Reporter/Photographer (JOB#: 6-13)
Posted at: 06/17/2013 11:23 AM
Updated at: 07/16/2013 11:31 AM
POSTING DATE: June 17, 2013
JOB TITLE: Reporter/Photographer
COMPANY: KAAL, News/Weather/Sports
SCHEDULE: Must be flexible to work any assigned shift.
STATUS: Full Time, Hourly
KAAL-TV, a Hubbard Broadcasting ABC affiliate in Austin/Rochester, Minnesota is looking for an experience reporter who is passionate about uncovering news to join the ABC 6 News team in our Rochester location. Candidates must be compelling storytellers and excellent writers. A college degree in journalism or broadcasting field is required. Also must have a valid driver's license with a good driving record.
Candidates are responsible for researching, shooting, writing, and editing stories for broadcast on air and on line consistent with the station standards for journalistic integrity and production quality. Also must be knowledgeable of issues, newsmakers, and current events and be able to present stories in a way that is accurate, clear, complete, and relevant to viewers. Must be able to think quickly and respond to breaking news in high pressure situations and have strong organization and live reporting skills. You must maintain a professional appearance. Position needs to be flexible to work any assigned shift.
Submit a cover letter, resume, DVD with your most recent work. No telephone calls.
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job which includes lifting up to 50 lbs (camera equipment), sit or stand for extended periods of time, ability to communicate in English verbally and in writing. Must be able to think quickly and ability to work effectively in pressure situations. Also must be able to work in extreme outdoor weather conditions. The Company will make reasonable physical accommodations to facilitate the ability to perform essential job functions.
HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT
1701 10th Place NE
Austin, MN 55912
Fax: (507) 437-7815
No Telephone Calls Please
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER