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PHOTOJOURNALIST

WPSD LOCAL 6, the dominant legacy NBC affiliate in the 84th DMA, has an opening for a full-time photojournalist. You should have an outstanding track record of creative hard news, features, daily turns, long-form and live work. You’ve got a great eye, and everything you create makes an emotional connection.

You are an idea person, a self-starter and ready to work in a high energy, competitive environment, producing content for multiple platforms. You’ll work in a powerful, well-equipped, First Amendment news operation.

While we prefer two years of experience, we consider entry level candidates who can show they’ve got what it takes. Full-time spots are a perfect opportunity for a recent graduate to begin a career. Email resume/link to: News Director Perry Boxx at pboxx@wpsdlocal6.com.


NEWS PRODUCER 

WPSD Local 6, the dominant legacy NBC affiliate in Paducah, Kentucky (84th DMA), requires a dynamic writer with solid news judgment who can become a leader in our newsroom.  You must have a flair for production values, showcasing meaningful breaking news, live elements, social/interactive media platforms, and vibrant graphics to tell compelling news stories. You also love helping reporters craft extraordinary work.   If you are on the road to news management, this is where it starts.  Previous experience as a producer preferred.  We will consider entry level candidates.  We have two open spots.  The right candidate can move in to a Monday-Friday prime newscast.  Send resume and link of your latest newscast to:  Perry Boxx, News Director, WPSD-TV, pboxx@wpsdlocal6.com.  No snail mail, please.


MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST/NEWS REPORTER 

WPSD LOCAL 6, the NBC affiliate in the 84th market, seeks an excellent MMJ. You should have an outstanding track record of hard news reporting and live work.

Our journalists work hard, and frequently land in much bigger markets after honing their skills with our award-winning staff.

You are an idea person, self-starter and ready to work in a high energy, competitive environment, producing content for multiple platforms.

You can shoot, go live, write, edit, develop sources, know social media best practices and are a team player. You are a compelling storyteller and the best writer among your peers.

We have the tools you need to be successful, including talented photographers, multiple live backpacks, a drone and traditional live truck.

A degree in journalism or a related field and two years of experience are preferred. Talented entry level candidates will be considered. Send a cover letter, resume and video link to Perry Boxx, News Director at pboxx@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 Rhonda Harris at rharris@wpsdlocal6.com.


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 Rhonda Harris at 270-415-1900 or email rharris@wpsdlocal6.com.