Job Listings

WTVQ-TV has the following employment opportunities available.

Web Content Producer: WTVQ-TV ABC 36 Lexington seeks a web content producer to join our team. Candidate should have a minimum of 1 year of producing television news or the equivalent. We are searching for a candidate that is highly motivated, a team player, creative, aggressive, and a self-starter. Individual must have strong writing skills and be familiar with social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Responsibilities will include:
•Create content for all digital platforms while communicating with newsroom staff
•Post video to WTVQ website
•Work with reporters and producers to post material on the website and social media
•Must be able to work flexible hours including weekends, holidays and overnights
•Strong news judgment, journalistic integrity
•Meet assigned deadlines.
•Good organizational skills
•Can work under pressure

EOE M/F/D/V pre-employment background check and drug screen required. WTVQ is a drug free environment and we reserve the right to administer random drug testing as deemed necessary. Please send resume to: Human Resources, P.O. Box 55590, Lexington, KY 40555 or email hr@wtvq.com.

Production Tech: Responsible for operation of studio cameras for the newscasts and various shows and promotion production. Additional Responsibilities include set lighting, teleprompter operation, tape machine operation for promos and commercials, and cross-training in Chyron and the audio board. This person must be willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays. Must be able to climb ladders, build, paint, and erect television production sets. Must be able to lift 50lbs and carry large props and equipment. EOE M/F/D/V background check and drug screen and required. WTVQ is a drug free environment and we reserve the right to administer random drug testing as deemed necessary. Send resume to Human Resources, P.O. Box 55590, Lexington, KY 40555 or email hr@wtvq.com

Local Sales & Marketing Consultant: ABC Affiliate WTVQ-TV in Lexington KY is hiring for an entry-level Sales and Marketing Consultant. Candidates must have good communication, people, organizational & time management skills. Successful candidate will be a self-starter motivated by personal goals as well as company objectives. Responsibilities will include, but not limited to, developing new local direct business and selling full-service digital marketing programs. College degree required and a demonstrated professional sales ability a must. Send resume to Human Resources, PO Box 55590, Lexington, KY 40555-5590. EOE M/F/D/V pre-employment background check and drug screen required. WTVQ is a drug free environment and we reserve the right to administer random drug testing as deemed necessary.

Producer: WTVQ-TV ABC 36 Lexington seeks a creative writer to join our team as a full-time news producer. Candidate should have a minimum of 1-year news producing experience in television or equivalent. Creative writing skills and the ability to produce an action-packed newscast are a must! We are searching for a candidate that is highly motivated someone that is a team player, creative, aggressive, and a self-starter. EOE M/F/D/V pre-employment background screen and drug screen required. WTVQ is a drug free environment and we reserve the right to administer random drug testing as deemed necessary. Please send resume and writing samples to: Human Resources, P.O. Box 55590, Lexington, KY 40555 or email hr@wtvq.com. No phone calls please.

WTVQ-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Pre-employment background check required.