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WTVQ-TV has the following employment opportunities available.

Operations Engineer: WTVQ-TV has an immediate opening for a part time/full time Operations Engineer to work in our Master Control area. Duties include on-air switching, news and commercial recording and playback operations. Individual is responsible for monitoring and control of transmitter and other technical equipment. Experience preferred but not required. Must be willing to work nights, weekends & holidays. Send resume to: Human Resources, P.O. Box 55590, Lexington, KY 40555 or email hr@wtvq.com. 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.

 

Photographer: WTVQ-TV (ABC), Lexington, Ky has an immediate opening for a news photojournalist. Two years of experience in news photography, live van operation and non-linear editing skills are preferred. Candidates must be creative visual storytellers, willing to work flexible hours including weekends and be a team player. A valid driver’s license and clean driving history is a must. Please send resume and tape to: Sara Howard, News Director, WTVQ-TV, 6940 Man O War Blvd., Lexington KY 40509. EOE M/F/D/V pre-employment 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

 

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 pre-employment 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

 

Morning Meteorologist: WTVQ seeks an energetic Meteorologist to join our “Certified Most Accurate” Weather Team as morning meteorologist. Candidate must be able to provide accurate forecasts using WSI Max Storm technology, work well under pressure, and meet daily deadlines. Additional duties include producing an hour-long mid-morning news / entertainment program in which you would be a live co-host, interview guests, and present weather! One year of prior experience as a broadcast meteorologist / news producer required. Prior knowledge of AP`s ENPS newsroom operating system is a bonus! 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. Please send your reel and resume to: Human Resources, P.O. Box 55590, Lexington, KY 40555 or email to hr@wtvq.com.

 

Local Sales and 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.

Multi-Media Journalist: WTVQ Lexington is in search of a Multimedia Journalist to join our news team. This is a news “one-man-band” position that requires the applicant to enterprise stories shoot, write, edit, and present those stories both live and pre-record. All applicants must have a minimum of one-year of employment at a broadcast television or cable station is required. Candidate must have the technical and mechanical abilities associated with use of digital video camera / recorders, Edius non-linear editors, and Dejero live units. You must have a valid driver’s license. 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.

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

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