Current Available Jobs for KHSL

Action News Now is the shared news brand for television stations: KHSL, KNVN, the CW, and Telemundo in the Chico-Redding DMA.

Our station is based in Chico, CA covering the Chico-Redding DMA (Market 132). Chico is located in Butte County, approximately 90 miles north of Sacramento, 150 miles west of Lake Tahoe, and 160 miles from San Francisco. The nor-Cal gem of Chico is home to California State University Chico, the 13th largest municipal park in the nation (Bidwell Park), Sierra Nevada Brewery and countless opportunities for outdoor and cultural entertainment. The energy of this quaint, vibrant college town plays a major role in our organization and the community thrives on local businesses, nearby treasures of Mount Shasta and Lassen National Park, and the gorgeous agricultural valley surrounding the area.


Part Time Production Assistant/ Master Control Operator

A qualified candidate should be a team player, willing to learn, have great communication skills, work well under deadlines and have a good understanding of computers.

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JOB RESPONSIBILTIES:

  • Setting up the studio for the newscast
  • Editing news stories and content to script
  • Running audio & Cameras for the newscast and news cut-ins
  • Setting up digital playback unit for the news
  • Monitoring transmitter operations
  • Airing network and syndicated programming
  • Inserting commercial content into programming
  • Keeping and filling out the daily program log, in a neat and legible fashion
  • Other duties as assigned

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Digital Editing Experience a plus, but will train
  • Work well under the stress of a fast pace live newscast
  • College experience a plus

 

JOB LOCATION AND HOURS:

  • Chico, CA
  • Days and hours to be arranged (both AM and PM shifts available)

 

SUBMIT RESUME, COVER LETTER, AND WORK SAMPLES TO:

Jobs@ActionNewsNow.com

 

KHSL and KNVN TV stations are committed to providing a safe place for its employees to work, and therefore adheres to a drug-free workplace policy and pre-employment drug testing is required.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations participate in the Federal e-Verify Program.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants.

 

 


Commercial Producer, Redding, CA

Full time Commercial Producer in Redding, CA. The Commercial Producer plays a critical role in the success of Action News Now by producing top-notch commercials for the stations. Works closely with the sales dept. and clients.

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ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conceive, write, produce and edit commercial spots.
  • Works with the sales department daily to ensure client's needs are meet.
  • Will work one on one with various types of client's
  • Collaborate with the Production Supervisor and the overall team.
  • Ensure that assigned projects are delivered on time.
  • Push the creative envelope to new heights while adhering to clients' guidelines.
  • Attend weekly planning/production meetings.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Ability to stand, walk, bend, type, reach, and sit, for up to 8 hours and lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Writing & editing
  • Shooting on-location and in the studio
  • Using lighting, grip gear, microphones

 

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum 1 year experience editing with: Adobe Creative Suite (Premiere Pro, After Effects, Audition, Photoshop, and Illustrator) and DSLR cameras required
  • Strong creative skill set with proven examples
  • Excellent communication, presentation, organization and time management skills
  • Ability to multi-tasks and adhere to strict deadlines
  • Strong video production, shooting and editing skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-pace, deadline driven environment
  • Producing engaging commercials

SUBMIT RESUME & COVER LETTER & ONLINE DEMO REEL TO:

Jobs@ActionNewsNow.com or DFranks@ActionNewsNow.com

KHSL and KNVN TV stations are committed to providing a safe place for its employees to work, and therefore adheres to a drug-free workplace policy and pre-employment drug testing is required.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations participate in the Federal e-Verify Program.

KHSL and KNVN TV stations provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants.

 

 

 


Multimedia Journalist, Redding

If you have a passion for local news and telling people’s stories then send us your reel and resume

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If you have a passion for local news and telling people’s stories then send us your reel and resume.

Action News Now, KHSL and KNVN TV station (the local CBS and NBC networks) in the Chico/Redding market is looking for an MMJ to help take our Redding bureau to the next level.  This person will be a self-starter, come with great story ideas each day and understand how to use social media to help connect with our community and tell their stories.

Our team sets the bar when it comes to delivering important, lifesaving information. We were the first station to go wall-to-wall for the Carr and Camp Fires. Our team lives to tell people’s stories and help our community.

If you want to be part of something special, work with a great team in a great city, while you live, eat and breathe local news then we want to talk to you.

If you love beautiful vistas, skiing, hiking and being outdoors and being part of a great news family, then you’ll want to talk to us.

 

JOB LOCATION:

  • KHSL/ KNVN TV Station, Redding, CA

SUBMIT REEL, RESUME & COVER LETTER @ Jobs@ActionNewsNow.com

 

 

 

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Broadcast Engineer

Work hands-on installing, maintaining and evolving a broad range of broadcast equipment

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KHSL and KNVN TV station (the Heartland Media-owned local Actions News Now, CBS and NBC affiliate) is looking for a Broadcast Engineer. Our engineering/IT team work hands-on installing, maintaining and evolving a broad range of broadcast, IT and office equipment/systems at our facilities in Chico and Redding, CA along with transmitters and network of translators across our DMA.   

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Associates degree in electronics or IT equivalent, or electronics military broadcast engineering training, or equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
  • SBE certification is a plus
  • Skilled with Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills with demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments, and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and client relationship skills; a “team player”
  • Flexibility to work extended hours, as needed, including occasional nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Ability to work outside in a variety of weather conditions
  • Must be able to use, transport, and lift equipment weighing approximately fifty (50) pounds
  • Must possess or be able to obtain a valid CA driver’s license

SUBMIT COVER LETTER, RESUME & REFERENCES to Jobs@ActionNewsNow.com

 

 

 

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