WNEP Jobs

Current Employment Opportunities:
Web Content Producer
News Producer
Photographer



Night Web Content Producer
WNEP-TV, the ABC affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Pa. has an opportunity for the right person to become part of a dynamic news organization! Newswatch 16 has an immediate opening for a Night Web Content Producer.

We’re looking for someone who understands what users looking for news want on a website: a journalist who can produce original content for users and can oversee, train and manage others on adding stories and video to the web.

The right person for this job has good news judgment, excellent writing skills, can work independently without supervision, understands how to engage others in social media and has a working knowledge of facebook, twitter, and blogs.

Preferred qualifications for the job include a degree in journalism, internet technology or a related field, and experience working in a fast-paced, deadline driven television newsroom.

NOTE: This position requires working night, and weekend shifts. Please do not apply if you’re not able or willing to fulfill this requirement.

OTHER DUTIES: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change, e.g. , emergencies, changes in personnel, work load, rush jobs, special projects, technological developments, etc.

If you are interested, apply to News Director Carl Abraham, 16 Montage Mt. Rd., Moosic, PA 18507 or email: Carl.Abraham@wnep.com

The position requires a valid driver’s license. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. No Phone calls please.



News Producer
WNEP-TV, the ABC affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Pa. has an immediate opening for a News Producer.

If producing is your passion, we may be your perfect match! Newswatch 16 covers every county in the market aggressively and we have the tools to do it – sat trucks, live trucks, live cellular broadband, and three bureaus! You can be a part of a long-time market – and national – leader in ratings success.

Our show producers coordinate the writing and editing of scripts, putting together full screen graphics, and line-produce shows. The right person for the job needs to be able to multi-task and work under pressure and deadlines on a daily basis.

Qualified applicants must have a degree in journalism and have experience producing newscasts. Knowledge of AP writing style required. Knowledge of all social media platforms is also required.

Apply to:
News Director Carl R. Abraham, 16 Montage Mountain Road, Moosic, PA 18507 or email: Carl.Abraham@wnep.com

The position requires a valid driver’s license. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. No Phone calls please.

OTHER DUTIES: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change, e.g. emergencies, changes in personnel, work load, rush jobs, special projects, technological developments, etc.



Photographer
WNEP-TV, the ABC affiliate in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Pa. has an immediate opening for an experienced, highly creative and motivated photographer.

The right candidate needs to be able to work independently or with reporters and shoot/edit packages, run microwave and satellite trucks and edit newscasts when needed.

Qualified applicants must have at least two years’ experience as a broadcast news field photographer. Experience with Sony video cameras and Final Cut Pro preferred. This position requires flexibility to work nights, weekends, and holidays.

Newswatch 16 has been one of the most successful newsrooms in the country. We cover the largest geographical area east of the Mississippi! You could be part of a fantastic team that cares passionately about news!
OTHER DUTIES: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.  While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change, e.g., emergencies, changes in personnel, work load, rush jobs, special projects, technological developments, etc. If you are interested, apply to Chief Photographer Paul Kielbasa, WNEP-TV, 16 Montage Mountain Road, Moosic, PA 18507 or send resume/on-line video in an e-mail to: Paul.Kielbasa@wnep.com

The position requires a valid driver’s license. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace. No phone calls please.


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