Current Available Jobs for WLFI

WLFI TV 18 is a CBS affiliate in West Lafayette, IN conveniently located between Indianapolis and Chicago.

This job description contains basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. Job offer contingent on background check and drug screen.

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Sales Assistant

WLFI in West Lafayette, IN. has an immediate opening for a Sales Assistant.

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WLFI in West Lafayette, IN. has an immediate opening for a Sales Assistant. We are seeking an individual who is extremely organized, motivated and possesses a “can do” attitude. In this position, you will be responsible for the administrative & clerical support to our sales team. Other duties will include, traffic and order entry, handling co-op information, revisions and make-goods, maintaining reports, and filing. The ideal candidate must have excellent computer, verbal and written communication skills, quality customer service, and must be able to prioritize & manage multiple tasks. Prior administrative experience a plus.


PT Technical Media Producer (TMP)

WLFI News 18, the CBS affiliate in West Lafayette, IN, is looking for a candidate with directing and or Master Control experience.

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WLFI News 18, the CBS affiliate in West Lafayette, IN, 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 computer graphics, camera operation, and audio operation. The ability to run Master Control, ingest media into servers and monitor on-air signal output are the main responsibilities. Use of Photoshop and other editing software as well as control room responsibilities experience preferred.


WLFI - Multiplatform Journalist

WLFI has a career opportunity as a Multiplatform Journalist.

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WLFI has a career opportunity as a Multiplatform Journalist. We need a
storyteller who understands how to develop local contacts and generate
community news. Successful candidates must be able to shoot
compelling video and interviews, report, write clearly, voice and edit
stories for broadcast and post content to the web. Applicants must
demonstrate the ability to handle DV camera with a hard drive, non-linear
editing, laptop computer, webcam, mics, cables and any other equipment
needed to perform the daily duties of digital newsgathering.
You must be prepared to perform multiple tasks and be able to work
under deadline pressure. Four-year college degree in broadcast
Journalism and internship in TV news required. Must have good driving
record and valid driver’s license.


WLFI Account Executive

WLFI-TV is seeking a motivated Account Executive. As an AE, you will be responsible for effectively maintaining and increasing revenue with established clients, as well as developing new business clients.

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Job Title
Account Executive


Area of Interest
Sales

Position Type
Full-time

Job Description
WLFI-TV is seeking a motivated Account Executive. As an AE, you will be responsible for effectively maintaining and increasing revenue with established clients, as well as developing new business clients. Candidate must be able to develop relationships, have strong communications and organizational skills, and be able to create and deliver effective client presentations. AEs at WLFI are responsible for selling television and all digital platforms (WLFI desktop, app, tablet, and mobile). We will provide training in all areas to help grow your abilities and ensure success. A valid driver’s license, state-mandated automobile insurance, and an acceptable driving record are also required.

As a WLFI AE, basic computer capabilities in Microsoft Office are a must. A background in digital sales and marketing is a plus. Individuals must be self-motivated, energetic, creative and focused on success. We’re looking for our next professional success story!


News Videographer

WLFI-TV is seeking a News Videographer who can shoot compelling video and sound, edit on non-linear equipment, operate a microwave live truck, write for broadcast and post video to web

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WLFI-TV is seeking a News Videographer who can shoot compelling

video and sound, edit on non-linear equipment, operate a microwave live

truck, write for broadcast and post video to web. Applicants must

demonstrate ability to handle DV cameras with hard drive, non-linear

editing software, laptop computer, mics, cables, microwave truck, fiber

link and any other equipment needed to perform the daily duties of news

gathering for multiple news platforms. You must be prepared to perform

multiple tasks and be able to work under deadline pressure. Good driving

record and valid driver’s license are mandatory. College degree in

broadcast news and internship at a commercial TV station required. We

are a CBS affiliate in a Big 10 University town with a variety of stories to shoot.

 

NOTE:  This job description contains basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended

to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. Job offer contingent on

Background Check and Drug Screen.  

 

EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VETERANS/DISABLED


Technical Media Producer

WLFI TV 18, the CBS affiliate in West Lafayette, IN, is looking for a candidate with directing and or Master Control experience.

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WLFI TV 18, the CBS affiliate in West Lafayette, IN, is looking for a candidate with directing and or Master Control experience. The ability to run Master control, ingest media into servers, and monitor on air signal output are the main responsibilities. This position will also direct live news casts, and may perform various other tasks during live news broadcasts including audio operation.  The candidate will prepare playlist and programs for next day air, and purge content from previous day’s logs. He / She must have good communication skills and the ability to react quickly to changes.

Ideal Candidates must be extremely detail oriented, have a strong desire to learn, be able to work under pressure as part of a team, and be able to work flexible hours. If you are an experienced Director and or Production assistant looking to become a Director, this job is for you. 

 

Experience in Television Directing, is preferred.  A college degree is required. Candidates must have a knowledge of computers and production equipment. The use of Adobe Photoshop, other editing software, as well as control room experience preferred. Experience with non-linear editing systems as well as a working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is encouraged.   Automation knowledge is a plus.

 

 

NOTE: This job description contains basic requirements for the position and is NOT intended to be a complete list of responsibilities; other duties may be assigned. Job offer contingent on Background Check and Drug Screen.

 

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