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WAVE 3 News, Raycom Media's NBC affiliate in Louisville, is looking for a full-time Meteorologist to join one of the largest and most experienced weather teams in the country. Our mets are leaders in social media, multi-platform delivery of viewer-focused weathercasts, and aggressive coverage of severe weather. If that describes you as well, we want to hear from you.
Weather-focused traffic infromation is a critical part of all our weather coverage, and this posiiton will focus primarily on traffic during our Sunrise newscasts - frequently presenting from our mobile StormTracker unit. This person will then handle weather duties for Midday and other newscasts on thier shift.
The successful candidate will have a degree in meteorology or a closely related scientific field and at least two years of forecasting on television and digital platforms. AMS and/or NWA certification is a plus, as is experience reporting news or traffic.
Apply online and upload your resume and references, and links to your work. Must have a valid driver’s license, a good driving record, and pass a drug test. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WAVE 3 News, the Raycom-owned NBC affiliate in Louisville, KY, has an immediate opening for a journalist who can produce and deliver compelling breaking news segments in our Sunrise newscast.
The Alert Center is an integral part of our Sunrise newscast. The Alert Center Anchor constantly watches for breaking news, and is the first to report it - using news feeds, social media, and our touchscreen to deliver frequent, fast-paced segments. Technical and social savvy are critical, as is the ability to find and emphasize the most urgent elements of every story. This person will also serve as a primary anchor of other newscasts, including our 7am and/or Midday.
Applicants must possess a four-year college degree. Four years experience is preferred, with at least two years of anchoring or breaking news experience.
If you want to be a part of an award-winning, aggressive newsroom that makes a difference in its community, apply online and upload a resume, references, and links to your work. Must have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record and pass a drug test. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
WAVE 3 News, the Raycom Media NBC affiliate in Louisville, KY has an immediate opening for a full-time News Specialist focusing on the technical aspects of newscast production.
The successful candidate will: operate teleprompter, studio cameras, audio, and run graphics, and possibly some directing. Other duties will include contributing stories to WAVE3.com and our mobile apps as well as associate producing and editing video. Previous television experience preferred. The hours will vary and may include early mornings, late nights and weekends. Pre-employment drug screening required.
Please apply online and attach cover letter and resume. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V.
WAVE 3 News, the NBC affiliate in Louisville, Ky., is looking to add a part-time producer to its digital team. Top applicants will have experience producing and posting articles, slideshows and videos to digital platforms such as web and mobile. A deep understanding of social media also is required, as is experience with Photoshop. We are also now in the OTT and voice game, so quick learners comfortable with growing their skill sets on the fly are encouraged to apply.
A strong candidate also possesses a comfort with technical duties such as setting up video livestreams. We're looking for an enthusiastic producer with strong news judgment and the ability to juggle multiple tasks at once, both with and without supervision.
The preferred digital journalist is one with prior newsroom experience who can thrive in a breaking news environment in which priorities and assignments change frequently. Flexibility in scheduling is required as well, particularly in times of vacation, holiday and sick relief. This position will work weekend evenings. Team players with positive attitudes and a sense of humor should complete an online application and attach your resume and link to your work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V.
WAVE 3 NEWS - Success Manager
Do you want to be a part of a winning sales team? WAVE 3 News is looking for someone to join our fun and forward-thinking company. We are looking for somebody who sees the glass half full, who is eager to learn, who likes to have fun and most importantly, who wants to win.
The Success Manager is an essential member of a two-person team responsible for generating revenue for our broadcast and digital properties by maximizing current client relationships and developing new partnerships with local businesses. This role is a mix of inside sales and campaign management. In this role, you will collaborate and support the Media Sales Consultant, serving as a secondary point of contact for the client, as well as project manager; maintaining and optimizing campaigns. Additionally, you will work aggressively to prospect and set new business meetings for your team.
This position will work under the Media Sales Consultant and report to the Local Sales Manager.
Traits and Skills
Interested? Please apply online and attach resume with cover letter. Pre-employment drug screen required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V