University of Wisconsin–Madison

Reporter/Photographer – (Rochester/Austin, MN)

Employer KAAL TV - Hubbard Broadcasting Inc.
Location Rochester/Austin, MN
Type Full time
Contact information David Springer News Director ABC 6 News/KAAL TV dspringer@kaaltv.com 507-258-7244
Apply by January 31, 2019
More details https://www.kaaltv.com/employment/
Posted on November 30, 2018

Description

KAAL-TV, a Hubbard Broadcasting ABC affiliate in Rochester/Austin, Minnesota is looking for a 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 for the last 3 years.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Candidates are responsible for researching, shooting, writing, and editing stories for broadcast on air and online 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.

Physical Requirements:
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.

Click here to submit your application online.

Application Deadline—January 1, 2019.