Current Available Jobs for WKTV

WKTV NEWSChannel 2 is the dominant #1 NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York.


Anchor/Producer

WKTV NewsChannel 2 is in search of a full-time Anchor/Producer

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DESCRIPTION:

WKTV NewsChannel 2, the dominant #1 NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York, is in search of a full-time anchor and producer. The successful candidate will be a leader in the newsroom and one of the public faces of our organization. Must be able to anchor and produce newscasts, write copy, edit video, and
publish digital content to the station’s website and social media platforms. Must be able to supervise a team of journalists, make editorial decisions, and react to breaking news. Excellent writing skills, a smooth on-air presence, and a thorough understanding of modern journalism are a must.

SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

Must be proficient in broadcast writing, videography, and nonlinear editing. Must be social media savvy and skilled in writing for online publication. Must be willing to work flexible shifts, including nights, weekends, and holidays. Must have a college degree in journalism or communications, or equivalent professional experience. Must have a clean driving record and pass a background check and drug screening.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer.

POSITION OPENS: Immediately

SEARCH CLOSES: When a suitable candidate is found

HOURS: Full time (40 hours per week)

SUPERVISOR: News Director

QUALIFICATIONS: College degree required

EMAIL RESUMES TO:
Jeremy Ryan
News Director
WKTV NewsChannel 2
jryan@wktv.com

PHONE CALLS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.


Multimedia Journalist

WKTV NewsChannel 2 is in search of a full-time Multimedia Journalist.

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DESCRIPTION:

WKTV NewsChannel 2, the dominant #1 NBC, CBS, and CW affiliate in Utica, New York, is in search of a full-time news Multimedia Journalist. The successful candidate will be able to write copy, shoot and edit video, front live shots, and publish digital content to the station’s website and social media platforms. The ability to serve as a fill-in anchor and producer is a plus. Must be self-reliant and have a willingness to enterprise unique local stories. Excellent writing skills, a smooth on-air presence, and a thorough understanding of modern journalism are a must. 

SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

Must be proficient in broadcast writing, videography, and nonlinear editing. Must be social media savvy and skilled in writing for online publication. Must be able to lift and carry professional camera gear. Must have clean driving record. Must be willing to work flexible shifts, including nights, weekends, and holidays. Must have a college degree in journalism or communications, or equivalent professional experience. Must have a clean driving record and pass a background check and drug screening.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer.

POSITION OPENS: Immediately

SEARCH CLOSES: When a suitable candidate is found

HOURS: Full time (40 hours per week)

SUPERVISOR: News Director

QUALIFICATIONS: College degree required

EMAIL RESUMES TO:
Jeremy Ryan
News Director
WKTV NewsChannel 2
jryan@wktv.com

PHONE CALLS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.


Part Time Technical Media Producer (Director & Master Control)

WKTV NewsChannel 2 is in search of a part-time Technical Media Producer (Director & Master Control).

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HOURS:
Part-time Weekends

SUPERVISOR:
Dave Streeter, Operations Mgr.

SPECIAL SKILLS:
Must have good communication skills, the ability to think on his/her feet, knowledge of computers and production equipment. Candidate must have knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and basic broadcast operation. Ross Overdrive & Xpression knowledge a plus.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Run Master control with Harris Automation. Direct live newscasts with Ross Overdrive system. Use Photoshop and other editing software. Employment is contingent upon successful drug screening.

DESCRIPTION:
WKTV NewsChannel 2, the NBC affiliate in Utica, NY, is looking for a candidate with directing and or master control experience. He/she must have good communication skills and the ability to react quickly to changes. The candidate will also be responsible for other production duties such as web publishing, camera operation, and audio operation.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer. We produce nine newscasts per weekday, and three newscasts per weekend day.

POSITION OPENS:
10/1/2018

SEARCH CLOSES:
When a suitable candidate is found

 

EMAIL RESUME TO:
Dave Streeter, Operations Mgr.
WKTV
5936 Smith Hill Road
Utica, NY 13502
dstreeter@wktv.com

POSTED 9/21/2018


Part Time Technical Media Producer (Director & Master Control)

WKTV NewsChannel 2 is in search of a full-time Technical Media Producer (Director & Master Control).

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HOURS:
Full Time

SUPERVISOR:
Dave Streeter, Operations Mgr.

SPECIAL SKILLS:
Must have good communication skills, the ability to think on his/her feet, knowledge of computers and production equipment. Candidate must have knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and basic broadcast operation. Ross Overdrive & Xpression knowledge a plus.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Run Master control with Harris Automation. Direct live newscasts with Ross Overdrive system. Use Photoshop and other editing software. Employment is contingent upon successful drug screening.

DESCRIPTION:
WKTV NewsChannel 2, the NBC affiliate in Utica, NY, is looking for a candidate with directing and or master control experience. He/she must have good communication skills and the ability to react quickly to changes. The candidate will also be responsible for other production duties such as web publishing, camera operation, and audio operation.

WKTV is an equal opportunity employer. We produce nine newscasts per weekday, and three newscasts per weekend day.

POSITION OPENS:
1/18/2019

SEARCH CLOSES:
When a suitable candidate is found

EMAIL RESUME TO:
Dave Streeter, Operations Mgr.
WKTV
5936 Smith Hill Road
Utica, NY 13502
dstreeter@wktv.com

POSTED 9/21/2018


Sales Planner

WKTV NewsChannel 2 is in search of a full-time Sales Planner.

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Hours: Full Time

Supervisor: General Sales Manager

WKTV/NBC is the powerhouse TV station in Utica. Our enormous local news ratings combine with top syndication and NBC prime to dominate the viewing all day long. We also have a fast growing CBS station, a CW and a complete suite of Digital Products.

The Sales Planner will: learn the Broadcast Sales business from the ground up; learn Sales/Contract/Billing/CRM systems; will assist the AE’s in preparing Sales Presentations;   schedule stewardship. This job is designed to prepare you to become an AE at WKTV.

  

Job Responsibilities:

*Data base management of Sales Proposals and Sales Ordering systems.

*Assist in the stewardship of Sales Orders.

*Prepare and distribute various Sales Reports for the Sales Staff.

*Create Power Point presentations for the Sales Staff.

 

Job Requirements:

*Four year college degree.

*Some work experience since college graduation.

*Able to work efficiently with attention to detail.

*Strong organizational skills.

*Strong analytical ability.

*Proficient in: Microsoft Power Point, Excel and Word.

*Willing to have fun on the job.

 

Send Resume to: Chris Jordan/GSM/WKTV/ cjordan@wktv.com

Chris Jordan GSM/WKTV5936 Smith Hill Road Utica, NY 13502. No Phone Calls Please