KHQ: Spokane, WA
Weather Forecaster/with a bonus opportunity - FT
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.
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.
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: email@example.com EEO, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Master Control Operator
KHQ-TV has an opening for a full time Master Control Operator. 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. Send resumes to: Jim Butler, KHQ Master Control and Technology Supervisor, at: firstname.lastname@example.org No phone calls please. Position open till filled. EEO. Women & minorities encouraged to apply.
Traffic Assistant - FT
KHQ has an immediate opening for a full-time Traffic Assistant. Detail oriented, reliable, computer savvy and must be able to work under strict deadlines. Good communications skills a must. WideOrbit experience Ideal. Prior broadcast or media experience in sales and traffic operations preferred, but not required. EOE, women and minorities encouraged to apply. Email resumes to Trafficpositions@khq.com
Technical Media Producer - PT
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. EEO, Women and Minorities encouraged to apply.
News Director - KHQ
KHQ-TV, one of the leading NBC stations in America, is seeking an experienced, dynamic, engaging and creative leader to be our next News Director. The News Director will be responsible for budgets, training, hiring, talent contracts, strategic planning, and the station’s digital news content. The model news director will work closely with promotion and sales, and should be engaged in building and developing a highly skilled, passionate and empowered news room staff. The news director should also possess a strong understanding of social media and its relationship to local news.
KHQ’s news leader is responsible for guiding more than 40 hours of broadcast content to the air. They will be deeply involved in our 24 hour sports and weather channel— coordinating local coverage with a team of dedicated sports journalists. The individual should have outstanding news judgment. They should also possess sufficient “people skills”— meaning they can mentor individuals and coach them. The News Director must have and maintain the highest code of ethical conduct, taking ownership for protecting the station and the license. Five years proven news director and or news management experience required. The candidate must have strong communication, writing and presentation skills. Qualified candidates should contact: email@example.com No phone calls please. EOE, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
SWX Social Media Coordinator
SWX, a 24-hour sports entertainment channel in the Northwest, is looking to expand its team with a brand-new position to share its content with a sports-hungry audience. We are looking for a Social Media Coordinator to lead our team of producers and broadcasters in spreading our message across multiple platforms. 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. Send us your resume and cover letter now to begin an adventure you'll never forget. Send to: John Fritz, SWX Station Manager, at: firstname.lastname@example.org No phone calls please. EOE, women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
KHQ-TV is looking for a multi-talented professional for a hybrid MMJ/producer role. Think of this position as the "Swiss Army Knife" of news. You will works some days as MMJ covering breaking news, developing local news contacts, and enterprise unique stories. On other days you will hone your skills as a news producer, who will create and orchestrate dynamic shows. This newsroom leader must have a flair for production value--incorporating live elements and cutting-edge graphics to tell stories that are relevant and compelling to our viewers.
Required Qualifications & Skills: Must be a good writer for broadcast; Must have solid news judgment; Must be able to manage a newscast for time constraints; Willingness to work overtime when necessary; Knowledge of and desire to participate in social media; Eagerness to share skills with other staff members and the community, as well as learn from others; Ability to adapt in a changing media and technology landscape; Ability to use web-based applications such as G-mail, Google, Facebook, etc.; Ability to create non-article content - e.g. tweets, video clips, databases - for online; Technology and/or web development experience preferred; Great storyteller who writes to video; Must enjoy working as one “man” band; Ability to meet daily deadlines and work cooperatively with other staff members; Experience editing news copy and videotape; Good phone etiquette; Newsroom computer experience preferred; Must possess a valid driver's license with no DUI convictions; Ability to carry fifty pounds of television equipment; Pass pre-employment drug test.
KHQ is an Equal Opportunity Employer as well as Spokane's legacy station with deep roots in the community -- and proud of it. Qualified candidates please apply online at: email@example.com No phone calls please, women and minorities encouraged to apply. Position open until filled. Experience in the broadcast industry is a plus but not required.
Is winning in your DNA? Do you want to control your own destiny? Do you like setting your own schedule? Boy, do we have the job for you!
KHQ is looking for an Account Executive who can harness the power of our dominant television and digital marketing platforms in order to grow local businesses. We need brains, ambition and passion to serve our customers and deliver results. We need someone who fits our culture. In other words, you’ll be smart, super nice, and willing to laugh at our [terrible] jokes.
That’s what’s in it for us. What’s in it for you? You’ll find a fun, fast-paced and supportive family-owned company. We provide a comprehensive benefits program designed to help meet the needs of our employees and their families while providing flexibility, financial independence, security and protection. We offer a variety of core and voluntary benefit plans including medical, dental, disability, life insurance, 401(K) with amazing employer contributions, flexible spending, vacation and a legal program. Did we mention the on-site work-out facility? Spend your break on the elliptical or treadmill. Perhaps foosball or ping-pong is more your style. We even have a state-of-the-art video game machine in our coffee bar. You read that right— a coffee bar. We are right in the heart of Spokane, which makes for an easy commute no matter what part of town you live in.
When you join KHQ, you do more than simply switch companies. You become part of the KHQ family. This is a company committed to breakthrough innovation and the success of our employees. So come see what it’s like to be with the number one news source in the Inland Northwest. But bring your “A” game— because it can get competitive. If you’ve read this far, be sure to send your resume and all of that good stuff to: Attention Local Sales Manager at: firstname.lastname@example.org EOE, women and minorities encouraged to apply.
We truly believe that where you work matters. We need brains, ambition and passion to continue being the market leader. We provide a comprehensive benefits program that is designed to help meet the needs of our employees and their families while providing flexibility, financial independence, security and protection. We offer a variety of core and voluntary benefit plans including medical, dental, disability, life insurance, 401(K) with amazing employer contributions, flexible spending, vacation and a legal program. Did we mention the on-site work-out facility? Spend your break on the elliptical, or maybe foosball or ping-pong is more your style. We are right in the heart of Spokane, which makes for an easy commute no matter what part of town you live in.
When you join KHQ, you do more than simply switch companies. You become part of the KHQ family. KHQ is committed to breakthrough innovation and the success of our employees. Come see what it’s like to be with the number one news station in the Spokane market. You’ll find a fun, fast paced and supportive culture, where all our success comes from our belief in our employees.
We're Looking for Interns
Want to work for KHQ.com? Here's your chance!We're looking for a few smart, eager interns who can fill key roles within our web sites – KHQ.com and SWXRightNow.com. You may have your work published both locally and nationally on the Associated Press wires, on Yahoo!, digg, Drudge and more.
WHAT WE'LL DO FOR YOU:
Unfortunately we have no money to offer, but you'll gain invaluable work and life experience at one of the most visited web sites in the Spokane area. You'll have the opportunity to get your work published online, learn how a major news outlet works and build connections with people in the industry.
WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU:
- A talent for telling stories -- in various formats
- Eagerness to learn -- We'll teach you to be a better journalist, learn new technologies and build your resume.
- Smarts, good work ethic -- We're looking for someone who wants to be the best at all times.
- You're quick on the uptake -- Can take direction and go with it, but know when to ask questions
- Extreme multi-tasker -- Can handle juggling all kinds of tasks
- Child of the Internet -- You should get most of your news online and know how to find news and information in more ways than just Googling.
- Self-motivated -- We don't babysit.
- Team player -- You should play well with others.
- You like to have fun – Can you tell a joke, laugh and smile?
- You need to be a junior, senior or graduate student in good standing at an accredited institution and you must get college credit for the internship.
WHAT ROLES WE'RE LOOKING FOR
- Writing experience is a must -- We're not expecting you to be a writing master, but some experience in either a newspaper, web site, blog or a journalism class is necessary.
- Versatility -- You should be able to adapt to different types of content: hard news, around town news, politics, etc.
- Comfortable with all forms of Social Media.
Brownie Points if you:
- Have a good knowledge of Spokane/Coeur d'Alene area
- Have video and photo editing experience
- You're savvy with what's happening around town [trends/hot spots]
WHAT YOU NEED TO DO
If you think you fit into one of our highly coveted positions, then send in your resume. Also tell us about yourself, give your availability and examples of your work. Examples are a must! Send to:
Attn: Jeff Hite, Director of Recruiting and Training
P.O. Box 600
Spokane, WA 99201
Or email to: email@example.com
KNDO/KNDU: Yakima/Tri-Cities, WA
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. We're looking for creative storytellers 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. EOE, women and minorities encouraged to apply. If interested, send your resume, cover letter, references, and an internet link to your resume reel to firstname.lastname@example.org . 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
Morning Newscast Anchor
KNDU/KNDO TV in Yakima and Tri-Cities Washington in the beautiful Pacific Northwest is looking for an anchor for the number one morning show in the market Wake Up Northwest. If you are a good journalist with solid ethics and like to be more than just an anchor who reads the news… this is the job for you! Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or related field, good driving record and pass a pre-employment drug test. MMJ experience is a plus! EOE, women and minorities encouraged to apply. Please email your resume and link to your reel to email@example.com. Or mail to Jana Gray, News Director 3312 W. Kennewick Avenue, Kennewick, WA 99336
Newscast Director – PT
Telemundo TV in Yakima and Tri-Cities Washington is looking for a Newscast Director on a part time basis. We are seeking creative technical director, who is willing to work hand and hand with the producer of a daily 30 minute newscast. We’re a great place to start your journalism career! Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or related field, good driving record and pass a pre-employment drug test. Please email your resume and link to your reel to firstname.lastname@example.org. Or mail to Jana Gray, News Director 3312 W. Kennewick Avenue, Kennewick, WA. 99336. EOE, women and minorities encouraged to apply.
KNDU and KNDO-TV in Tri-Cities and Yakima Washington is looking for a dynamic News 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. We thrive on our patented coverage of breaking news. 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! EOE, women and minorities encouraged to apply. Send your reel and writing samples to: email@example.com
Multi-Media Journalist and Saturday Anchor & Weather
KNDU/KNDO TV in Yakima and Tri-Cities Washington in the beautiful Pacific Northwest is looking for a reporter/anchor/weatherperson. This position will report three days a week, anchor and do weather for the number one Saturday morning show in the market. This is a great position to start your journalism career! Applicants should have a college degree in journalism or related field, good driving record and pass a pre-employment drug test. EOE, women and minorities encouraged to apply. The ability to speak conversational Spanish is a plus. Please email your resume and link to your reel to firstname.lastname@example.org Or mail to Jana Gray, News Director 3312 W. Kennewick Avenue, Kennewick, WA 99336
KNDU/KNDO-TV in Tri-Cities and Yakima, Washington in Beautiful Pacific Northwest is looking for an evening anchor. We are looking for not just a ‘reader’ but leader in our newsroom. Social Media and being a team player is a must for this position. We're looking for a multi-talented candidate with the ability to produce and anchor two weekend newscasts, shoot, edit, and write for broadcast and internet. Organizational skills are very important, as well as a good driving record. A college degree in journalism or related field is required. Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test. EOE, women & minorities encouraged to apply. Please send your resume and link to your reel to email@example.com or mail to Jana Gray, News Director 3312 W. Kennewick Avenue, Kennewick, WA 99336
KTMF: Missoula, MT
The Cowles Montana Media station in Missoula, MT has an opening for a Broadcast Technician. Broadcast Technician must be able to solve complex problems in a timely manner. Often working on strict deadlines or within live production environments, Broadcast Technician must be calm under pressure, have excellent time management skills and the ability to recall extensive technical knowledge quickly. They must be detail-oriented to identify and prevent potential technical issues. They must be able to prioritize and shift work priorities quickly, maintaining flexibility and quick response time. Please submit resume, cover letter via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: KTMF-ABC/FOX Montana, 2200 Stephens Ave., Missoula, MT 59801. EOE - women and minorities encourage to apply.
Temporary Full Time Receptionist
Cowles Montana Media, ABC & FOX Television in Missoula, MT is looking for a temporary full-time front desk receptionist for Monday-Friday 8am - 5pm shifts from April 23rd - June 1st and September 10th through November 2nd to greet visitors and answer multifunction phone system. Duties include but are not limited to answering telephones, screening and directing calls, take and relay message in a timely manner, greeting visitors as they enter the office, sort and distribute mail, assist station manager and manage office stock supply. Please submit resume, cover letter via email to: email@example.com or mail to KTMF-ABC/FOX Montana, 2200 Stephens Ave., Missoula, MT 59801. EOE - women and minorities encourage to apply.
Master Control Operator
ABC FOX Montana is hiring a part time and full time Master Control Operator to enhance our broadcast operations Master Control Center. Candidate must be reliable, motivated, ambitious, hardworking, organized and able to meet daily deadlines.
Position requires technical experience for a fast-paced broadcast environment. The proper candidate will also have good communication and organization skills along with the ability to work with multiple departments. Experience in broadcast operations a plus but will train the right candidate.
Send resume or apply in person by April 27th. Please submit resume, cover letter via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: KTMF-ABC/FOX Montana, 2200 Stephens Ave., Missoula, MT 59801. EOE - women and minorities encourage to apply.
Cowles Montana Media ABC & FOX Television in Missoula, MT has an opportunity for a motivated sales rep to develop new business opportunities and manage an existing list. The ideal candidate will have exceptional relationship building skills, creativity, verbal and written communications kills, sales experience, strong pay-for-performance orientation, strong integrity and the ability to work independently. Advertising/Media Sales experience preferred. Please submit your resume, cover letter and weblink by April 30, 2018 to: Personnel, ABC/FOX Montana, 2200 Stephens Ave., Missoula, MT 59801 or email to: email@example.com EOE - women and minorities encourage to apply.
Camera Operator/Audio Operator
ABC FOX Montana is hiring a part-time camera/audio operator for our statewide and regional newscasts. This position will be based in Missoula. This position will work directly with the news department on a daily basis operating studio cameras and production audio boards during live news broadcasts. Ideal candidate will be detail oriented and capable of communication effectively in a fast-paced live news environment. Candidate must be motivated, ambitious, hardworking and organized. The proper candidate will also have good communication and organizational skills. Position will work weeknights as part of our production team for our 3 night news broadcasts.
Past experience in broadcast and production operations a plus but will train the right candidate. Send resume or apply in person by April 20th. Please submit resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to: KTMF-ABC/FOX Montana, 2200 Stephens Ave., Missoula, MT 59801. EOE - women and minorities encourage to apply.
KULR: Billings, MT
Creative Services Director
The Creative Services Director leads the station production team, collaborating with clients to produce effective on-air and website advertising. Conducts and oversees all aspects of the commercial process including, but not limited to, budgeting, research, writing, videography, and editing. Interacts with in-house account executives as well as agency personnel. Maintains a positive relationship with clients and staff and works well under deadline pressure. Also collaborates with the Promotions Manager and News Director in creating viewer-generating on-air promos. Responsible for Creative Services and News-Studio lighting and maintenance. Coordinates FTP commercial traffic: Quality Control, work-flow, and in-house FTP server maintenance.
Qualifications: 2 years video production or Communications related experience. Ability to communicate efficiently, and juggle multiple tasks and deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Operative knowledge of Word and Excel. Must be able to work both independently and also as a team player. Videography and Non-Linear editing skills required; After Effects and Photoshop experience a plus.
Application Deadline: Position open until filled
KULR-TV and SWX are looking for dependable, hard working, freelancers for the upcoming sports season.
This person would be part of the SWX sports production crew as needed. Position responsibilities include, but are not limited to, set-up and tear-down of events, camera operator, replay operator, running audio and grip work. This person needs to be professional, have a strong work ethic, can work long days and needs to be reliable when committed to a game. A background in video production is preferred but not necessary. This is an as needed position.
KWYB: Butte/Bozeman, MT
Cowles Montana Media ABC & FOX Television in Bozeman, MT has an opportunity for a motivated sales rep to develop new business opportunities and manage an existing list. The ideal candidate will have exceptional relationship building skills, creativity, verbal and written communications kills, sales experience, strong pay-for-performance orientation, strong integrity and the ability to work independently. Advertising/Media Sales experience preferred. Send resume and cover letter, noting desired position and referral source, by April 20th, 2018 to: Human Resources, Cowles Montana Media, 2619 West College, Bozeman, MT 59718. EOE. Women and minorities encouraged to apply.
ABC FOX Montana is hiring a Sports Reporter to report on sports related topics for our statewide and regional newscasts. This position will be based in Bozeman. We are the local HD leader and are on the cutting edge of technology in the market. We are looking for a creative storyteller with solid shooting & editing skills. A successful candidate must be motivated, ambitious, and hardworking. He/she must be organized and able to meet daily deadlines. Competitive salary & benefits. This is a great place to learn and grow! Please send resume, cover letter, demo-reel link via email to email@example.com EOE. Women and minorities encouraged to apply.
KFBB/KHBB: Great Falls/Helena, MT
KFBB is currently accepting applications for part0time news studio camera/audio operators 10-15 hours a week. Prior experience is not required, will train the right candidate. Candidates must be at least 18 years old and available on nights and weekends. Please fill out an application at KFBB-TV 3200 Old Havre Hwy, Black Eagle, MT 59414 EOE. Women and minorities encouraged to apply.
Cowles Montana Media, KFBB-TV ABC and FOX Great Falls, seeks a highly motivated, career-oriented Account Executive with direct-sales experience to join our sales team. The ideal candidate will flourish in a competitive and fast paced industry. Must have exceptional relationship-selling skills, creativity, excellent communication skills and outside sales experience. We offer strong pay-for-performance. Prospecting experience an an assertive, confident, independent work style that thrives on closing the sale is a must. Advertising Media Sales experience preferred but not required. Reliable transportation required. Send resume and cover letter to: KFBB - Cowles Montana Media, Attn: Max W. Smith, PO Box 1139, Great Falls, MT 59403 EOE. Women and minorities encouraged to apply.
KHQ, inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. EEO Information If your organization distributes information about employment opportunities to job seekers or refers job seekers to employers, and would like to receive job vacancy notices for KHQ-TV, please provide KHQ-TV with the name, mailing address, e-mail address (if applicable), telephone number, fax number, and contact person and identify the category or categories of vacancies for which you would like information specified above to the following person at KHQ-TV: Paula Bauer. It is the policy of KHQ-TV to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law, in all personnel actions.