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WTHR/SKYTRAK CURRENT JOB OPENINGS AS OF March 6, 2014
SAFETY AND SECURITY MANAGER JOB #300-MM
WTHR TV is seeking a Security/Safety manager that is a working manager covering the weekday shift and events. Candidate must have mechanical ability to assist Facilities Manager in repairs and maintenance of security equipment, HVAC and other facilities as well. This position requires proven experience in securing facilities and personnel both on site and at remote locations and in managing and directing internal and contract staff. They will also have experience in leading a safety program, OSHA compliance and safety policies and drills. A bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice or related degree and at least two years related management experience is required. Candidate may substitute 4 years of related work experience for the degree.
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER JOB #300-BM
WTHR-TV, the top rated NBC affiliate in Indianapolis, Indiana is seeking a fulltime Associate Producer (AP) to be involved in all aspects of content creation for our multiple news platforms. The candidate will also write for the station's website, social media sites and mobile outlets. The AP will fill in for line producers as needed, assist producers and reporters in research and contribute story ideas. The ideal candidate must have writing and producing experience in a working newsroom. Must be flexible and open to working a variety of shifts and holidays. Will also have a working knowledge of newsroom computer systems, social media and web journalism.
WEB CONTENT WRITER JOB #300-BF
WTHR, the NBC affiliate in Indianapolis, IN is expanding its digital team! We have the #1 broadcast website and the largest social media presence in the market. You will be responsible for translating broadcast copy into web writing for www.wthr.com and our mobile platforms; creating visual multimedia assets to tie into content; carrying web content into the social media world in their respective "voices" and platforms; ensuring delivery of content is vibrant, fresh and accurate. Person must have exemplary writing skills, a solid grasp of grammar & spelling, and know how to write for a web product. A degree in journalism, communication, or multi-media production is required. Two years of experience writing in a news environment is also required. We're looking for people who can help us push the boundaries of how we deliver content on our many platforms while also staying current with industry trends in web-based and digital multi-media technologies. If you believe in digital disruption, then this position is for you!
WEEKEND ANCHOR/REPORTER JOB #300-NP
WTHR, Indiana's News Leader, is seeking an anchor/reporter for our #1 weekend morning newscasts. The ideal candidate will have a strong track record as a reporter and good command of all aspects of anchoring. The successful candidate will demonstrate strong news judgment on and off the desk. We are looking for someone who actively engages in all aspects of digital & social media, shows proficiency in generating sources, and delivers lead story contributions. Active live shot reporting and strong editorial judgment are required. Candidates must excel at breaking news coverage on and off of the desk.
Candidates must include demo link with their submission for consideration.
IS TECHNICIAN JOB #300-MB
WTHR-TV, the top rated NBC station in Indianapolis is searching for an IT Support Technician who will be responsible for installation, maintenance and repair of various desktop computers, server systems and networks. The successful candidate will work with users to troubleshoot and resolve hardware and software problems, analyze equipment to determine future needs and upgrades, perform daily backups, and perform diagnostic analysis of equipment. The candidate must demonstrate the motivation and ability to perform all duties independently and in a timely manner. Knowledge of various Microsoft operating systems, switching and routing, analog, digital and IP based telephone systems preferred, VM environment an added plus. Minimum of two years of formal Computer Science/IT/IS or Electronics training + 2 years related work experience required. Flexibility to take on-call rotations, work unusual hours (IE: nights, weekends & holidays) and other duties as assigned is required.
Qualified candidates may apply online at www.dispatchbroadcast.com/careers/.
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