Looking for a career in broadcast television? Do you have a technical aptitude and want to grow with a company that continues to invest in the industry? WAOW is seeking applicants for a Newscast Director position. The successful candidate must be detail oriented, have multi-tasking abilities, and excellent organizational skills. Additionally, the candidate must be eager to learn and be self-motivated.
Responsibilities include Technical Directing newscasts and assisting in Master Control. Additionally, operating character generators, audio boards and robotic cameras as part of the overall newscast execution. Basic understanding of Newsroom Control systems is a plus, but not required. The successful candidate will possess the necessary technical skills to interface with computer software, running on a variety of operating systems, as well as embrace new technology.
The successful candidate will have excellent computer skills and people skills. Previous experience in Television production is desired. Variable hours and days should be expected including mornings, nights, weekends and holiday shifts. Training is available and likely necessary for an applicant with the right aptitude and technical skills.
Applicants must have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and a clean driving record. This position requires flexible scheduling, as well.
If you think you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people, please send your cover letter, resume and references to:
Operations Manager / Assistant Chief Engineer
1908 Grand Avenue
Wausau, WI 54403
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
WAOW is part of Quincy Media, Inc., a family owned company. Positions are available for candidates with all levels of experience and the advancement throughout the company. Visit www.quincymediacareers.com for links to all stations and opportunities.
WAOW is an Equal Opportunity Employer