Weekend Anchor/Reporter in Seattle!

URL: http://www.fsci.com/
Company: fishercommunicationsinc
Telephone: mburcham@fsci.com
Application URL: http://www.aplitrak.com/?adid=bWJ1cmNoYW0uNTUwODEuMzYzMUBmaXNoZXJjb21tdW5pY2F0aW9uc2luYy5hcGxpdHJhay5jb20

Reference: 721
Type: Permanent
Position: Weekend Anchor/Reporter
Location: Seattle, Washington
Industry: Media
Salary:
Description:

SUMMARY OF JOB:

KOMO-TV is looking for a dynamic anchor/reporter to join our newsroom. Candidate will anchor the weekend evening newscasts and report three days per week. Candidate MUST have at least 5 years experience as a reporter in a medium or top market. Please do not apply if you don’t have the experience. We are looking for a newsroom leader who is comfortable and confident on the anchor desk. Candidate must also have very strong reporting and storytelling skills. We expect our anchor/reporters to come to the table with story ideas and to contribute to our editorial meetings. We are looking for a JOURNALIST who will cultivate sources and develop contacts. Experience with investigative journalism is a HUGE plus. Candidate must also have the ability to do creative, energetic live shots and stand ups. Must be good in breaking news situations both on the desk and in the field. Candidate must also be well versed in social media and prepared to contribute to our network of websi tes. We are looking for someone with a high work ethic and a great attitude.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Anchor weekend evening newscasts
  • Report three days/nights per week.
  • Contribute story ideas daily
  • Develop sources
  • Contribute content to station web sites and social media outlets.
  • Be a team player and jump in when needed.

Other duties may be assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • B.A. in Broadcast Journalism or related field preferred.
  • MINIMUM 5 years experience as broadcast reporter/anchor.
  • Well-rounded knowledge of current events and world happenings.
  • Excellent news writing and production skills.
  • Must be inquisitive, innovative, energetic, flexible and open to new ideas and new ways of doing things.

Fisher Values: To perform the job successfully, an individual must demonstrate the following values:

1. Integrity: Demonstrates the highest standards of behavior through honesty, fairness, and trust in everything that they do. Is direct, forthcoming and does what is right. Honors commitments and is accountable for their actions.

2. Dedication to Excellence: Expects to win by giving their best effort and striving for the highest quality in everything they do. Exhibits a sense of urgency, is action-oriented, seizes opportunities and steadfastly pushes themselves and others for results. Seeks continuous improvement and displays good judgment.

3. Service to the Community: Is dedicated to making our community a better place to work and live. Displays a sense of concern and responsibility toward our coworkers, workplace and communities as a whole.

4. Respect for the Individual: Treats everyone with dignity and respect. Strives to understand others and actively listens to their concerns and perceptions. Shares information and ideas openly and honestly

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience:

5-7 years of experience required

Education:

Bachelor’s degree (BA or BS) preferred

Other Qualifications:

Managerial Standards:

Language Skills:

Ability to read, comprehend, analyze and compose business reports and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information to and respond to questions from co-workers, managers, clients, customers and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure. Ability to compute percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to remain in a static position for extended periods of time and converse with and communicate with others. The team member is occasionally required to move about, handle and/or position items. The team member must occasionally transport or move up to 15 pounds. The team member must be able to identify objects and be able to communicate in writing.

Work Environment:

Typical indoor office environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Fisher Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Reporter Opportunity in Seattle-Senior/Investigative Journalist

URL: http://www.fsci.com/
Company: fishercommunicationsinc
Telephone: mburcham@fsci.com
Application URL: http://www.aplitrak.com/?adid=bWJ1cmNoYW0uMzkyODUuMzYzMUBmaXNoZXJjb21tdW5pY2F0aW9uc2luYy5hcGxpdHJhay5jb20

Reference: 722
Type: Permanent
Position: Reporter – Senior/Investigative Journalist
Location: Seattle, Washington
Industry: Media
Salary:
Description:

SUMMARY OF JOB:

KOMO-TV is looking for a reporter who epitomizes good old fashioned journalism. We want someone who knows how to cultivate sources and make contacts. We want a digger who always comes to the table with story ideas. We are looking for a hard news journalist who wants to lead the newscast and crush the competition. Candidate MUST have at least FIVE years experience as a reporter in a medium or top market. Experience with investigative journalism is also a MUST. Candidate must have extremely strong storytelling and writing skills. Candidate must also have the ability to do creative, energetic live shots and must shine in breaking news situations. Candidate must also be well versed and active in social media and prepared to contribute to our network of websites. We are looking for someone with a high work ethic and a great attitude. We want a team player with passion and drive

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

SPECIFIC DUTIES:

  • Report 5 days per week
  • Contribute stories to the Investigative unit
  • Come to the table with ideas
  • Cultivate sources and contacts
  • Contribute content to station web sites and social media outlets.
  • Be a team player and jump in when needed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • B.A. in Broadcast Journalism or related field.
  • MINIMUM 5 years experience as broadcast reporter in a medium or top market..
  • Well-rounded knowledge of current events and world happenings.
  • Excellent news writing and production skills.
  • Must be inquisitive, innovative, energetic, flexible and open to new ideas and new ways of doing things.

Other duties may be assigned.

Fisher Values: To perform the job successfully, an individual must demonstrate the following values:

1. Integrity: Demonstrates the highest standards of behavior through honesty, fairness, and trust in everything that they do. Is direct, forthcoming and does what is right. Honors commitments and is accountable for their actions.

2. Dedication to Excellence: Expects to win by giving their best effort and striving for the highest quality in everything they do. Exhibits a sense of urgency, is action-oriented, seizes opportunities and steadfastly pushes themselves and others for results. Seeks continuous improvement and displays good judgment.

3. Service to the Community: Is dedicated to making our community a better place to work and live. Displays a sense of concern and responsibility toward our coworkers, workplace and communities as a whole.

4. Respect for the Individual: Treats everyone with dignity and respect. Strives to understand others and actively listens to their concerns and perceptions. Shares information and ideas openly and honestly

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience:

5-7 years of experience required

Education:

Bachelor’s degree (BA or BS) preferred

Other Qualifications:

Hard news/investigative experience in a medium or major market

Managerial Standards:

Language Skills:

Ability to read, comprehend, analyze and compose business reports and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information to and respond to questions from co-workers, managers, clients, customers and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure. Ability to compute percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions expressed in written, oral or diagram form.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to remain in a static position for extended periods of time and converse with and communicate with others. This position requires frequent moving about, and handling or positioning items. The team member must occasionally position himself/herself in small or unusual spaces. In addition the team member must be able to transport or move up to 50 pounds. The team member must be able to identify objects and be able to communicate in writing.

Work Environment:

Team member must be prepared to work outdoors. Occasionally will be asked to work in high, precarious places and work with and near moving mechanical parts. Occasionally may be subjected to loud noise.

Fisher Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Account Executive in Media

URL: http://www.fsci.com/
Company: fishercommunicationsinc
Telephone: mburcham@fsci.com
Application URL: http://www.aplitrak.com/?adid=bWJ1cmNoYW0uNDU0OTAuMzYzMUBmaXNoZXJjb21tdW5pY2F0aW9uc2luYy5hcGxpdHJhay5jb20

Reference: 689
Type: Permanent
Position: Account Executive
Location: Roseburg, Oregon
Industry: Media
Salary:
Description:

SUMMARY OF JOB:

Is responsible for providing sales support to the organization.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Make cold calls at local businesses
  • Manage current KPIC client list
  • Prepare, present, close and implement KPIC advertising opportunities to businesses
  • Be a member or available to join local service clubs
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Fisher Values: To perform the job successfully, an individual must demonstrate the following values:

1. Integrity: Demonstrates the highest standards of behavior through honesty, fairness, and trust in everything that they do. Is direct, forthcoming and does what is right. Honors commitments and is accountable for their actions.

2. Dedication to Excellence: Expects to win by giving their best effort and striving for the highest quality in everything they do. Exhibits a sense of urgency, is action-oriented, seizes opportunities and steadfastly pushes themselves and others for results. Seeks continuous improvement and displays good judgment.

3. Service to the Community: Is dedicated to making our community a better place to work and live. Displays a sense of concern and responsibility toward our coworkers, workplace and communities as a whole.

4. Respect for the Individual: Treats everyone with dignity and respect. Strives to understand others and actively listens to their concerns and perceptions. Shares information and ideas openly and honestly

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience:

no experience required

Education:

Associate’s degree (AA) preferred

Other Qualifications:

Must be self motivated and able to work without close supervision. Must enjoy meeting new people Must be a good listener, articulate and able to think on your feet Must be able to ask for the order Experience in selling television and/or media advertising a plus, but not required

Managerial Standards:

Language Skills:

Ability to read, comprehend, analyze and compose business reports and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information to and respond to questions from co-workers, managers, clients, customers and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions expressed in written, oral or diagram form.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to remain in a static position for extended periods of time and converse with and communicate with others. The team member is occasionally required to move about, handle and/or position items. The team member must occasionally transport or move up to 15 pounds. The team member must be able to identify objects and be able to communicate in writing.

Work Environment:

Typical indoor office environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Fisher Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Be a Weathercaster (senior) in Eugene, OR!

URL: http://www.fsci.com/
Company: fishercommunicationsinc
Telephone: mburcham@fsci.com
Application URL: http://www.aplitrak.com/?adid=bWJ1cmNoYW0uMTk4MDUuMzYzMUBmaXNoZXJjb21tdW5pY2F0aW9uc2luYy5hcGxpdHJhay5jb20

Reference: 702
Type: Permanent
Position: Weathercaster – Senior
Location: Eugene, Oregon
Industry: Media
Salary:
Description:

SUMMARY OF JOB:

Produces and executes on-air broadcasting.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Take complicated weather data and transform into information that average viewer can understand and use.

· Integrate new technology into forecasts, produce a contemporary weathercast.

· Lead weather team — including formatting weathercasts, teaching, scheduling etc.

· Produce weather content for the KVAL website, facebook and other social media.

· Anchor/Report from live locations when it makes the weather story more compelling.

· Other duties may be assigned.

Fisher Values: To perform the job successfully, an individual must demonstrate the following values:

1. Integrity: Demonstrates the highest standards of behavior through honesty, fairness, and trust in everything that they do. Is direct, forthcoming and does what is right. Honors commitments and is accountable for their actions.

2. Dedication to Excellence: Expects to win by giving their best effort and striving for the highest quality in everything they do. Exhibits a sense of urgency, is action-oriented, seizes opportunities and steadfastly pushes themselves and others for results. Seeks continuous improvement and displays good judgment.

3. Service to the Community: Is dedicated to making our community a better place to work and live. Displays a sense of concern and responsibility toward our coworkers, workplace and communities as a whole.

4. Respect for the Individual: Treats everyone with dignity and respect. Strives to understand others and actively listens to their concerns and perceptions. Shares information and ideas openly and honestly

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience:

1-3 years of experience required

Education:

Bachelor’s degree (BA or BS) required

Other Qualifications:

Meteorology degree preferred

Managerial Standards:

Language Skills:

Ability to read, comprehend, analyze and compose business reports and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information to and respond to questions from co-workers, managers, clients, customers and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to remain in a static position for extended periods of time and converse with and communicate with others. The team member is occasionally required to move about, handle and/or position items. The team member must occasionally transport or move up to 15 pounds. The team member must be able to identify objects and be able to communicate in writing.

Work Environment:

Team member must be prepared to work outdoors. Occasionally will be asked to work in high, precarious places and work with and near moving mechanical parts. Occasionally may be subjected to loud noise.

Fisher Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Producer Opportunity in Bakersfield, CA

URL: http://www.fsci.com/
Company: fishercommunicationsinc
Telephone: mburcham@fsci.com
Application URL: http://www.aplitrak.com/?adid=bWJ1cmNoYW0uMjg4NTguMzYzMUBmaXNoZXJjb21tdW5pY2F0aW9uc2luYy5hcGxpdHJhay5jb20

Reference: 701
Type: Permanent
Position: Producer
Location: Bakersfield, California
Industry: Media
Salary:
Description:

SUMMARY OF JOB:

Is responsible for providing support to ensure a successful broadcast product.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

· Produce yet to be determined newscast for KBAK/KBFX Eyewitness News.

· Must know how to write for broadcast. Knowledge of print AP Style a bonus.

· Post stories to BakersfieldNow.com and Facebook

· Follow direction of the Executive Producer.

· Other duties may be assigned.

Fisher Values: To perform the job successfully, an individual must demonstrate the following values:

1. Integrity: Demonstrates the highest standards of behavior through honesty, fairness, and trust in everything that they do. Is direct, forthcoming and does what is right. Honors commitments and is accountable for their actions.

2. Dedication to Excellence: Expects to win by giving their best effort and striving for the highest quality in everything they do. Exhibits a sense of urgency, is action-oriented, seizes opportunities and steadfastly pushes themselves and others for results. Seeks continuous improvement and displays good judgment.

3. Service to the Community: Is dedicated to making our community a better place to work and live. Displays a sense of concern and responsibility toward our coworkers, workplace and communities as a whole.

4. Respect for the Individual: Treats everyone with dignity and respect. Strives to understand others and actively listens to their concerns and perceptions. Shares information and ideas openly and honestly

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience:

1-3 years of experience required

Education:

Bachelor’s degree (BA or BS) preferred

Other Qualifications:

Managerial Standards:

Language Skills:

Ability to read, comprehend and compose common instructions, business correspondence, and memos. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other Fisher team members.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure. Ability to compute percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions expressed in written, oral or diagram form.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to remain in a static position for extended periods of time and converse with and communicate with others. The team member is occasionally required to move about, handle and/or position items. The team member must occasionally transport or move up to 15 pounds. The team member must be able to identify objects and be able to communicate in writing.

Work Environment:

Typical indoor office environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Fisher Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Master Control Operator in Bakersfield, CA!

URL: http://www.fsci.com/
Company: fishercommunicationsinc
Telephone: mburcham@fsci.com
Application URL: http://www.aplitrak.com/?adid=bWJ1cmNoYW0uMTg5MTcuMzYzMUBmaXNoZXJjb21tdW5pY2F0aW9uc2luYy5hcGxpdHJhay5jb20

Reference: 703
Type: Permanent
Position: Master Control Operator
Location: Bakersfield, California
Industry: Media
Salary:
Description:

SUMMARY OF JOB:
To switch local, syndicated, and network programming and to insert commercial, public service, news, and promotional material into the program stream or streams. Regularly log FCC transmitter and FAA tower lighting parameters.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Identify, locate, and switch to air scheduled program material.
  • Insert logged station break material into a video server/s for broadcast.
  • Record appropriate content into the servers.
  • Record syndicated programs on a daily basis.
  • Monitor visual and aural quality of transmission for multiple feeds
  • Facilitate needs or requests of other departments
  • Other Duties as assigned

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience:

1-3 years of experience required

Education:

Associate’s degree (AA) preferred

Other Qualifications:

Managerial Standards:

Language Skills:

Ability to read, comprehend, analyze and compose business reports and business correspondence. Ability to effectively present information to and respond to questions from co-workers, managers, clients, customers and the general public.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions expressed in written, oral or diagram form.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to remain in a static position for extended periods of time and converse with and communicate with others. This position requires frequent moving about, and handling or positioning items. The team member must occasionally position himself/herself in small or unusual spaces. In addition the team member must be able to transport or move up to 50 pounds. The team member must be able to identify objects and be able to communicate in writing.

Work Environment:

Team member must be prepared to work outdoors. Occasionally will be asked to work in high, precarious places and work with and near moving mechanical parts. Occasionally may be subjected to loud noise.
Fisher Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Writer Position at KOMO-TV!

URL: http://www.fsci.com/
Company: fishercommunicationsinc
Telephone: mburcham@fsci.com
Application URL: http://www.aplitrak.com/?adid=bWJ1cmNoYW0uNTg2NzYuMzYzMUBmaXNoZXJjb21tdW5pY2F0aW9uc2luYy5hcGxpdHJhay5jb20

Reference: 669
Type: Temporary
Position: Writer
Location: Seattle, Washington
Industry: Media
Salary:
Description:

SUMMARY OF JOB:

KOMO-TV is looking for a utility player who can succeed in multiple newsroom positions as a freelancer. We’re looking for a newscast writer/producer with solid news judgment and excellent writing skills. This person should also have experience as an assignment editor or be interested in learning the ins and outs of the desk. We prefer someone who has a flexible schedule and can be available for multiple shifts. Our newsroom is aggressive with breaking news, creative in our content and interested in compelling stories. Do not apply for this job if you have no experience writing for a major television newscast in a medium to large market.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

· Fill in as writer or producer for KOMO newscasts

· Fill in as assignment editor

· Other duties may be assigned

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the education, knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience:

3-5 years of experience required

Education:

Bachelor’s degree (BA or BS) preferred

Other Qualifications:

Must have a minimum of one year experience writing for a television newscast in a medium to large market.

Managerial Standards:

Language Skills:

Ability to read, comprehend and analyze complex instructions, business periodicals, professional journals, financial reports and legal documents. Ability to effectively present information to top management and/or our board of directors.

Mathematical Skills:

Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume.

Reasoning Ability:

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions expressed in written, oral or diagram form.

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the team member is regularly required to remain in a static position for extended periods of time and converse with and communicate with others. The team member is occasionally required to move about, handle and/or position items. The team member must occasionally transport or move up to 15 pounds. The team member must be able to identify objects and be able to communicate in writing.

Work Environment:

Typical indoor office environment. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Fisher Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer