Watch this space for job opportunities at KHQ-TV. Current employment opportunities at KHQ-TV:
KHQ-TV has an opening for a full time MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR.
Job responsibilities include recording and playback of programs & commercial content, operation of automation systems, monitoring of signal quality as well as control of broadcast transmitting equipment to insure FCC compliance. Applicants must have working knowledge of broadcast equipment and procedures. Computer experience is required. Must be available to work flexible hours including holidays, nights, weekends and overnights. Must also be a team player, work well under pressure, be able to multi-task, have attention to detail, a positive attitude and a work ethic based on honesty and integrity.
College degree preferred.
High School Diploma & broadcast experience is required.
Send resumes to:
Master Control and Technology Supervisor
P.O. Box 600Sp600 Spokane 99210-0600
No phone calls please
Position open till filled
KHQ-TV is looking for a Digital Journalist to join the Inland Northwest's largest, proudest news team. Think of this position as the "Swiss Army Knife" of news. DJ's will cover breaking news, develop and nurture local news contacts, enterprise unique stories, and follow-up on news stories. This person will not only develop said stories, but all so shoot, write, and edit them for multiple media platforms. In other words, we need a highly motivated individual who is well-versed in the rules of journalism, capable of working in a self directed environment and able to exercise a high level of creativity, innovation and enterprise when creating stories for presentation across multiple media delivery platforms. 1-3 years of experience is preferred. Please send your resume, cover letter and reel to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Required Qualifications & Skills:
Previous reporting experience with professional print or online news organization, either as a staff member or intern.
Experience with mobile reporting tools.
Willingness to work overtime when necessary.
Knowledge of and desire to participate in social media.
Eagerness to share skills with other staff members and the community, as well as learn from others.
Ability to adapt in a changing media and technology landscape.
Ability to use web-based applications such as G-mail, Google, Facebook, etc.
Ability to create non-article content - e.g. tweets, video clips, databases - for online.
Technology and/or web development experience preferred.
Passion and dedication to news!
Great story teller who writes to video;
Must enjoy working as one “man” band;
Good video photographer with eye for news, features and sports;
Minimum two (2) years experience as a television news reporter, shooter or editor;
Familiarity with ENG and SNG;
Ability to meet daily deadlines and work cooperatively with other staff members;
Experience editing news copy and videotape;
Good phone etiquette;
Newsroom computer experience preferred;
Must possess a valid driver's license with no DUI convictions;
Ability to carry fifty pounds of television equipment;
Pass pre-employment drug test.
We're Looking for InternsWant to work for KHQ.com? Here's your chance!
We're looking for a few smart, eager interns who can fill key roles within our web sites – KHQ.com and SWXRightNow.com. You may have your work published both locally and nationally on the Associated Press wires, on Yahoo!, digg, Drudge and more.
WHAT WE'LL DO FOR YOU:
Unfortunately we have no money to offer, but you'll gain invaluable work and life experience at one of the most visited web sites in the Spokane area. You'll have the opportunity to get your work published online, learn how a major news outlet works and build connections with people in the industry.
WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU:
WHAT ROLES WE'RE LOOKING FOR
WHAT YOU NEED TO DO
If you think you fit into one of our highly coveted positions, then send in your resume. Also tell us about yourself, give your availability and examples of your work. Examples are a must! Send to:
Attn: Jeff Hite, Executive Producer, Interactive
P.O. Box 600
Spokane, WA 99201
KHQ, inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. EEO Information If your organization distributes information about employment opportunities to job seekers or refers job seekers to employers, and would like to receive job vacancy notices for KHQ-TV, please provide KHQ-TV with the name, mailing address, e-mail address (if applicable), telephone number, fax number, and contact person and identify the category or categories of vacancies for which you would like information specified above to the following person at KHQ-TV: Paula Bauer. It is the policy of KHQ-TV to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law, in all personnel actions.