Gray Television, Inc. is a television broadcast company headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia whose primary mission is to provide quality news and entertainment services to the local markets in which the Company operates. Gray Television, Inc. owns and operates television stations and leading digital assets in markets throughout the United States.
WIFR is owned by Gray Television, Inc. and is a CBS affiliate. We are located in beautiful Northern Illinois with Chicago, Madison, and Milwaukee in our backyard. The Rockford market is an excellent choice for individuals interested in gaining broadcasting experience as well as those looking to make this area their home. Rockford – Small Town Charm with Big City Convenience!
POSITION: Technical Media Producer (TMP)
WIFR has an immediate opening in its Operations Department for a Technical Media Producer (TMP). This position includes both Newscast Directing and Master Control duties. This position has the general responsibility for directing live or pre-recorded productions as assigned, monitoring WIFR’s on-air signals, transmitter, and FCC logs as well as ingesting daily programming and commercials. Regular assignments will involve directing specific newscasts, miscellaneous station productions, various elements for the web channel and designing graphics for newscasts.
Applicants should have operating knowledge of PCs, knowledge of Adobe Photoshop is a plus and should possess excellent communication and organization skills. This is a perfect opportunity for someone looking to enter the industry of broadcast production.
A valid driver’s license is required as well as a good driving record. Prospective employees must pass a pre-employment drug screening. EOE.
HOURS: Must be able to work weekdays, weekends, nights, and holidays.
Please visit www.gray.tv/applynow for more information or to apply for this position.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until further notice.
GRAY TELEVISION GROUP, INC. IS A DRUG FREE WORKPLACE AND AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION BECAUSE OF AGE, RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, DISABILITY, OR GENDER IS PROHIBITED.
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