WKBT News 8

Fulltime openings:
News/Station Promotions Producer
Media Sales Representative
Web & Mobile Marketing Coordinator
Master Control Operator

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

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

Fulltime:

Master Control Operator
WKBT-TV News 8 is seeking a full-time employee for Master Control Operator.  Prior television production experience is preferred but not required. Candidates must be able to work independently. Duties include: Maintaining station logs, monitoring quality and accuracy of on-air broadcast, playback of recorded programming, responding to timing changes at a moment’s notice, taking accurate transmitter readings, recording and logging video feeds. This is an entry-level, full-time position with benefits. The position will include overnight, weekend  and holiday shifts.
If interested, please send resume to:
WKBT-TV, Attn: Human Resources/Master Control
141 S. 6th Street
La Crosse, WI 54601
No phone calls please.  WKBT is an equal opportunity employer.

Web & Mobile Marketing Coordinator
WKBT-TV is searching for a full-time Web & Mobile Marketing Coordinator for our station’s digital products. This is both a strategic and a hands-on sales support position best suited for candidates with online sales and / or marketing experience and a high level of organization and customer service.  This position would be responsible for managing project initiatives for clients and will organize the various components needed to execute our website and mobile marketing campaigns.  Proficiency in Photoshop, PowerPoint, Excel, and Microsoft Word is required. Experience with Flash animation, HTML 5 and web analytics helpful. Find a printable job application form at www.news8000.com Click on "Printable WKBT Job Application" under WKBT-TV.
Drop off or mail your application to:
WKBT Human Resources/Web
141 6th Street South
La Crosse, WI 54601
or email humanresources@wkbt.com
WKBT is an equal opportunity 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.

News/Station Promotions Producer
WKBT News 8 is looking for a highly creative News/Station Promotions Pro. In addition to daily topical promo, you will create high quality, memorable promotion designed to reflect and enhance our news and station image within our community.  You must be able to meet daily deadlines and initiate long term planning.  We want a strong team player who also has the skill set to work independently.  You must have strong creative and topical writing skills as well as editing expertise.  Experience with Final Cut Studio and/or Adobe Creative Suite.  College degree or equivalent experience essential.  Applicants with a news background and promotions experience are a definite plus.  Send resume and resume reel to:
WKBT Human Resources/Promotion
141 6th St. South
La Crosse, WI  54601
WKBT is an EEO 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.