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7/3/14 - ASSOCIATE PRODUCER (Regular Full Time / Orlando, FL): Write stories for news programs. Select appropriate video and sound for stories. Assist anchors, reporters and producers in preparing stories for broadcast and the web. Work with the assignment desk in gathering information. Produce newscasts as needed under management supervision. Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment, ENG & SNG remotes is desirable. Must work well under deadline pressure. College degree in an applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism or equivalent job experience is preferred.

7/3/14 - PRODUCER (Regular Full Time / Orlando, FL): Produce and meet strategic goals for assigned newscasts. Create newscasts with impact by writing stories and teases creatively and effectively. Research and present compelling story ideas at daily editorial meetings. Utilize social media tools to engage and attract viewers. Strong creative writing skills and editorial judgment are a must. Working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, the Internet, graphic and production equipment, ENG & SNG remotes is desirable. College degree in an applicable discipline such as broadcast journalism. Prior experience in a television news department producing newscasts. Must work well under deadline pressure during breaking news.

7/3/14- PHOTOGRAPHER (Regular Full Time / Orlando, FL): Shoots and edits video and audio for newscasts, news programming, promotion and other station related purposes. Operates ENG vehicles and equipment. Self-motivated, creative storyteller with strong photography and editing skills and a full understanding of live truck operations. Working knowledge of: DVC Pro/P-2 camera systems and AVID edit systems, lighting and sound equipment, and newsroom computer systems considered a plus. At least 2 years’ experience as a photographer/editor in a television news department is preferred. Willingness and ability to travel for story assignments. Must have valid driver’s license and good driving record.

7/3/14 - REPORTER (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Use creativity, unique style, originality, innovation, discretion and good news judgment to enterprise, prepare and disseminate news stories in newscasts, during live reports and on the web site. Find local information in an innovative way. Cultivate and maintain contacts and evaluate leads/tips to develop story ideas. Utilize sources to develop substantive news stories. Write creatively and accurately to video. Provide live coverage of breaking events. Take initiative and be a leader in the newsroom. A minimum of two years’ experience preferred. Good news judgment and knowledge of fair and accurate journalism practices. Ability to tell stories and ad-lib effectively. Strong writing skills and thorough knowledge of current events; must be a team player. Working knowledge of newsroom computers.

6/30/14 - Weekend TV Anchor/Reporter - San Diego, CA: This person will co-anchor our #1 rated weekend newscasts and report during the week. We are looking for a candidate with credibility and a lot of energy who can ad-lib and handle breaking news while anchoring, as well as a strong reporter with outstanding journalistic skills who knows how to dig for facts and consistently tells a compelling story. Previous anchoring experience, strong live-shots and excellent writing are essential. Minimum of three years commercial TV reporting experience preferred.

6/30/14 - Anchor/Reporter - Radio- San Diego, CA: Looking for candidates with an exceptional understanding of news, politics, entertainment and sports. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: writing and editing stories for both on-air and on-line use. Position may also interact with talk show hosts. Candidates must have experience with the following: ENPS or similar newsroom gathering/editing system, digital audio editing (e.g. Adobe Audition) and digital audio recording devices and automation systems (Enco). Previous on-air experience and a minimum of three years broadcast, digital or comparable experience are required.

6/24/14 - PHOTOGRAPHER - Seattle, WA: Looking for an experienced video photographer who excels at story telling through outstanding visuals and audio and is able to provide strong live coverage. Qualified candidates are familiar with the operation and use of ENG and DSNG live trucks, portable live streaming platforms such as Live U, pay close attention to detail and have a strong understanding of story focus. The photographer must have 3-5 years of experience, college degree or equivalent experience, an excellent driving record, and the ability to work outside in variable weather conditions. Familiarity with Panasonic P2 cameras and Avid Newscutter editing platforms is a plus. Must be physically able to lift and carry necessary equipment (up to 100 pounds) and maintain the agility to perform work assignments.

6/24/14 - NEWS DIRECTOR - Seattle, WA: Seeking a dynamic leader with solid news judgment to oversee all aspects of daily news and digital content. This individual will be responsible for leading an experienced team in the execution of top quality newscasts while growing audience ratings. Qualified applicants will have a proven record with breaking news, investigative and enterprise reporting and the delivery of successful digital products. Will also have demonstrated leadership and skills in recruiting, developing and retaining talent, managing resources, creating and executing research based strategic plans and growing new opportunities in our multi-media environment. Prefer to have at least five years’ experience in newsroom management.

6/24/14 - PART-TIME NEWS WRITER- Seattle, WA: Looking for a part-time News Writer. Qualified candidates must have a college degree. Prior experience in broadcast television is strongly preferred. This provides an opportunity for ambitious, hardworking candidates to be trained in newscast production. Applicants must be willing to work any shift.

6/18/14 - PRODUCER - Phoenix, AZ: If you're interested in joining an Emmy Award winning producer corps in one of the most liveable cities in America you'll want to apply for this job. Immediate rare opening for a newscast producer. Only apply if you are passionately curious, detail oriented and highly organized. We are looking for a great collaborator and a strong writer. If you are a smart, committed journalist with the knowhow to use all the latest tools to create a great newscast please let us know you are out there!

6/18/14 - Newscast Director/TD - Memphis, TN: Minimum of 3 years directing/technical directing fast paced and graphic intensive live newscasts, excellent computer skills, people skills, and leadership qualities in a studio environment. The Director/TD supervises, assigns duties to crew, and acts as liaison between engineering, news, and production departments. The Director/TD will have knowledge of Ross Synergy & Vision switchers, Ross XPression and Wheatstone audio board, plus graphics production. The Director/TD will train camera and CG operators on the proper operation during live broadcasts and fill in for these positions as needed. Knowledge of ENPS newsroom system, Bit Central Precis system and studio lighting is a must, and able to lift approximately 50 pounds.

6/18/14 - NEWSCAST PRODUCER - Bluefield, WV: Looking for a creative newscast producer ready to utilize all of the new resources in our changing industry. We are looking for someone who can produce a visually-exciting and highly-informative newscast every day. The ideal candidate should be an independent, strong writer who is creative, organized and not afraid to be the leader of their show. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree and experience preferred.

6/2/14 - Reporter/Anchor - Independence, OH: Opening in an award-winning news department. Applicants should have a minimum 3 years-experience, strong writing/multi-tasking/social media skills and a passion for broadcasting. Excellent web skills, including photo editing, are required.

6/2/14 - Multimedia Journalist - Salt Lake City, UT: Produces, reports, shoots, writes, voices, edits and feeds news production content for all platforms in a manner that is clear, engaging and meaningful to news consumers. Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism or related field, minimum 2 years reporting experience.

6/2/14 - Studio Technician - Phoenix, AZ: Operate Chyron Hyper-X, Kalypso video switcher and be able to direct simultaneously for fast paced, complex newscasts and various commercial, promotional, programming and community affairs productions in studio and on location in addition to assisting in completion of pre-production for newscasts. Will work closely with Directors and Producers to ensure that the desired on-air look is attained. Role includes working in all areas of television production: operate cameras, video playback, teleprompter, set up and adjust lighting, construct and dismantle sets. College degree required from an accredited college/university majoring in television production or a related field or related experience. Experience - Minimum 1 year experience as Chryon Hyper-X and Kalypso video switcher and 1 year studio camera operator at a network affiliate news facility.