Full-time openings:

Weekend News Anchor/Reporter
Creative Services Supervisor
News/Station Promotions Producer
Weekday News Producer

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:

Weekend News Anchor/Reporter

WKBT News 8 is looking for a weekend News Anchor/Reporter.  We need a strong journalist who can communicate effectively on air, online and on social.  If you have solid news experience we are ready to put you to work in beautiful La Crosse, WI as a contributing member of our award winning news team.  We value enterprise reporting and great storytelling.  This is not an entry level position.  It is a great next step for journalists in smaller markets looking to build on their anchoring skills and do high quality reporting.  Send resume info to:

 

WKBT Human Resources/Weekend News Anchor
141 6th St. South
La Crosse, WI 54601

or email info to: humanresources@wkbt.com

WKBT is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Weekday News Producer

WKBT News 8 needs a news junkie news producer to craft our Noon and 5p award winning newscasts.  If you have excellent writing/editing skills and know how to produce relevant content for our local audience please apply.  We value hard workers, team players and creative thinkers.

Send resume info to:
Human Resources/News Producer
WKBT News 8
141 6th Street South
La Crosse, WI 54601

WKBT is an equal opportunity employer.

Creative Services Supervisor

WKBT is looking for the next leader of our award winning Creative Services Department. We value creative thinkers with the internal drive to continually innovate and produce high quality production. Previous management experience and/or leadership training is preferred.

Candidates must have:
• Strong attention to detail
• Exceptional organizational and interpersonal skills
• Experience concepting, writing, lighting, shooting and editing commercial and promotional videos for use on multiple broadcast and digital platforms
• Ability to direct on-camera talent
• Outstanding customer service skills
• Ability to do great work managing multiple projects under deadlines
• A valid driver’s license and a clean driving record

Essential skills needed:
• Solid expertise with video cameras including broadcast quality and digital SLR
• Proficiency with Mac-based editing and effects software including Adobe After Effects, Photoshop and Motion
• In-studio and on-location lighting proficiency
• Strong graphic design talent
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

Experience creating digital promotions and advertisements using HTML5 a plus

Submit resume, application and a demo reel link or DVD to WKBT-TV, Human Resources/Creative Services Supervisor, 141 6th Street S., La Crosse, WI 54601. WKBT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

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.