News Associate Producer

Paducah, KY

Full Job Description

WPSD LOCAL 6, the dominant legacy NBC affiliate in the 84th DMA has openings for a news associate producer. Full-time and part-time positions are available. You will learn to research, write, and edit local, regional, and national news stories. You will also perform associated production duties during newscasts. You must conform to the highest journalistic standards and be able to meet deadlines. Excellent writing, grammar skills, the ability to react to changing news and programming situations, and to understand and execute last-moment instructions from newscast directors and producers are essential. You must be familiar with basic computer operations. Video editing experience is preferred. This is an entry-level position for those wanting to get to the next step in your career in broadcast journalism. We will help you get there. A writing test and current events test must be passed. The full-time spots are a perfect opportunity for a recent graduate to begin a career. The part-time spots will work well for a college student working toward a four-year degree in broadcast journalism. E-mail resume/link to: News Director Perry Boxx. No snail mail.

WPSD-TV is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8-hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Experience:

  • Writing Skills: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Work Location: One location