Current Available Jobs for KIMT


Director - Rochester

KIMT-TV is seeking a Director in our Rochester, Minnesota studio to direct our fast-paced, cutting-edge newscasts utilizing the Ross Overdrive automation system.

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KIMT-TV is seeking a Director in our Rochester, Minnesota studio to direct our fast-paced, cutting-edge newscasts utilizing the Ross Overdrive automation system.  This is a rare opportunity to be a part of one of the most remarkable stories in broadcast journalism today.  How many times in a career do you get to work for a station that is growing dramatically and expanding its coverage by providing viewers more stories from more places?  Rochester is home to the renowned Mayo Clinic and is ranked as one of the most secure place and best to place to live nationally.

Candidates must have a two-year technical or four-year college degree in Communications or TV Production and must be flexible and able to communicate effectively and professionally with news staff in a high-energy environment.  Previous experience with Ross Overdrive is a plus.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to:  hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.  Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. 

 

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Multimedia journalist

KIMT is seeking a motivated Multimedia journalist who is passionate about shooting, writing and editing compelling content for multiple platforms to join our newsroom.

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KIMT is seeking a motivated Multimedia journalist who is passionate about shooting, writing and editing compelling content for multiple platforms to join our newsroom.  Come join a team of experienced journalists who excel in enterprise storytelling.  This reporter must be flexible with the desire to cover breaking news.  Candidates should be self-starters with a mastery of time management who can work under pressure while meeting station deadlines.

 

A four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Broadcast Communications is required.  Previous experience is preferred.  Candidates must be able to shoot video with Sony EX cameras and must also be able to edit non-linearly and have a strong understanding of video and audio recording basics with an eye for good visual composition.

 

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to:  hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.  Successful candidate must have a driver’s license and a clean driving record.

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability

 

 


Producer, Rochester, Minnesota

KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our Rochester newsroom who can write and edit stories while paying relentless attention to detail.

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KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our Rochester newsroom who can write and edit stories while paying relentless attention to detail.  The qualified candidate must be organized and must possess the ability to meet daily deadlines in a high-energy working environment.  An understanding of positioning great content on air, on our website and on our mobile and social platforms is a must.  

 

Applicants must have a four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Communications.  Experience is preferred, but not required.  Candidates must possess strong writing, editing and presentation skills.  The person we are seeking needs to multi-task in an intense, creative and ever-changing environment – while putting accuracy first.  The perfect candidate will be a strong communicator who is willing to take charge while remaining calm under pressure. 

 

To apply, please visit www.kimt.cor or send cover letter and resume to:  hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.  Successful candidate must have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record.

 

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Weekend meteorologist/MMJ

?KIMT-TV (CBS) is seeking a Weekend Meteorologist/MMJ to become the next member of StormTeam 3.

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KIMT-TV (CBS) is seeking a Weekend Meteorologist/MMJ to become the next member of StormTeam 3.  Our meteorologists are armed with the very latest WSI technology, including all WSI Weather Max upgrades (Max Storm, Reality, Traffic Engage and MaxConnect).

Candidates must be able to accurately forecast weather conditions relating to all four Midwestern seasons, while producing and presenting accurate weather reports.  Three days a week, this candidate will tell the story from out in the field where the weather is happening.

The perfect candidate is someone who can:

  • Analyze weather data and prepare an accurate forecast
  • Use WSI graphic systems to create content supporting the forecast
  • Cover severe and breaking weather situations across all platforms
  • Post weather content to station website, social media accounts, and apps
  • Will be flexible and is willing to cover severe weather or fill-in for other weather team members
  • Shoot, write and edit weather related and occasional non-weather content for all platforms

 

A Bachelor of Science in Meteorology or similar field is required.

 

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to:  hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a substance abuse test and a background screening.  Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.

 

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Multimedia journalist, Mason City, Iowa

KIMT is seeking a motivated Multimedia journalist who is passionate about shooting, writing and editing compelling content for multiple platforms to join our Mason City, Iowa newsroom.

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KIMT is seeking a motivated Multimedia journalist who is passionate about shooting, writing and editing compelling content for multiple platforms to join our Mason City, Iowa newsroom.  Come join a team of experienced journalists who excel in enterprise storytelling.  This reporter must be flexible with the desire to cover breaking news.  Candidates should be self-starters with a mastery of time management who can work under pressure while meeting station deadlines.

A four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Broadcast Communications is required.  Previous experience is preferred.  Candidates must be able to shoot video with Sony EX cameras and must also be able to edit non-linearly and have a strong understanding of video and audio recording basics with an eye for good visual composition.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to:  hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.  Successful candidate must have a driver’s license and a clean driving record.

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News Content Manager

Are you a people person capable of remaining calm in the storm? Are you naturally curious? Passionate about people?

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Competitive, relentlessly persistent and a fanatic about details.

Are you a people person capable of remaining calm in the storm? Are you naturally curious? Passionate about people?

KIMT News 3 (CBS) is seeking a News Content Manager to efficiently and effectively oversee a content-driven and community-focused newsroom in our Rochester, MN station. The qualified individual will be passionate about the issues and stories important to the communities KIMT serves. This person must be a fanatic about details. Join a growing team focused on finding the stories that matter.

Be part of something bigger. KIMT News 3 is the only station in the market with additional studios in Mason City, IA and Albert Lea, MN.

Candidates must have a four-year degree in Journalism, Communications or a related field.  Preferred skills include a background in television news producing and television reporting, with an emphasis on solid writing skills, editing skills and the ability to work, while under deadline, with a large staff and the public that we serve as an effective communicator.  The person for this job must be relentlessly consistent, persistent and 100% dedicated to the KIMT brand.

We are a community-focused, competitive and strategic small-market team with a big-market game plan.  Join a team with a vision for success.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send resume and cover letter to:  hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.  Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. 

 

EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disability

 

 

 


P.M. production assistant

KIMT-TV is seeking a Production Assistant to assist in the production of afternoon and evening newscasts.

KIMT-TV is seeking a Production Assistant to assist in the production of afternoon and evening newscasts.  Monday Thru Friday  330-630pm This person will be responsible for operating cameras, tape machines, audio board, and on-air graphics machine.  The ideal applicant will be a quick learner with the ability to work well with others in a professional setting.  Training will be provided.  This is a part-time position that will be scheduled 15 hours per week. 

 

Please send resume to hr@kimt.com or apply in person at 112 N. Pennsylvania Avenue, Mason City, IA 50401.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.  

 

EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disability

 


Account executive, Rochester, Minnesota

KIMT-TV, an affiliate of CBS, America’s most watched network for eight consecutive seasons, has an immediate opening for an advertising sales professional in Rochester, Minnesota.

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KIMT-TV, an affiliate of CBS, America’s most watched network for eight consecutive seasons, has an immediate opening for an advertising sales professional in Rochester, Minnesota.  This position will be responsible for developing television and digital marketing solutions for new and existing advertisers in Rochester and southern Minnesota. This position includes salary plus commission and an extensive benefits package, including a generous time-off plan.

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to:  hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.  Successful candidate must have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record.

EOE/Minorities/Female/Veterans/Disability


Producer, Rochester, Minnesota

KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our Rochester newsroom who can write and edit stories while paying relentless attention to detail.

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KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our Rochester newsroom who can write and edit stories while paying relentless attention to detail.  The qualified candidate must be organized and must possess the ability to meet daily deadlines in a high-energy working environment.  An understanding of positioning great content on air, on our website and on our mobile and social platforms is a must.  

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to:  hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.  Successful candidate must have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability


Digital Content Director - Rochester, Minnesota

KIMT-TV is seeking a Digital Content Director who will be responsible for developing and executing the station’s vision for its digital properties.

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KIMT-TV is seeking a Digital Content Director who will be responsible for developing and executing the station’s vision for its digital properties. This person must be able to produce and implement a flow of creative solutions for daily operations, including training, tools, efficiencies and processes, as well as be the station’s digital brand manager.
The ideal candidate will be experienced in website design and programming, scripting and digital marketing. Applicants should also be strong communicators who are up to the challenge of digital storytelling and managing a WordPress website and the KIMT social media accounts. An in-depth knowledge of multimedia and web technologies, including HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and Photoshop is also preferred.
A four-year degree in Computer Science, Communications/Journalism or Web Design and/or related experience is preferred.
To apply, please send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.
Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability