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4/9/14 - ASSOCIATE PRODUCER 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.
4/9/14 - ANCHOR/REPORTER- Seattle, WA: Looking for a versatile, energetic communicator who can bring fresh ideas and tell a good story. Responsibilities include co-anchoring early morning hours, then reporting for remaining hours of the AM newscast. If you’re as comfortable on the desk as you are in the field come join us in the beautiful Pacific Northwest on the shores of Lake Union.
3/18/14 REPORTER- Salt Lake City, UT: Reports News Stories for broadcast, describing the background and details of events. Arranges interviews with people who can provide information about stories. Reviews copy and corrects errors in content, grammar and punctuation, following prescribed editorial style and formatting guidelines. Reviews and evaluates notes taken about event aspects in order to isolate pertinent facts and details. Gathers information about events through research, interviews, experience or attendance at political, news, sports, artistic, social or other functions. Pitches stories to news managers and news producers which are relevant to the local community. Shoots and edits news events and news reports. Produces and presents reports for all platforms. Writes stories for the web and other eMedia platforms. Interacts with viewers/users on social media sites. Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience. Minimum two years’ experience in news operations. Superior on-air presence. Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
3/13/14 - PHOTOJOURNALIST - Jacksonville, FL: Will work on station projects and have opportunities on the assignment desk. Must be able to work in fast-paced environment with daily deadline pressures. Will train you to operate a satellite truck, microwave truck and backpack.
3/13/14 - STUDIO TECHNICIAN - Phoenix, AZ: Looking for a temporary qualified part-time (29 hours per week) studio technician to operate studio television cameras during live and taped productions, act as floor director and teleprompter operator during live and taped productions and assist in studio maintenance (cleaning, organization), etc. for four months. The qualified candidate will assist as production grip on live and tape production, be able to navigate the Internet (web) and post video and text to KNXV-TV website. High School diploma or equivalent required. Two or four year college degree preferred. Previous television station experience necessary. Live newscast production a plus. Non-linear editing experience required. Final Cut Pro experience a plus. Working knowledge of television station production operation equipment. Working knowledge of studio cameras, teleprompters and lighting. Must be reliable, possess a willingness to learn and be able to work a flexible schedule. Absolute dependability a requirement. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and climb ladders, equipment, etc.
3/13/14 - NEWSCAST PRODUCER - Memphis, TN: Candidate must be able to juggle multiple live shots and breaking news. We’re looking for a strong writer who knows how to put together a fast-paced, compelling newscast and work on deadline. Duties include, but are not limited to: finding local news content, selecting stories, putting together a newscast, submitting graphics requests for stories and newscasts, and ensuring newscasts adhere to time limitations and requirements. If you want to work in a news department where you’ll learn, grow, and be a part of an aggressive team that concentrates on local news, we want to talk with you. Send your resume, including references, along with a link to three complete newscasts you’ve produced within the last two weeks. Two years minimum producing experience required. College degree preferred.
3/13/14 - PART-TIME NEWS ASSISTANT - Seattle, WA: This position assists producers and writers with ensuring the newscast gets on the air smoothly. General responsibilities include: printing, ripping and separating scripts, and operation of the teleprompter for live newscasts. Applicants must have a positive, professional attitude. Some broadcast experience is preferred.
3/13/14 - REPORTER - Seattle, WA: This seasoned journalist will join a newsroom that emphasizes breaking news, daily investigative reporting and severe weather coverage. We’re looking for a reporter who has ideas, digs for extra information, writes well, loves “live” and expects to win. The reporter should also be hungry to use new technology to present stories and the journalist should be adept at using social media to gather and break stories. Previous reporting experience required. The reporter should be available to work any shift.