Job Openings

DIRECTOR OF CROSS PLATFORM CONTENT:

WPSD Local 6, the family owned, NBC affiliate in Paducah, Kentucky (82 DMA), is looking for a dynamic individual to lead its news department.  The ideal candidate for this job should have the skills, passion, vision, and drive to take us to the highest level of performance.   Candidates should possess strong writing, producing, management, and leadership skills.  Must be creative, innovative, have an extremely hands-on management style, and be able to create and execute a winning strategy across broadcast, digital, social and OTT platforms.  Should be knowledgeable about FCC rules and civil laws pertaining to news broadcasting and employment and labor regulations.  Should work well under pressure and have the ability to train and motivate staff members in a positive way to advance their skills and bring out the very best in each of them.   Most of all, you must be a fierce competitor who plays to win – every day!

Three years of news management experience and a college degree is preferred. Computer skills are required.   EOE, M/F/D/V, Drug Screen and Background Check required.   Email resume and video links to:   Bill Evans, General Manager, WPSD Local 6 at bevans@wpsdlocal6.com.

 

PHOTOJOURNALIST:

NBC affiliate in 82nd market has an immediate opening on an award winning team for a part-time photojournalist.  The successful candidate will shoot and edit news stories. Experience in a commercial television news department preferred.  Editing skills are essential.  Must be willing to work flexible hours including weekends.   Four year related degree preferred.  Must be personable and able to work without close supervision.  Excellent driving record is a must.

Send resume and sample of work to: Dwayne Stice, WPSD-TV, P. O. Box 1197, Paducah, Kentucky 42002-1197 or e-mail dstice@wpsdlocal6.com.


WEEKEND NEWS PRODUCER:

The NBC affiliate in Paducah, Kentucky (82 DMA), requires a dynamic writer with solid news judgment who can become a leader in our newsroom. You must have a flair for production value, incorporating breaking news, live elements, social/interactive media platforms, and vibrant graphics to tell compelling news stories. Previous experience as a producer required.

Send resume and tape/DVD/link to: Dwayne Stice, WPSD-TV, P. O. Box 1197, Paducah, Kentucky 42002-1197 or e-mail dstice@wpsdlocal6.com.


NEWS PRODUCER:

The NBC affiliate in Paducah, Kentucky (82 DMA), requires a dynamic writer with solid news judgment who can become a leader in our newsroom. You must have a flair for production value, incorporating breaking news, live elements, social/interactive media platforms, and vibrant graphics to tell compelling news stories. Previous experience as a producer required. Send resume and tape/DVD/link to: Dwayne Stice, WPSD-TV, P. O. Box 1197, Paducah, Kentucky 42002-1197 or e-mail dstice@wpsdlocal6.com.


PHOTOJOURNALIST:

We have an immediate opening on an award winning team for a part-time photojournalist. The successful candidate will shoot and edit news stories. Experience in a commercial television news department preferred. Editing skills are essential. Must be willing to work flexible hours including weekends. Four year related degree preferred. Must be personable and able to work without close supervision. Excellent driving record is a must.

Send resume and sample of work to: Dwayne Stice, WPSD-TV, P. O. Box 1197, Paducah, Kentucky 42002-1197 or e-mail dstice@wpsdlocal6.com.


INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:

WPSD has periodic openings for student internships in various departments. The student must receive academic credit for the internship and have completed a minimum of 60 credit hours.

For more information, contact Dwayne Stice at dstice@wpsdlocal6.com.
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WPSD-TV is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.

Any community organization that desires to be notified when a job opening occurs at WPSD Local 6 should contact Dwayne Stice at 270-415-1900 or e-mail dstice@wpsdlocal6.com.