Posted on 2013-09-11
By WEEK Television Inc
East Peoria, IL
WEEK-TV and WHOI-TV in Peoria, Illinois, are looking for a Multi-Media Journalist, Reporter-Photographer combination.
We’re searching for a creative journalist to help write, produce and report news in Central Illinois. This person could also help produce and anchor newscasts and be trained on our weather systems.
At WEEK, WHOI & WAOE, we produce nine newscasts, fully eleven hours of news daily. We operate in a fully digital plant with the latest ENPS, Ross Overdrive and Panasonic P2 digital field gear.
Anyone hired for this position is expected to be cross-trained to anchor news and weathercasts.
Candidates should have 1-2 years of reporting and/or anchoring experience and be able to cover a variety of assignments. We are looking for a strong writer, someone with sharp news judgment and the ability to work well with others. We’re also looking for someone who is a self-starter and who can generate his or her own story ideas. Experience producing and computer skills as well as advanced Internet skills are a real plus. On-air weather experience is also preferred.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send a DVD or reel link, resume and a letter of interest to
Human Resources WEEK-TV
2907 Springfield Road,
East Peoria, IL 61611