WCJB, an equal opportunity employer is dedicated to providing broad outreach regarding job vacancies at the station. We seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to our station. Organizations that wish to receive our vacancy information should contact Tim Hoskinson, at WCJB by calling 352-377-2020 Ext. 602.

WCJB is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

One-Man-Band Reporter

Responsible for researching, writing, videotaping, and editing general assignment stories for broadcast and web. Duties include:

-Suggests viable story ideas daily at meetings.
-Receives assignment or evaluates news leads/news tips to develop story ideas.
-Gathers and verifies factual information regarding stories through interview, observation, and research.
-Organizes material, determines slant or emphasis, and writes story according to prescribed editorial style and format standards.
-Shoots video and still photos for web, if required, to illustrate stories.
-Edits videos for all multimedia platforms.
-Gives live reports from site of event or mobile broadcast unit.
-Assist news producer in preparing newscast as needed.
-Demonstration of editorial judgment, journalistic ethics and libel laws
-Additional duties as required by management

 

REQUIREMENTS OF THIS POSITION INCLUDE:


-BA degree in broadcasting or equivalent work experience
-Computer literacy required, including, ideally ENPS news system.
-Knowledge of broadcast quality camera equipment.
-Edit video on Final Cut Pro editing systems, or similar equipment.
-Ability to meet various news deadlines
-Strong broadcast and AP style writing skills.
-Proficient at posting content to station website, Facebook, and Twitter
-Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-paced deadline-driven environment.
-Valid Driver`s License and good driving record.

 

Please send resume video web link, resume and cover letter to:

Andrea Clenney
News Director, WCJB-TV
6220 NW 43rd Street
Gainesville FL 32653

or e-mail to aclenney@divcom.com

 

 

Assistant News Director

WCJB-TV20 seeks and energetic hands-on Assistant News Director.  Successful candidate will assist our News Director with day to day operations of the news operation as well as performing other functions in the newsroom.  On air, producing or assignment experience preferred.

The perfect candidate will help oversee our daily coverage on air and online, including breaking news.  This person must have exceptional news judgement, journalistic excellence, and will help lead the newsroom with a firm but fair hand.  Candidates do not necessarily need management experience, but it is preferred. EOE.

Please send resume and cover letter to:

 

Andrea Clenney
WCJB-TV
6220 NW 43rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32653
or email aclenney@divcom.com

 

 

PT Video Editor

WCJB is taking applications for future openings as a part-time video editor. Previous editing experience required.

Applicants must be able to work at least one morning, weekend shifts. No phone calls. EOE. Please send resume and cover letter to:

 

Andrea Clenney
News Director
WCJB-TV
6220 NW 43rd Street
Gainesville, FL 32653
or email aclenney@divcom.com

 

 
 

 

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