Here are our current job openings. Please click on the job title for more information, and apply from that page if you are interested.
KPLC-TV in Lake Charles seeks a motivated and dynamic Reporter/MMJ to join our growing morning news team. Successful candidate must be a proven leader who is motivated and passionate about storytelling. Ideal candidate must be an effective communicator who excels in reporting. Must be able to collaborate with a photographer and work on your own when needed. The ability to cultivate sources and produce enterprise stories is a must.
Candidate must possess strong live reporting skills and be driven by breaking news. The successful candidate must also be proficient on all digital platforms and meet mandated social media goals outlined by management. Some driving required for this position. MVR and Drug Screen required.
Qualified applicants, apply online and attach resume with cover letter and link to your most recent work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
Digital Content Producer – KPLC-TV in Lake Charles is seeking a full-time Digital Content Producer. Candidate must be a self-starter, able to work under tight deadlines, and embrace a newsroom culture that has a heavy focus on our website, social media and other digital platforms. This is the perfect position for someone wanting to join a great television station owned by Raycom Media.
Apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach your resume and any links to your work. MVR and Drug screening required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
KPLC is seeking a part-time Receptionist. Must be organized, able to multi-task, open to learning new job duties, and willing to take on responsibilities as needed. You must be able to greet guests on the phone and in person in a professional, friendly manner. Prior customer service experience is a plus.
Top candidates will have extensive computer knowledge, including Word, Excel, and Power Point, with excellent typing skills. You will provide administrative support for all departments. Drug screening required.
Qualified applicants apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach resume with cover letter. ABSOLUTLEY no phone calls. EOE M/F/D/V
News Producer - Come live, work, and play in the place known as the Festival Capital of Louisiana! The dominant television station and digital hub in Southwest Louisiana has an opening for a Newscast Producer. We’re looking for someone with experience as a broadcast writer and show doctor. This is not a beginner position. We’ll train you thoroughly, but you’ll need to know how to write like a boss before your first day here. Hunger to improve and contribute to our digital and social platforms is important.
KPLC-TV may be DMA 174, but it’s a gateway to a wealth of career opportunities in the Raycom Media family. You must be able to edit video, write copy, be willing to work holidays and irregular hours, and call the shots from the control room. Pre-employment drug screen, driver's license and clean driving record is required.
Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your resume and link to your most recent work. ABSOLUTELY no phone calls. EOE-M/F/D/V
Southwest Louisiana’s KPLC-TV seeks a degreed meteorologist to join the First Alert Weather team. The ideal candidate will keep Southwest Louisiana updated with accurate forecasts and current conditions. You’ll use the latest products from Weather Central/WSI to provide forecasts across multiple platforms. In addition to meteorologist duties, you’ll serve as a web content producer and video journalist.
A bachelor’s degree in meteorology or atmospheric sciences from an accredited institution is required for this position. A background in journalism and/or mass communications is also preferred. Candidate must also have a good driving record, valid driver’s license and the ability to pass drug screening.
Check us out at www.kplctv.com/weather to see the team you’ll join. If you want to be the newest addition to the team, please apply online and include your cover letter, resume, and attach link of your most recent work. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V
KPLC Marketing Producer
News and station marketing producer wanted for small creative marketing team. We are looking for a self-motivated person with good writing skills who can work well with other departments. Candidate responsibilities will be to write, shoot, edit and produce topical news and station image promos. A knowledge of digital and social media platforms and marketing is a plus. Candidate will also be required to assist the station’s Creative Services Department in commercial production and live remotes when needed.
Candidate should have strong computer skills including working knowledge of non-linear editing, and a content management web-based system (Adobe Creative Cloud). Technical training on industrial video and DSLR cameras a plus.
Qualified applicants apply online (Raycom Media Careers) and attach your cover letter and resume. No phone calls please. Drug Screen & MVR check required. EOE-M/F/D/V