to curate and create the best content on the web, adding our own local spin to generate interest and engagement. Your work will have meaning, as we strive to tell the stories that connect our audience to their community. And because we know it’s about more than just the job, we’re proud that you’ll work in an up and coming city with an exciting food scene, a wide range of outdoor adventures and hardly any traffic to slow you down!

What you’ll do:

 ·         Research, create and publish online text, photos, and video to company websites and social media accounts

·         Communicate and facilitate social media publishing efforts of entire news team

·         Take an active role in daily editorial meetings and creating daily news agenda

·         Engage in regular and weekly meetings to develop strategies for online content and audience engagement

·         Closely monitor social media and other digital accounts to track audience metrics and achieve goals

 

What you’ll bring:

 

·         Must be a self-starter and able to work in the newsroom or on location

·         Must work well under pressure and on deadline

·         Comfortable working both individually and in a team environment

·         Knowledgeable about popular and emerging social media platforms

·         Experience shooting and editing video

  • 4 year degree with an emphasis in Journalism or equivalent preferred

  • Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems preferred

                                                                                                

What KXLY offers:

·         We’re a dynamic and progressive family-owned business that values our employees, our culture and our community

·         We are a team of talented and creative professionals.  Who wouldn’t want to work with the best in the business?

·         Medical, dental, vision, prescription, life and long term disability insurance, EAP, flexible spending account, 401(k), paid time off including vacation, sick, personal days and holidays

                                                                                                           

What’s next?

 For online application instructions go to:  https://www.kxly.com/station/jobs-with-kxly

KXLY is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(Posted May 10, 2019)


COMPANY: KIMA-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: CREATIVE SERVICES PRODUCER (BILINGUAL-SPANISH)

OPEN DATE: MAY 10, 2019

CLOSE DATE: JUNE 10, 2019

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: YAKIMA, WA

KIMA-TV in Yakima, Washington is seeking an experienced and creative Bilingual-Spanish Producer/Editor for our Spanish channel Creative Services Department.  Qualified candidates must be fluent in Spanish and English (speaking, reading and writing), be able to create, conceptualize, script, shoot and edit cutting edge commercials for our KUNW Univision clients.  Live production experience is a plus.  The ability to work well with internal and external clients is vital. 

Responsibilities:

·         Meeting deadlines with clients and staff, and managing equipment maintenance and usage

·         Properly coordinate and schedule all aspects of Commercial Production, including working with clients, sales staff and agencies

·         Work with sales management and Marketing Consultants to create a mutually beneficial relationship with clients in the community

·         Accurately and promptly turn in all client billing to department manager

·         Operate remote trucks for events such as satellite up-links and multi-camera remote productions

·         Other responsibilities as assigned

 Requirements: 

·         Must be fluent in Spanish and English (reading, writing, and speaking)

·         Non-linear editing experience (Adobe Premier non-linear editing experience is a must)

·         Extensive shooting and scripting of both short and long form spots

·         The ability to write, shoot, and edit content that tells a compelling story

·         A strong understanding of fundamental design, sense of color, typography and composition

·         Advanced knowledge of the post-production process, including media management and encoding video to various formats

·         The ability to maintain a variety of projects and work with varying production styles, while employing strong client service skills

·         Advanced knowledge of High-definition (HD) cameras and videography, motion graphics and creative lighting techniques

·         Ability to maintain digital assets, archives and edit systems

·         Must maintain a valid driver’s license and good driving record

·         The ability to routinely lift, carry, and move equipment in excess of 40 lbs.

·         Live, multi-camera production and microwave truck experience is preferred

·         A minimum of two (2) years of experience in broadcast production is a must

·         A college degree is preferred

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

How to apply: Apply on line at http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

(Posted May 10, 2019)


COMPANY: KEPR-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION:  NEWS PRODUCER

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION:  PASCO, WA

KEPR in Pasco, WA has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer

The candidate will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our evening newscasts. This position will also work closely with the News Director on the newscast and its content. In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our web site.

The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment, be a compelling and accurate writer, and be able to multitask and manage their time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast. Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment. 

The candidate must have at least 1-2 years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station. The candidate must also have strong leadership skills, excellent communication skills, and the ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts. Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must. Journalism degree preferred. You should also be proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems such as iNews. 

When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a link to your work, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD of a recent newscast to:

 KEPR-TV
Attn: News Director
2807 W Lewis St
Pasco, WA 99301

Please, no phone calls.

Apply on line at http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

(Posted May 7, 2019)


COMPANY: KIMA-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: CHIEF ENGINEER

OPEN DATE: May 2, 2019

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: YAKIMA, WA

KIMA-TV in Yakima, Washington is currently seeking a full-time Chief Engineer. 

A qualified candidate will coordinate or perform maintenance of computer and broadcast equipment of the television broadcasting station by performing the following duties: 

  • Plan, manage, train, and coordinate technician's activities

  • Assist and advise in planning of future equipment installations, requirements, and budgetary recommendations

  • Supervise maintenance of computer software, hardware, and local area network applications on systems throughout the station

  • Establish the procedures to insure that all IT equipment is operational and secure

  • Keep software versions up to date. Insures software license compliance. Follows all corporate directives for IT security

  • Supervise preventive maintenance and/or troubleshooting on almost any electronic device or support electronics whether in-house or installed at transmitter; including but not limited to: cameras, video equipment and/or audio switching equipment, processing and monitoring equipment, microwave transmitters and receivers, satellite receivers, and computing equipment

  • Supervise and/or perform transmitter maintenance of all transmitters

  • Respond to trouble calls with broadcast or computer equipment (sometimes after regular hours and weekends)

  • Other duties as assigned

 Requirements: 

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in broadcast television

  • 21st century skill set, a great team-oriented attitude and a dedication to quality

  • Strong leadership skills and exceptional communication are absolutely essential for the successful candidate to possess

  • A strong IT background

  • A college degree, SBE certification, and A+ certification are highly desired

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

How to apply: Apply on line at http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

(Posted May 3, 2019)


COMPANY: KEPR-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: WEATHER ANCHOR/REPORTER (WEEKENDS)

OPEN DATE: April 30, 2019

CLOSE DATE: May 30, 2019

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: PASCO, WA

KEPR-TV in Pasco, Washington is looking for a Weekend Weather Anchor/Reporter! You will present the weather forecast for the weekend news and report 3 days a week.

 Experience:

As a Weather Anchor, you will be responsible for the content of the weather cast on-air and on our digital platforms. You will issue warnings and alerts, produce graphics and maps, and report live during weather events. You must be able to utilize social media during severe weather, as well as write weather stories. Duties include forecasting, producing and presenting clear and concise weather casts- which tell a story and connect with viewers, developing content and graphics for on-air, web and social media, making public appearances on behalf of the station, working with producers to determine relevant weather content in breaking and everyday situations, doing live shots and reporting from community events and in breaking news.

As a Reporter, you will need the skills to tell memorable stories. We value visual and compelling storytelling. Your responsibilities will include pitching story ideas, developing contacts and reporting 3 days a week. We're looking for someone with sharp news judgment, strong writing and excellent storytelling skills, and the ability to work well with others. Ability to demonstrate experience with active and visual live shots is required. You will be expected to produce content on a variety of platforms including, internet, social networking sites, and mobile phones, in addition to television. You must have excellent time management skills.

 Requirements:

You will be required to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet and social networks, along with performing other duties as assigned by the news managers. Ability to work under deadline and on a flexible schedule that will include evenings and/or weekends is required. 

This is not an entry-level position. You must have at least 1 to 2 years on-air experience. If you have the required experience and skills, please apply online. In addition, include a link of your latest work or send a non-returnable DVD to: 

 KEPR-TV

Attention: News Director

2807 W Lewis Street

Pasco, WA  99301

Please, no phone calls.

Apply online at:  http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers

Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country!  Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees.  Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!  We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team! Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

(Posted April 30, 2019)


COMPANY: KIMA-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: NEWS PRODUCER

OPEN DATE: April 30, 2019

CLOSE DATE: May 30, 2019

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: YAKIMA, WA

KIMA-TV in Yakima, WA has an immediate opening for a News producer!

Experience:

 The person in this role will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our evening newscasts. This position will also work closely with the News Director on the newscast and its content. In this position you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our web site. 

 The ideal candidate will have solid news judgment, be a compelling and accurate writer, and be able to multitask and manage their time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast. Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment.

 Requirements:

 The candidate must have at least 1 to 2 years of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station. The candidate must also have strong leadership skills, excellent communication skills, and the ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts. Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must. Journalism degree preferred. You should also be proficient with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems such as iNews. 

When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a link to your work, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD of a recent newscast to:

 KIMA-TV

Attention: News Director

2801 Terrace Heights Drive

Yakima, WA  98901

Please, no phone calls.

 Apply online at:  http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers

Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country!  Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees.  Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair!  We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.

(Posted April 30, 2019)