TELEVISION JOBS


Company: KXLY-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: TV & Digital Account Executive - Phase 3 Digital

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WASHINGTON

JOB SUMMARY

KXLY TV & Phase 3 Digital are a part of the KXLY Broadcast Group, a Morgan Murphy Media company.  We are a family-owned, people first business located in Spokane, Washington, and our community is at the core of what we do and who we are.  

We are seeking smart and driven candidates who have a persuasive/teaching mindset and want to share in our passion for helping local companies grow their business.   You will work with our sales 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 earning potential, then we are ready for you!

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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 service to new and existing clients

  • Create and present proposals to potential clients effectively through both written and verbal communication

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Exceptional organizational and follow through skills

  • High level of customer service skills

  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment with daily deadlines

  • Excellent computer skills

  • Ability to work well without supervision

  • Minimum of one year experience in a business development role preferred

  • College Degree preferred                                                                                                                                   

COMPENSATION

  • 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 mentor-ship 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

                                                                                                                                      

HOW TO APPLY

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

KXLY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER



Company: KXLY4 NEWS

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: PRIMARY ANCHOR/REPORTER

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WASHINGTON


JOB SUMMARY

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to truly make your mark in a fast-paced, innovative newsroom

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.

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.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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


REQUIREMENTS

  • Four 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.


COMPENSATION

  • 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


HOW TO APPLY

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 IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Company: KXLY4 NEWS

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: NEWS PHOTOGRAPHER

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WASHINGTON



JOB SUMMARY

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.

KXLY4 News wants the next photojournalist to add to our staff of experienced photographers, continuing a proud legacy of storytelling in a fast-paced, innovative newsroom. Want to experience the Inland Northwest behind the lens of a camera, capturing compelling news content, incredible views and personal stories? You can have a front row seat to what’s happening, alongside a team of passionate journalists.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Shoot & edit daily TV news stories on Panasonic P2 and edit on AVID

  • Set up & shoot live shots

  • Work with journalists to develop long form, creative content for broadcast and digital platforms

  • Operate ENG live trucks

  • Proficient with live microwave truck operation

  • Gather and verify factual information regarding stories through interview, observation and research

  • Publish photos and videos through social media sites like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter

  • Appear on television program when conducting taped interview or narration

  • Assist online staff in preparing for multi-media stories

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


REQUIREMENTS

  • Four year degree or equivalent work experience (two + years of experience as a Photojournalist preferred)

  • Computer literacy, including newsroom computer systems

  • Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment

  • Ability to edit video on editing systems (AVID experience preferred)

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

  • Ability to work well with minimal supervision

  • Thorough knowledge of media law

  • Videography and non-linear editing experience preferred

  • Ability to lift up to 45 lbs.


COMPENSATION

  • 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


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, go to:  https://www.kxly.com/station/jobs-with-kxly and be sure to include your resume and link!                                                           

KXLY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Company: KXLY4 NEWS

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: NEWS PRODUCTION/MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME & PART TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WASHINGTON


JOB SUMMARY

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. 

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 full time and part time creative and engaged individuals 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.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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


REQUIREMENTS

  • AA or two 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


COMPENSATION

  • 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?

  • Excellent training 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

HOW TO APPLY

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

KXLY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Company: KHQ-SWX

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: social media coordinator

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: YAKIMA, WASHINGTON


JOB SUMMARY

We are looking for a Social Media Coordinator to lead our team of producers and broadcasters in spreading our message across multiple platforms.


REPONSIBLITIES AND REQUIREMENTS

Twitter, Facebook, and a revamped website are just a few of the places where we need you to post content, engage our audience, and grow our viewership.  We're not looking for a sports person per se… we're looking for a person who "gets" social media and online content.  We want you to take our website and social platforms to the next level and take our audience with you.  We are in the heart of an incredible sports market that boasts Final 4 contender Gonzaga, Pac-12 sports at Washington State, the Big Sky Conference at Eastern Washington and Idaho, along with top tier minor league teams like Spokane Chiefs Hockey and Spokane Indians Baseball.  We cover it all aggressively to fuel a nightly half-hour sports show, and we want our online presence to be with us every step of the way. 


HOW TO APPLY

Send us your resume and cover letter now to begin an adventure you'll never forget. 

Send to:  John Fritz, SWX Station Manager, at:  john.fritz@khq.com  No phone calls please.  EOE, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


Company: KAPP/KVEW-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: MEDIA JOURNALIST

OPEN DATE: IMMEDIATELY

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: YAKIMA/TRI-CITIES, WASHINGTON

JOB SUMMARY

KAPP/KVEW TV is seeking a motivated and innovative Multi-Media Journalist to join our newsroom (Yakima/Kennewick, WA). If you are a true storyteller who does not rely on press releases or officials for the news, then this job is for you! It is truly one of those jobs that will be what you make of it. We are looking for motivated individuals with a strong work ethic who are not afraid to hustle. In this job, you will do it all from shooting to writing to editing to reporting live in studio and in the field with the possibility of learning more than you ever have before.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Enterprise viable and compelling stories for newscasts, website and other platforms

  • Shoot quality video with digital cameras and cell phones

  • Shoot and edit your own videos

  • Publish content and generate story ideas through social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

  • Create content and write stories for our website yaktrinews.com

  • Travel 100 miles or more if required to cover story

  • Maintain contacts and foster relationships in the community

  • Fill in as editor as neededFill in as producer as neededMay be asked to go out into the community and represent KAPP/KVEW TV

REQUIREMENTS

  • Two-year degree or equivalent work experience

  • Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in journalism

  • Sound editorial judgment and broad knowledge of journalism ethics and libel laws

  • Ability to work under extreme pressure and meet deadlines every day

  • Team player mindset

  • Ability to work with Edius video editing system

  • Computer literacy, including iNews newsroom computer system

  • Ability to lift and carry 15 pounds

  • Conversational Spanish is a plus but not required

HOW TO APPLY

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

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 IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Company: KEPR-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: SPORTS ANCHOR/MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST

OPEN DATE: 12-10-2018

CLOSE DATE: 3-1-2019

FT/PT: WEEKENDS

LOCATION: PASCO, WASHINGTON


JOB SUMMARY

KEPR-TV in Pasco, WA has an exciting opportunity for a full time Weekend News Anchor / Multimedia Journalist

RESPONSIBILITIES

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.

REQUIREMENTS

The ideal candidate should have considerable live shot experience. We are looking for a strong writer, someone with sharp wit and the ability to work well with others. We're also looking for someone who is a self-starter and who can generate his or her own story ideas on a daily basis. The winning candidate will be able to demonstrate enterprise reporting and creativity in story-telling. Exemplary communication skills and previous experience working in a team environment are a must. Previous anchoring experience is required.

HOW TO APPLY

Apply Online URL: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

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

Attn: News Director

2807 W Lewis St

Pasco, WA 99301

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair 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!

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Company: KIMA-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: MULTIMEDIA

POSITION: MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST

OPEN DATE: 12-21-2018

CLOSE DATE: 3-1-2019

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: YAKIMA, WASHINGTON


JOB SUMMARY

KIMA-TV in Yakima, Washington has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Multimedia Journalist (MMJ).

RESPONSIBILITIES

Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, as well as other responsibilities as assigned. 


REQUIREMENTS

We're looking for someone with sharp news judgment, excellent technical skills and the ability to work well independently. Experience with live shots is required, experience with Live-U is a plus. You will be expected to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television. You must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record.

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

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

KIMA-TV

Attn: News Director

2801 Terrace Hts Dr

Yakima, WA 98901


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

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair 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!

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Company: KIMA-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: cHIEF ENGINEER

OPEN DATE: 12-10-2018

CLOSE DATE: 3-1-2019

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: YAKIMA, WASHINGTON

JOB SUMMARY

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

RESPONSIBILITIES

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


HOW TO APPLY

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair 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!

 Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Company: KEPR-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST

OPEN DATE: 1-17-2019

CLOSE DATE: 2-17-2019

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: PASCO, WASHINGTON

JOB SUMMARY

KEPR-TV has an exciting opportunity for a Multimedia Journalist (MMJ).

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair 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

RESPONSIBILITIES AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories, enterprising story ideas, developing contacts, as well as other responsibilities as assigned. 

  • We're looking for someone with sharp news judgment, excellent technical skills and the ability to work well independently.

  • Experience with live shots is required, experience with Live-U is a plus.

  • You will be expected to produce daily content on a variety of platforms including the internet, social networking sites and mobile phones, in addition to television.

  • You must have and maintain a valid license and a good driving record.

HOW TO APPLY

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

KEPR-TV

Attn: News Director

2807 W. Lewis St.

Pasco WA 99301


Please apply online by going to: http://sbgi.net/sbgi-careers/


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


Company: KHQ-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: NEWSCAST DIRECTOR

OPEN DATE: 12-18-2018

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: full TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WASHINGTON

JOB SUMMARY

KHQ/SWX-TV has an immediate opening for a full-time Newscast Director.  Responsibilities for this leadership position include directing and technical directing complex, graphically-intense live local news and special events.  You will also operate studio equipment as needed. Experience with production switchers and an understanding of broadcast equipment is essential.  Must be available to work flexible hours including holidays, early mornings and weekends.  Must be a team player, work well under pressure & have a positive attitude.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to quickly adjust to breaking news

  • Proficiency with Ross Overdrive or other automated production systems

  • Ability to troubleshoot technical issues

  • Strong creative vision to effectively execute bold, cutting edge newscasts on a daily basis

  • Ability to be a self-starter and able to work both independently and as part of a team

  • College degree and two years directing or related educational experience is required

HOW TO APPLY

Send resume and related materials to:  Jeff Hite, Director of Recruiting and Training:  jeff.hite@khq.com    EOE, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.