Welcome to Now Hiring, our daily feature where we explore the vast range of jobs (all currently hiring!) in a given industry. Today we're exploring the world of television, where production jobs--particularly in the news realm--are currently plentiful. A production team can resemble in army in its wide array of occupations (its jargon and strict regimentation can also be vaguely militaristic).Many TV jobs are freelance, and, for numerous reasons, that's not the easiest career path. But there are few workplaces more exciting than a live set during broadcast, and for the right kind of job seeker, the TV industry can be a rewarding, creative place to work.
Click through to check out today's best TV jobs.
Now Hiring: TV Jobs
Now Hiring: TV Jobs
Median salary: $48,622
Description: WPEC-TV needs our next enterprising and aggressive reporter. Everyone on the CBS 12 team investigates! We need a leader who knows how to dig for a story, produce it with an edge and use strong storytelling and TV production to make it impactful and memorable.
Description: WBAY-TV is looking for a versatile Editor/Producer who will work across all of our platforms. The successful candidate will edit video and write stories for newscasts, train to produce newscasts, shoot video for stories and post stories to our web and social media sites.
Description: WBPN and WGTU, Traverse City's ABC and NBC affiliates are looking for 2 talented, organized and motivated Anchor / Producer / Reporters to help take our newsroom to the next level. The ideal candidate is sharp and aggressive both behind and in front of the camera. Are you a great storyteller? Can you creatively showcase the “Big Story” and understand the importance of teases. You must be able to shoot, write and edit your own material.
Description: KUSA-TV in Denver is looking for a News Photojournalist who is interested in joining our award-winning staff of creative storytellers. Applicants must be looking for a challenge and a passion for covering local news. You must have shooting, lighting, editing, newsgathering techniques and extensive live shot experience that will allow you to communicate with our audience, make them care about the story and make them want to come back for more.
Description: If you are a news-junky who can write fast and accurate scripts, this is the position for you. Writers grow into producers in this fast-paced newsroom environment. You will learn to post web stories and updates on FOX40’s social media accounts. Must be able to write, track breaking news, edit and have experience on multiple social media platforms, and we'll teach you the rest. Multi-tasking skills are required. We need someone who is naturally inquisitive and is a self-starter who pushes for more opportunities.
Description: The News Producer creates, coordinates, and executes all newscasts. This position provides editorial and production direction to Associate Producers and field crews regarding content, coordination and newscast execution.
Description: WTSP 10 News CBS Tampa Bay has an opening for a weekend morning Meteorologist. Position requires advanced forecasting skills and the ability to present the weather in an easy to understand fashion. Applicants must have an accredited seal (CBM seal preferred) with a minimum of three years of TV experience. A degree in meteorology or applicable science field is strongly encouraged. Ability to shoot/edit as this position will produce content in the field. Strong digital skills including being active on Facebook and Twitter.
Description: Qualified candidates must share our vision of producing and reporting coverage of LOCAL sports that stands out as being informative and entertaining for fans and non-fans alike. We cover all Iowa teams including the Cedar Rapids Kernels single A baseball team, the Cedar Rapids Titans professional indoor football team, college (University of Iowa, Iowa State, University of Northern Iowa), motor sports (NASCAR, local racing), local prep sports and community events. Our Sports Director is responsible for organizing coverage, producing, and anchoring local sports coverage including Friday Night Football and the Ed Thomas Coach of the Week.
Description: Job Requirements: Operate robotic, studio, and remote cameras. Perform floor manager duties during live and taped productions. Operate teleprompter. Operate tape machines for both playback and record. Operate Jib camera and Steadi cam. Assist in set and light of both studio and remote projects. Regular maintenance of studio facilities and remote equipment. Other duties as assigned by the Production Manager.
Description: Tribune Company, with businesses in broadcasting, publishing and digital media, is hiring for an experienced Executive Assistant position to partner with the Tribune Company executive office in Los Angeles, CA. This position will be specifically dedicated to full-time support for our President of Real Estate. This role will be responsible for providing successful administrative, logistical and operational support, while driving overall business excellence. This fast-paced and ever evolving organization requires an individual who demonstrates the capability to plan for and manage multiple activities, projects and deliverables.