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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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Part Time 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 newscasts, and may perform various other tasks during live news broadcasts including audio operation.  The candidate will prepare a playlist and programs for next day air, and purge content from the 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. Candidates must have a knowledge of computers and production equipment. The use of Adobe Photoshop, other editing software, as well as control room experience is preferred. Experience with non-linear editing systems as well as a working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite is encouraged.   Automation knowledge is a plus.

 

Allen Media Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer. Allen Media Broadcasting recruits employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other legally protected status.

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.

 


Full Time Technical Media Producer

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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 newscasts, and may perform various other tasks during live news broadcasts including audio operation.  The candidate will prepare a playlist and programs for next day air, and purge content from the 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.

Allen Media Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer. Allen Media Broadcasting recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other legally protected status. 

 

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.


Meteorologist / MultiPlatform Journalist

WLFI-TV is seeking a Weekend Meteorologist/3 day per week Multiple Platform Journalist

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WLFI-TV is seeking a Weekend Meteorologist/3 day per week Multiple Platform Journalist. Qualified applicants will accurately interpret weather data, develop forecasts, generate graphics on WSI Max, and clearly present information on newscasts at 6:00 and 11:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The successful candidate will shoot, write, and edit news content three days per week. Community involvement, school talks, and effective communication with emergency management agencies and National Weather Service staff are essential.

Applicants must hold a Bachelor`s degree in Earth and Atmospheric

Science or Synoptic Meteorology. Applicants must have a strong camera presence, solid vocal delivery, and clear enunciation.

 

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***   

**Allen Media Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer. Allen Media Broadcasting recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other legally-protected status.**


Integrated Media Marketing Specialist

WLFI-TV is seeking a motivated Media Marketing Specialist.

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WLFI-TV is seeking a motivated Media Marketing Specialist. You will be responsible for effectively maintaining and increasing revenue with established clients, as well as developing new business clients. The candidate must be able to develop relationships, have strong communication and organizational skills, and be able to create and deliver effective client presentations. Media Marketing Specialists 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.
As a WLFI MM Specialist, basic computer capabilities in Microsoft Office are a must. A background in digital sales and marketing is a plus, sales experience is preferred. A valid driver’s license, state-mandated automobile insurance and an acceptable driving record are also required. Individuals must be self-motivated, energetic, creative and focused on success. We’re looking for our next professional success story!

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.
**Allen Media Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer. Allen Media Broadcasting recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other legally-protected status.**


Multiplatform Journalist / Fill-in Anchor

WLFI-TV is seeking a Multiplatform Journalist / Fill-in Anchor

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WLFI-TV is seeking a Multiple Platform Journalist / Fill-in Anchor.

Applicants must have strong camera presence, solid vocal delivery, and

clear enunciation, and the ability to relate to viewers. This position requires strong reporting skills, the ability to develop local contacts, ability to shoot and edit video, clear writing, and

good use of video and sound in storytelling.  This position also requires the ability to write and post stories to the WLFI website. Daily tasks may include anchoring newscasts, generating local stories, shooting interviews, compelling video, and promotions, writing and editing stories for broadcast and web. Must be able to handle equipment needed to perform the daily

duties of news gathering for a multi-platform, multi-tasking job. Required: one year of broadcast television news experience, 4-year college degree in broadcast news, good driving record and valid driver’s license. We offer the opportunity to grow within a dynamic media company. CBS

affiliate in Big 10 university town.

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.   


**Allen Media Broadcasting is an equal opportunity employer. Allen Media Broadcasting recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other legally-protected status.**


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 ability to handle DV camera with hard drive, non-linear

editing, laptop computer, web cam, mics, cables and any other equipment

needed to perform the daily duties of digital news gathering.

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.

 

 

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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