WKBT News 8

Fulltime openings:
Newscast Director
NEWS-Multimedia Reporter
Media Sales Representative

Part-time openings:
News Multi-Media Journalist
Sports Photojournalist
Floor Crew

Here is the printable job application for positions at WKBT News 8.

Fulltime:

Newscast Director
WKBT News 8 is hiring a full-time Newscast Director. Candidates must be able to work in a fast paced technical environment and a strong team player with excellent communication skills. College degree and experience preferred. Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Premier, and After Effects a plus. This position requires flexible hours that will include weekends, mornings and nights.
Send resume to:
Human Resources/Newscast Director
WKBT
141 S. 6th Street
La Crosse, WI 54601
or email humanresources@wkbt.com

NEWS-Multimedia Reporter  - Full-time
WKBT News 8 is hiring a full time News Multimedia Journalist with the proven ability to create great stories on multiple platforms.  We need a dedicated, thoughtful, hard charging creative reporter with the skills to be a high performing member of our award winning team.  College degree and experience preferred.  A valid driver’s license and a good driving record are required. Send non-returnable tape and resume to:
WKBT Human Resources/News Multimedia Reporter
141 6th Street South
La Crosse, WI 54601
or email humanresources@wkbt.com
WKBT is an equal opportunities employer.

Media Sales Representative
WKBT-TV News 8 is looking for an advertising sales professional. The position is responsible for generating revenue through selling television and digital interactive advertising.Candidates must have a proven and successful track record of getting results.  We want experienced superstar sales professionals who are highly motivated, have excellent communication and negotiation skills, and are passionate about reaching goals for their customers and themselves. If you are looking for a rewarding, creative, and exciting career in television sales with a fantastic company that offers full benefits, look no further.  
Send your resume to:  
HR/General Sales Manager, WKBT-TV
141 South 6th Street
La Crosse, WI 54601
WKBT-TV is an equal opportunity employer.

Part-time:
News Multi-Media Journalist
WKBT News 8 is hiring a part-time News Multimedia Journalist to join our team of news professionals. Candidates must have journalism related experience and/or relevant college classes.  Camera, editing and computer experience is a plus.  Hours per week range between 10-25 and you must have an excellent driving record.  This is an excellent entry level opportunity for someone willing to learn the multiple skills required to work behind the scenes in a busy, challenging and deadline driven newsroom.

Drop off or mail your application to:
WKBT Human Resources/
141 6th Street South
La Crosse, WI 54601
or email:humanresources@wkbt.com
WKBT is an equal opportunity employer.

Sports Photojournalist
WKBT News 8 is hiring a part-time Sports Photojournalist. We will train the right applicant to record and edit highlights for our nightly sportscasts. Hours per week range between 10-25. Most shifts occur in the late afternoon and evening. Must be available Friday nights along with some weekends and have an excellent driving record.

We take pride in our coverage of local high school sports and area college athletics. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to start their career in broadcasting and/or a big sports fan who is excited about the possibility of having a part-time job that takes you to various local sporting events.

Drop off or mail your application to:
WKBT Human Resources/Sports
141 6th Street South
La Crosse, WI 54601
or email:humanresources@wkbt.com
WKBT is an equal opportunity employer.

Floor Crew
WKBT News 8 is hiring part-time Floor Crew Members for 2 shifts, our Morning (4:30 a.m. – 8:00 a.m.) and Noon (11:15 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.) Newscasts and our Evening and Weekend (4:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. & 9:00 p.m. - 10:45 p.m.) Newscasts. Hours per week range from 20-30. This a great entry level opportunity for someone who is looking to start their career in broadcasting or is willing to learn multiple skills required to work behind the scenes in a fast paced environment.
We will train the right applicants to run teleprompter, studio cameras, and generate on-air graphics.

Drop off or mail your application to:
WKBT Human Resources/Floor Crew
141 6th Street South
La Crosse, WI 54601
or email:humanresources@wkbt.com
WKBT is an equal opportunity employer.