Full-time Opening:

News/Station Promotions Producer
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.


Full-time:

News/Station Promotions Producer

WKBT New 8 is hiring a highly creative News/Station Promotions Producer. In addition to daily topical promotions, you will create high quality, memorable promotions designed to enhance our newscast 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 with Final Cut Studio and/or Adobe Creative Suite. College degree or equivalent experience essential. News background and promotions experience is a definite plus. Send resume reel to:
WKBT Human Resources/Promotion
141 6th Street South
La Crosse, WI 54601

Or email to humanresources@wkbt.com
WKBT is an equal opportunities employer.

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.

Please send resume to WKBT-TV, Attn: Human Resources/Master Control, 141 S. 6th Street, La Crosse, WI 54601 or email resume to humanresources@wkbt.com. No phone calls please. WKBT 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

No phone calls please.
WKBT is an equal opportunity employer.