Current Available Jobs for KDRV

Our station is located in the beautiful Rogue Valley near the Southern Oregon Wine Trail and is just a short drive away from great hiking, mountain biking, skiing, golfing, fishing, whitewater rafting, the Britt Festival’s concerts under the stars, and the Tony award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival.  If you still need an occasional big city fix, then Portland and San Francisco are just a quick direct flight or a few hours’ drive away.


SALES COORDINATOR

KDRV-TV, the Heartland Media-owned ABC affiliate in beautiful Southern Oregon, is looking for a Sales Coordinator to join our team full-time.

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This position is a great entry point for someone seeking to work in a media sales and broadcast operations environment.  The sales coordinator provides general office support to our sales managers, account executives, and traffic team.  Great computer skills that include proficiency in Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook are required.  Must type at least 40 words per minute with accuracy.  Strong attention to detail and multi-tasking abilities are a must. A high school diploma or equivalent is required college degree is a plus.  This position provides excellent training for someone interested in a future account executive position. 

Our station is located in the beautiful Rogue Valley near the Southern Oregon Wine Trail and is just a short drive away from great hiking, mountain biking, skiing, golfing, fishing, whitewater rafting, the Britt Festival’s concerts under the stars, and the Tony award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival.  If you still need an occasional big city fix, then Portland and San Francisco are just a quick direct flight or a few hours’ drive away.

A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREEN IS REQUIRED. Must possess or be able to obtain an Oregon driver’s license.  KDRV-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 


TECHNICAL MEDIA PRODUCER (TMP)

Heartland Media's KDRV-TV (ABC) in Medford, Oregon is looking for a Technical Media producer (TMP) to work in its operations center.

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We’re looking for someone who wants to be involved in all the behind the scenes aspects of television production and operations. Duties include operating production automation system for newscasts and other studio productions, and overseeing the operation of the station’s on-air master control operations.  Full and part-time.

Knowledge of news automation production and master control automated operations is helpful.  Must be a self-starter and able to work any assigned shift, including holidays, nights and weekends.  College degree preferred.

A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREEN IS REQUIRED. Must possess or be able to obtain an Oregon driver’s license.  KDRV-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

Heartland Media's KDRV-TV, the ABC affiliate in Medford, Oregon, is searching for a full-time Account Executive to sell television and digital advertising to local direct and agency clients.

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Must be an enthusiastic go-getter with excellent communications and organizational skills, creativity, persistence, and the ability to meet or exceed budget through new and existing business development.

Four year college degree and media sales experience is a real plus. Must have strong computer skills and be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREEN IS REQUIRED. Must possess or be able to obtain an Oregon driver’s license.  KDRV-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 


ANCHOR/PRODUCER

Heartland Media's KDRV-TV (ABC) in Medford, Oregon is looking for an Anchor/Producer to join our team!

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The successful candidate will possess excellent news judgment and strong writing skills for multiple platforms. The ability to execute time sensitive decisions in a calm and rational manner is essential, as well as clear communication skills in the newsroom and the studio. Experience with non-linear editing. 1-3 years experience producing and anchoring experience preferred. Four-year college or university degree required.

This is a great opportunity to join a dominant television station with the market’s top-rated local newscasts and a team producing more local news across more platforms than any other media outlet in our market.

A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREEN IS REQUIRED. Must possess or be able to obtain an Oregon driver’s license.  KDRV-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


REPORTER

Heartland Media's KDRV-TV (ABC) in Medford, Oregon is looking for a Reporter to join our team!

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This full-time position requires an enterprising storyteller who will bring fresh, local story ideas to the table each and every day.

Responsibilities include shooting, writing and editing news stories for broadcast, web and social media platforms. Must be a team player with a detail-oriented approach along with excellent organizational and communications skills.  Results-oriented and comfortable working under tight deadlines. Flexibility to work a schedule that includes holidays, nights, mornings and weekends is required.  Ability to fill-in anchor and produce is a real plus.  Four-year college degree required. 

A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREEN IS REQUIRED. Must possess or be able to obtain an Oregon driver’s license.  KDRV-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


ANCHOR/REPORTER

Heartland Media's KDRV-TV (ABC) in Medford, Oregon is looking for an Anchor/Reporter to join our team!

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This full-time position requires proven shooting, writing and editing skills with excellent live storytelling ability. You must be social media savvy to support our initiatives on Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms. Flexibility to work a schedule that includes holidays, nights, mornings and weekends is required.  A four-year college degree in journalism or related field is required.

This is a great opportunity to join a dominant television station with the market’s top-rated local newscasts and a team producing more local news across more platforms than any other media outlet in our market. 

A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREEN IS REQUIRED. Must possess or be able to obtain an Oregon driver’s license.  KDRV-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


INTERNSHIP

Heartland Media's KDRV-TV (ABC) in Medford, Oregon is looking for registered college students interested in an academic credit internship program.

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NewsWatch 12 offers an academic credit internship program for registered college students. The goal of the internship program is for interns to acquire a professional understanding and skill level in any one of the following areas:

 - News reporting, photography or producing

 - Operations and technical media production

 - Sales and marketing

 - Creative Services and design

Qualified applicants must provide an official letter from an accredited college or university confirming that he/she will receive course credit if selected for our internship program.

 

To apply, email the following to employment@kdrv.com


 - Application (CLICK HERE to download)
 - Resume
 - Cover letter stating which term (i.e. Fall, Spring, Summer Semester/Quarter) you would like to participate.


NEWS DIRECTOR

Can you help make a news operation thatís already a dominant #1 even stronger? KDRV-TV, the Heartland Media station in Medford, Oregon, is looking for a news director ready to meet the challenge.

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Can you help make a news operation that’s already a dominant #1 even stronger?  KDRV-TV, the Heartland Media station in Medford, Oregon, is looking for a news director ready to meet the challenge.  Our next ND will work closely with the GM, other department managers, and the news team to better our position across all the content platforms we serve – on-air, online, and mobile.  This position is responsible for strategic planning, preparing and managing a budget, as well as hiring and developing members of the news team.  In addition to possessing strong organizational skills, our news director must be a hands-on leader with a successful track record as a mentor and motivator.  Previous experience teaching and leading staff as a news director, assistant news director, executive producer, managing editor, assignment manager, or senior producer is required. 

Our station is located in the beautiful Rogue Valley near the Southern Oregon Wine Trail and is just a short drive away from great hiking, mountain biking, skiing, golfing, fishing, whitewater rafting, the Britt Festival’s concerts under the stars, and the Tony award-winning Oregon Shakespeare Festival.  If you still need an occasional big city fix, then Portland and San Francisco are just a quick direct flight or a few hours’ drive away. 

All of this is available along with a competitive salary and benefits from a station that has been the ratings leader in the Medford-Klamath Falls market for more than twenty-five years. 

A PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREEN IS REQUIRED. Must possess or be able to obtain an Oregon driver’s license.  KDRV-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.