TELEVISION JOBS


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. 


Company: KHQ-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR

OPEN DATE: 11-09-2018

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, WASHINGTON

 

JOB SUMMARY

KHQ-TV has an opening for a full time Master Control Operator.  


RESPONSIBILITIES AND REQUIREMENTS

  • Job responsibilities include recording and playback of programs & commercial content, operation of automation systems, monitoring of signal quality as well as control of broadcast transmitting equipment to insure FCC compliance.   

  • Applicants must have working knowledge of broadcast equipment and procedures. 

  • Computer experience is required. 

  • Must be available to work flexible hours including holidays, nights, weekends and overnights. 

  • Must also be a team player, work well under pressure, be able to multi-task, have attention to detail, a positive attitude and a work ethic based on honesty and integrity.

  • College degree preferred. High School Diploma & broadcast experience is required.


HOW TO APPLY

Send resumes to: Jim Butler, KHQ Master Control and Technology Supervisor, P.O. Box 600, Spokane, WA  99210-0600. No phone calls please.  Position open till filled. EEO. Women & minorities encouraged to apply.


Company: KHQ-TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: WEATHER FORECASTER WITH A BONUS OPPORTUNITY

OPEN DATE: 11-12-2018

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL TIME

LOCATION: SPOKANE, wASHINGTON

 

JOB SUMMARY

Are you passionate about weather?   We are too!  That’s why you could be the perfect match for KHQ’s newest weather forecaster position.

Here’s what we’re looking for… a passionate, creative and focused forecaster who wants to engage with viewers on air and online.    Someone who enjoys the intensity of breaking weather, and can go beyond highs and lows, to tell a weather story that impacts lives.  


RESPONSIBILITIES AND REQUIREMENTS

Here’s what we have for you…  a beautiful facility with state-of-the-art equipment.   There’s 41 hours of locally produced TV, each week, as well as a variety of other platforms, from Alexa, to Roku, podcasts, apps, and dedicated Facebook programming for you to hone your craft.  You’ll also be surrounded by a team of talented colleagues and dedicated managers who will coach you in this role, and potentially into fill-in anchoring opportunities.   


HOW TO APPLY

So what about this place called Spokane, WA?    It’s one of the most beautiful cities in the country.  The downtown is vibrant with breweries and fun eateries. Summers are incredible, with parks, outdoor events, hiking trails and dozens of nearby lakes.  In the winter, there are 5 ski resorts within a 90-minute-drive.  Seattle and Portland are also close enough for a weekend getaway.

If you think this gig is for you, please send your demo to KHQ Director of Recruiting, Jeff Hite at:  jeff.hite@khq.com  EEO, women and minorities are encouraged to apply. 


Company: KNDU/KNDO TV

PRIMARY INDUSTRY: TELEVISION

POSITION: Multi media journalist

OPEN DATE: 11-5-2018

CLOSE DATE: UNTIL FILLED

FT/PT: FULL time

LOCATION: YAKIMA/KENNEWICK, WASHINGTON

 

JOB SUMMARy

KNDU/KNDO-TV is seeking applicants for a general assignment multi-media journalist.  KNDU/KNDO is a top-rated NBC affiliate in the beautiful Pacific Northwest with an aggressive news operation embracing all current platforms of news distribution.  We're a great place to start your journalism career.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND REQUIREMENTS

We're looking for creative story tellers with the ability to shoot, edit, and write for broadcast and internet.  The ability to speak conversational Spanish is a plus.  A good driving record is mandatory.  A college degree in journalism or related field is required. 

HOW TO APPLy

EOE, women and minorities encouraged to apply. If interested, send your resume, cover letter, references, and an internet link to your resume reel to jana.gray@nbcrightnow.com .  Be sure to include samples of packages you've shot, written, and edited.  You can also mail a DVD to Jana Gray, News Director, KNDU/KNDO-TV, 3312 W. Kennewick Avenue, Kennewick, WA  99336.