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Posted February 26, 2019

Lockwood Broadcast Group in Richmond, Va. seeks full time master control operator responsible for the operation of all systems within a multi station master control. Duties include, but are not limited to, operation of station broadcast automation systems, editing on-air playlist, setup and record satellite and other electronic delivery feeds, ingest and prepare video content onto servers, live on-air switching and quality control of all programming and transmission systems. Must be able to understand and adhere to basic FCC rules including EAS systems and logs. Must be able to work varied shifts including overnights, weekends and holidays. Successful candidate must possess good communication/people skills in a very friendly environment. Previous master control experience desired. No phone calls please.

Please send resume and a brief cover letter to:

Charles Carey : On-Air Operations Manager Lockwood Broadcast Group

3914 Wistar Road Richmond,VA 23228.

Email:ccarey@lbgtv.com

EOE. Drug Free Workplace.

www.lockwoodbroadcast.com


Posted March 13, 2019
Updated January 3, 2021

Lockwood Broadcast Group is looking for experienced Account Executives to manage and grow transactional business as well focusing on prospecting and closing new business in the following regions: KAKE-TV (Wichita, KS), KTEN-TV (Denison, TX), WTNZ-TV (Knoxville, TN), WFXG-TV (Augusta, GA), WDFX-TV (Dothan, AL), WPGX-TV (Panama City, FL), and WSKY-TV (Hampton, VA). We are looking for a self-starter with proficiency in cold calling and creating and delivering presentations.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients while driving revenue to achieve monthly goals
  • Close new and incremental business
  • Understand and interpret business objectives and advertising strategies of clients in order to help them achieve those objectives through effective use of our product portfolio
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must be willing to work in one of the following regions: Wichita, KS; Denison, TX; Knoxville, TN; Augusta, GA; Dothan, AL; Panama City, FL; or Hampton, VA.
  • Proficient in the operation of a computer keyboard
  • Proficient in Microsoft Products including but not limited to Outlook, PowerPoint, Word and Excel
  • Good driving record
  • One-three years of television sales experience is preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in advertising or marketing is preferred

Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Team player, who is flexible to changing needs to daily business
  • Ability to work in a rapid-pace environment

Lockwood Broadcast Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Pre-employment drug test is required along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

Please Send Resumes To:

KAKE-TV (Wichita, KS)
GM Mike Rajewski MRajewski@kake.com

KTEN-TV (Denison, TX)
GM Dave Tillery dtillery@kten.com

WTNZ-TV (Knoxville, TN)
GSM Neal Davis ndavis@wtnzfox43.com

WCAV-TV (Charlottesville, VA)
GM John Cochrane JCochrane@cbs19news.com

WFXG-TV (Augusta, GA)
GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

WDFX-TV (Dothan, AL)
Laura Clark lclark@wdfx34.com

WPGX-TV (Panama City, FL)
GSM Shawna Greene sgreene@wpgxfox28.com

WSKY-TV (Hampton, VA)
GM Kathy Yevak kyevak@sky4tv.com




Posted October 19, 2021

WFXG FOX54 seeks an energetic leader to inspire and guide an experienced sales team. The successful applicant will possess a strong track record of revenue generation through broadcast and digital marketing solutions, understand the value of our various media platforms and how they complement each other, and be able to effectively communicate that value to our sellers and advertising partners. They will also be adept in developing impactful relationships with coworkers and advertisers at the decision-making level.

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Broadcast TV sales management
  • Successful track record of revenue generation
  • Excellent written and oral communication and presentation skills
  • Revenue & expense budgeting
  • Strategic Planning & successful plan implementation
  • Ability to identify the developmental needs of others and to coach/mentor them
  • Proficiency with WideOrbit, Matrix and Kantar software preferred
  • College degree in Marketing, Advertising, Business or Communications preferred
  • Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record
  • As our GSM, you will:

  • Develop and implement strategic plans to achieve revenue goals
  • Manage and price inventory on all platforms to maximize revenue
  • Assist with the creation of exclusive advertiser sponsorships and community events
  • Develop new business and digital revenue initiatives
  • Recruit and train talented sales professionals
  • Advise the General Manager and other Department Heads
  • Manage departmental expenses
  • Resolve customer complaints regarding sales and service
  • Collaborate with Digital Sales and National Sales Managers to exceed station goals
  • Accompany local sales people on calls and build personal relationships with top clients
  • Assist National Sales Manager on sales presentations to national accounts
  • Attend community events and business functions as an ambassador for the station and company
  • Travel and perform other duties as assigned
  • Qualified applicants, please apply directly:

    WFXG FOX54
    GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

    Please reference SalesJobsWFXG in the subject line and attached your resume and links to your work.

    Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record, and background check required. No phone calls please.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sec, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.



    Posted February 3, 2021

    WFXG FOX54 in Augusta, Georgia, is searching for an experienced journalist to anchor our evening newscasts.

    Anchors here are leaders in the newsroom, relying on their news judgment and experience. We need someone who will plug-in to our community, a person who is enterprising and creates compelling news stories and live shots. Our anchors also help mentor young producers and reporters.

    Our anchors also fill-in produce and associate produce daily. Reporting duties as assigned.

    The ideal candidate will also be social media savvy and ready to be part of station events and promotional efforts. The individual who fills this position will play an important role in the long-term growth and success of WFXG FOX54.

    Job Requirements:

  • BA/BS in journalism, Communications or a related field
  • 2-5 years experience preferred
  • Experience in photojournalism, editing, and content management systems
  • Understanding of the tenets of professional journalism
  • A portfolio with examples of strong breaking news reporting
  • Ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots, strong social media skills, including an active news hound presence on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
  • Knowledge of ENPS, LiveU, Frankly and Edius a plus
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines
  • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events
  • Qualified applicants, please apply directly:

    WFXG FOX54
    GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

    Please reference NewsJobsWFXG in the subject line and attached your resume and links to your work.

    Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record, and background check required. No phone calls please.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sec, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


    Posted February 3, 2021

    WFXG FOX 54 in Augusta, Georgia, has an immediate opening for a full-time Web Producer/Assignment Desk Editors. The role of Web Producer/Assignment Desk Editor is critical to the success of our newsroom.

    Duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Managing and creating content for our website, mobile and social media platforms; as well for tv
  • Writing news stories under tight deadlines
  • Sending breaking news push alerts
  • Gathering information from public information officers, elected officials, sources, viewers and others by phone, email and through social media
  • Coordinating and assigning news crews/equipment to cover planned events, breaking news, enterprise stories and other content
  • Monitoring police scanners and responding appropriately to developing events
  • Creating graphics for all news platforms (tv, web/mobile, social)
  • Basic video editing for all news platforms (tv, web/mobile, social)
  • Successful candidates must be self-starters, able to work under tight deadlines and be a vocal part of a newsroom that has a heavy emphasis on digital. Must be a strong writer and copy editor with excellent editorial judgment, creative flair, time management and multi-tasking skills, ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events and the ability to prioritize and re-prioritize quickly. You should also have a practical knowledge of social media and ready to learn the next way to share and tell stories.

    Job Requirements:

  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
  • 2 years of experience preferred, open to recent graduates with strong internship experience
  • Prior news experience or internship preferred
  • Command of the tenets of professional journalism and AP Style
  • Must have basic working knowledge of web design, content management systems and maintenance
  • Basic proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Knowledge of Open Broadcast Software (OBS), Adobe Suite of products, image editing software, streaming video and video editing software
  • Understanding of HTML coding a plus
  • Candidate must be able to learn how to use newsroom software and applications including ENPS, Edius, Oasis/Bitcentral, LiveU, Ross Xpression, Frankly Media
  • Qualified applicants, please apply directly:

    WFXG FOX54
    GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

    Please reference NewsJobsWFXG in the subject line and attached your resume and links to your work.

    Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record, and background check required. No phone calls please.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sec, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


    Posted September 3, 2020

    WFXG FOX 54 in Augusta, Georgia, has an immediate opening for a Newscast Producer.

    This position is responsible for the day-to-day production of assigned newscast(s). You will determine the content and flow of broadcasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also produce content for our website and social media platforms.
    The successful candidate will enterprise news content through a variety of methods including beat calls, social media, and cultivated sources. Ability to work flexible hours including nights, weekends, and holidays is a must. Must be a strong writer and copy editor with excellent editorial
    judgment, time management and multi-tasking skills, and the ability to prioritize and re-prioritize quickly.

    Job Requirements:

  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
  • 2 years of experience preferred, open to recent graduates with strong internship experience
  • Prior news experience or internship preferred
  • Understanding of the tenets of professional journalism
  • Knowledge of non-linear video editing software a plus
  • You must be highly organized with the ability to juggle crews/resources and make quick decisions under intense deadline pressure
  • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events
  • Must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Candidate must quickly become proficient in newsroom software and applications including ENPS, Edius, Oasis/Bitcentral, LiveU, Ross Xpression, Frankly Media, social media platforms.
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    Qualified applicants, please apply directly:

    WFXG FOX54
    GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

    Please reference NewsJobsWFXG in the subject line and attached your resume and links to your work. No phone calls please.

    Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record, and background check required. No phone calls please.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sec, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


    Posted February 3, 2021

    WFXG FOX54 in Augusta, Georgia, is currently recruiting for full-time and part-time Production Assistants to join our growing news operation. Production Assistants perform a variety of duties associated with live newscast production and master control operations.

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Construction, set-up maintenance, installation and operation of props, lighting, mics, prompter, robotic and ENG cameras and other production equipment
  • Digital video editing for news, web and social media
  • Video editing and ingest for programming and commercials as part of master control operations
  • Assist technical directors as needed.
  • Create graphics for newscasts and post-production
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Communications preferred. Completion of college level technical & editing classes a plus. Prefer experience with Adobe Creative Suite and Photoshop.

    Other requirements:

  • Must have good technical and communication skills
  • Typing and good spelling skills; as well as attention to detail necessary
  • Must be able to climb ladder and lift up to 40 pounds
  • Applicants must be willing to work flexible hours, weekends, holidays
  • Be dependable and prompt
  • Qualified applicants, please apply directly:

    WFXG FOX54
    GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

    Please reference NewsJobsWFXG in the subject line and attached your resume and links to your work.

    Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record, and background check required. No phone calls please.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sec, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


    Posted September 3, 2020

    WFXG FOX 54 in Augusta, Georgia, has an immediate opening for a full-time Promotions Producer.

    The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with hands on knowledge and experience in news promotion and commercial production. Must be proficient in lighting, shooting, non-linear editing and motion graphic design for
    broadcast television, web/mobile and social media. Preferred skills include knowledge and experience with the latest versions Adobe Creative Suite with After Effects and Photoshop, and the MAC OSX operating system.

    Successful candidates will be expected to be a team player and take part in all aspects of promotion and marketing. Producers work closely with sales account executives and clients to conceptualize, write, shoot and edit commercials and also with station management on writing/producing station news topical and image promotions.

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop creative promotional campaigns based upon specific programming, targeted demos, and other strategic criteria
  • Schedule, create, and manage all promotional/production needs for Sales including, client commercials, sales presentations, graphic toolkits for sponsored news promotions
  • Ability to manage multiple projects under deadline pressure
  • Provide creative direction on all shoots from writing scripts to shooting/editing videos
  • Design and implement network programing graphics into LED billboard, website, ads, and social media
  • Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field of study preferred or equivalent experience
  • Two years of media marketing experience
  • Superior writing, shooting, non-linear editing, lighting, audio, and graphic design skills
  • Candidates must have experience in multi-platform promotion: on-air, web/mobile, social media and be able to present work samples that show it
  • Qualified applicants, please apply directly:

    WFXG FOX54
    GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

    Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record, and background check required. No phone calls please.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sec, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


    Posted September 3, 2020

    WFXG Fox 54 in Augusta, Georgia, is seeking a creative, dynamic, organized professional to lead our Creative Services team.
    If you are an aggressive, strategic leader who can create and execute powerful and compelling marketing messaging for the station and clients, then we are looking for you!

    Our ideal candidate must possess the ability to create effective marketing campaigns, manage, and motivate marketing producers and continually bring fresh and creative ideas that will help FOX 54 achieve its goals.

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Oversee the execution of station image and brand through demo-targeted campaigns
  • Develop creative promotional campaigns and spots based upon specific programming
  • Oversee the production and use of on-air promotional announcements
  • Conduct meetings with community partners to develop events that build station’s image
  • Oversee all aspects of station event promotions
  • Establish and execute an advertising plan on deadline and within annual budgetary guidelines
  • Oversee the purchasing and placement of outside media
  • Submit co-op reimbursement reports to network
  • Produce and deliver all radio and cable spots for advertising flights
  • Schedule, create, and manage all promotional/production needs for Sales including, client commercials, sales presentations, graphic toolkits for sponsored promotions and community campaigns
  • Ability to manage multiple projects under deadline pressure
  • Ensure all department employees are trained and cross-trained
  • Adhere to all FCC regulations
  • Provide creative direction on all shoots from writing scripts to shooting/editing videos
  • Sustain project management system to ensure producers and their workflow is being fulfilled and deadlines are being met
  • Design and implement network programing graphics into LED billboard, website, ads, and social media
  • Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field of study preferred or equivalent experience
  • Three years of media marketing experience
  • Superior writing, shooting, non-linear editing, lighting, audio, and graphic design skills
  • Candidates must have experience in multi-platform promotion: on-air, web/mobile, social media and be able to present work samples that show it
  • Qualified applicants, please apply directly:

    WFXG FOX54
    GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

    Please reference NewsJobsWFXG in the subject line and attached your resume and links to your work.

    Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record, and background check required. No phone calls please.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sec, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


    Posted September 3, 2020

    WFXG FOX 54 in Augusta, GA, is currently recruiting content creators.

    We are searching for multimedia journalists to fill current and future openings for our expanding news product. We need teammates who are superior at enterprising and producing compelling news stories and live shots.
    The ideal candidate will be creative, positive and open-minded to learning every aspect of storytelling and broadcast news production.

    Job Requirements:

  • BA/BS in journalism, communications or related field
  • 2 years of experience preferred, open to recent graduates with strong internship experience
  • Experience in videojournalism, writing, editing, and content management systems
  • Understanding of the tenets of professional journalism
  • Ability to turn packages daily
  • Ability to generate creative, engaging, content-driven live shots
  • Strong social media skills, including an active presence on Twitter and Facebook
  • Knowledge of ENPS, Edius and LIVEU a plus
  • Producing experience a plus
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work under constant time pressure deadlines
  • Ability to calmly handle live, breaking news situations and changing events
  • Qualified applicants, please apply directly:

    WFXG FOX54
    GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

    Please reference NewsJobsWFXG in the subject line and attached your resume and links to your work.

    Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record, and background check required. No phone calls please.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sec, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


    Posted September 3, 2020

    WWFXG FOX 54 in Augusta, Georgia, is currently recruiting for a full-time News Specialist to join our growing news operation.
    News Specialists are responsible for all aspects of TV news production including directing, robotic, cameras, audio, graphics, teleprompter, shooting and editing video for multimedia platforms.
    Successful candidates are solid technical troubleshooters with good communication skills. They have a prominent role in setting and maintaining station standard of quality in broadcasts.
    Production Assistants perform a variety of duties associated with live newscast production and master control operations.

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Serve as a capable director for live and taped productions using Ross Overdrive Automation
  • Troubleshoot equipment issues and act quickly and professionally to ensure we are providing viewers a high-quality broadcast
  • Collaborate with producers to provide highest quality of service to both the News Department and our broadcast viewers
  • Insert Ross Overdrive codes for later execution during live broadcast
  • Operate robotic cameras, graphics video servers, audio equipment and video switcher using Ross Overdrive software and peripherals
  • Before and during live broadcast, preview graphic and video for accuracy before delivering to air
  • Monitor on-air signals, ingest daily programming and commercials, and operate the Master Control automation system
  • Serve as a capable photographer for assigned shoots and breaking news scenarios
  • Download and edit video content for air using non-linear editing software
  • Responsible for regular care and maintenance of videography & studio equipment including camera, microphones, and lights
  • Maintain news vehicles according to company guidelines and submit monthly odometer reports
  • Various other duties as assigned
  • Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge and experience in live television production are preferred
  • Candidate must have above average skills in communication and multi-tasking
  • Demonstrate excellent skills in handling high stress environment and operating in a team environment
  • A strong knowledge of computers and broadcast standards required
  • Technical experience with: Ross Overdrive, Master Control Automation, Robotic Cameras, Broadcast Audio Mixers, Video Servers and Graphics Devices, non-linear editing, videography using Sony or Panasonic digital video cameras
  • Experience:

  • Prefer a minimum of one-year experience in live television production and/or as a news videographer
  • Physical Requirements:

  • Strength and coordination sufficient to perform job duties and work in cramped spaces
  • Hearing, vision, depth perception and hand-to-eye coordination sufficient to perform job duties
  • Visual and auditory acuity necessary to operate equipment and identify color-coding
  • Ability to tolerate temperature, weather extremes and low light conditions
  • Qualified applicants, please apply directly:

    WFXG FOX54
    GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

    Please reference NewsJobsWFXG in the subject line and attached your resume and links to your work. No phone calls.

    Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record, and background check required. No phone calls please.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sec, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


    Posted September 3, 2020

    WFXG Fox 54 in Augusta, Georgia, is currently recruiting for a full-time, hourly Master Control Operator to join our growing news operation.
    This position is part of WFXG’s Master Control & News Production crew and will serve in other broadcast support capacities as necessary.
    The work schedule will include nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays for 40 hours per week.

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Monitoring the quality and accuracy of our on-air signals and documenting discrepancies
  • Ensuring the transmission meets government regulations and the station’s high standards
  • Video editing and ingest for programming and commercial playout
  • Troubleshooting equipment and technical malfunctions
  • Assist technical directors as needed
  • Checking mics, prompter, robotic cameras and other production equipment
  • Digital video editing for news
  • Create graphics for newscasts and post-production
  • Education:

    Minimum of a high school degree or equivalent. Completion of college level technical and editing classes a plus. Prefer experience with non-linear editing and Photoshop.

    Other requirements:

  • Good eyesight and hearing required
  • Must be able to sit or stand for long periods of time
  • Must have good technical and communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Applicants must be willing to work flexible hours, weekends and holidays
  • Be dependable and prompt
  • Qualified applicants, please apply directly:

    WFXG FOX54
    GM Denise Vickers dvickers@wfxg.com

    Please reference NewsJobsWFXG in the subject line and attached your resume and links to your work. No phone calls.

    Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record, and background check required. No phone calls please.

    We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sec, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.



    Posted: Januaey 20, 2021

    KAKE News has an immediate opening for an energetic and enterprising Multi-Media Journalist in a fast paced newsroom. PRIMARY DUTIES:

  • Develop, shoot, write and present stories as assigned for newscasts, specials or special projects
  • Perform active live shots in the field or studio as assigned by Producer
  • Edit stories as assigned
  • Drive and operate station vehicles
  • Travel long distances in the execution of assigned duties
  • Be available on-call as assigned
  • Look for points of difference in storytelling, including walking, talking, touching, feeling and using props in stand-ups and live shots
  • Support and champion the KAKE News brand
  • Post video and stories on web and mobile platforms
  • Win breaking bews

    QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • At least 2 years’ experience as a MMJ is preferred
  • College degree in broadcast journalism
  • Ability to work independently with excellent editorial judgment
  • Have a good driving record
  • Pleasant and engaging physical appearance and demeanor
  • Aggressive and competitive qualities with an overriding sense of good journalism, and fair reporting

    To apply, please send resume and example of work to:

    Lori Johnson, Business Manager
    KAKE-TV
    1500 N. West Street
    Wichita, KS 67203
    ljohnson@kake.com
    No Telephone Calls

    Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE-TV provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Pre-employment drug test is required as well as a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.


  • Posted: January 20, 2021

    KAKE-TV, the ABC affiliate in Wichita, is looking for an aggressive, highly motivated and skilled News Reporter/Producer to join our award-winning staff. We are seeking a journalist with a great work ethic. Duties and Expectations:

  • Must be able to perform duties on all platforms, from on-air, to web publishing, and all other social media
  • Must have strong writing ability and outstanding organizational and communication skills
  • Must have a winning attitude and want the best in each and every newscast
  • Must be a self-starter and be able to present a balanced news product
  • Must be creative, open to ideas, and make our newscasts as strong as they can be
  • Must be an active participant in editorial meetings and take a leadership role in generating story ideas
  • Drive and operate station vehicles

    QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least 1 year of television news experience
  • College degree in broadcast journalism or mass communications is preferred
  • Have a valid driver’s license and good driving record

    When applying please note your referral source and send resume reel to:

    Lori Johnson, Business Manager
    KAKE-TV
    1500 N. West Street
    Wichita, KS 67203
    ljohnson@kake.com
    No Telephone Calls

    Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE-TV provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Pre-employment drug test is required as well as a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.


  • Posted: February 12, 2021

    KAKE Creative Services is looking for a full time Multi-Media Producer to help our local station marketing and client sales efforts. Qualified candidates will be able to do it all - write, shoot, light, direct, edit and produce advertising, commercials and motion graphics for television & our digital media platforms.

    Primary responsibility is for writing, editing & shooting. The ideal candidate should have experience in visual storytelling, commercial and/or promo production, videography, non-linear editing and graphic design.

    The job is based in Wichita, KS, but serves clients and viewers throughout Kansas. Occasional staffing/shooting at KAKE evening/weekend community events will be required. This is a fast-paced environment with hard deadlines. You must be a self-starter and disciplined. Strong oral communication skills are necessary as this producer works constantly with clients & the KAKE newsroom staff. Ability to lift equipment required. Candidate must have clean driving record and the desire to become part of a strong creative team.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in on-air cable, broadcast environment or post-production house.
  • Two years’ non-linear editing and shooting experience is preferred.
  • Strong aptitude for new technology.
  • Self-directing, self-motivating, with ability to work in a fast paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Competitive spirit and strong team collaborator.

    Interested candidates can apply to:

    Lori Johnson, Business Manager
    KAKE-TV
    1500 N. West Street
    Wichita, KS 67203
    ljohnson@kake.com
    No Telephone Calls

    Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE-TV provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Pre-employment drug test is required as well as a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.


  • Posted: February 12, 2021

    KAKE-TV, the ABC affiliate in Wichita, Kansas, has an opening for a News Producer. We are a fast-paced newsroom that puts an emphasis on breaking news and weather coverage.

    Duties and Expectations:

  • Responsible for directing reporters and photographers to complete assigned tasks, and structuring newscasts to fit within time parameters
  • Respond to viewer inquiries and make regular “beat” calls to stay on top of the latest news developments
  • Active participant in editorial meetings and take a leadership role in generating story ideas
  • Must be active in social media and embrace producing content for multiple platforms
  • Must be a team play with a positive attitude and desire to win

    QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least 1 year of television news experience is preferred
  • College degree in English, Broadcast Journalism or Mass Communications or equivalent experience
  • Strong writing ability, outstanding organizational skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in multi-tasking, and have a flexible work schedule

    Interested candidates can apply to:

    Lori Johnson, Business Manager
    KAKE-TV
    1500 N. West Street
    Wichita, KS 67203
    ljohnson@kake.com
    No Telephone Calls

    Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE-TV provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Pre-employment drug test is required as well as a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.


  • Posted: January 20, 2021

    KAKE News has an immediate opening for an energetic and enterprising Multimedia Journalist in a fast paced newsroom.

    Primary Duties:

  • Develop, shoot, write and present stories as assigned for newscasts, specials or special projects
  • Perform active live shots in the field or studio as assigned by Producer
  • Edit Stories as assigned
  • Drive and operate station vehicles
  • Travel long distances in the execution of assigned duties
  • Be available on-call as assigned
  • Look for points of difference in storytelling, including walking, talking, touching, feeling and using props in stand-ups and live shots
  • Support and champion the KAKE News Brand
  • Be able to post video and stories on web and mobile platforms
  • Win Breaking News

    QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

  • At least 2 years experience as a MMJ is preferred
  • College degree in broadcast journalism
  • Ability to work independently with excellent editorial judgment
  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Pleasant and engaging physical appearance and demeanor
  • Aggressive and competitive qualities with an overriding sense of good journalism, and fair reporting

    Send resume and DVD/url example of work to:

    Lori Johnson, Business Manager
    KAKE-TV
    1500 N. West Street
    Wichita, KS 67203
    ljohnson@kake.com
    No Telephone Calls

    Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE-TV provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Pre-employment drug test is required as well as a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.


  • Posted: February 17, 2021

    KAKE-TV, the ABC affiliate in Wichita, Kansas, has a full-time on-camera Meteorologist position available.

    Primary duties will be on-air weekend afternoons and nights, plus three days with a mix of on-air, weather producing, and digital.

    This position is highly involved on-air during continuous severe weather coverage. Radar interpretation skills, including the ability to value add and properly communicate threats live on-air, rather than rely solely on NWS is paramount.

    The successful applicant must be an AMS CBM, or meet the qualifications to obtain. The ability to forecast, create on-air/digital weather content, and present live from in-studio or on-location is required.

    To apply, please send resume and example of work to:

    Lori Johnson, Business Manager
    KAKE-TV
    1500 N. West Street
    Wichita, KS 67203
    ljohnson@kake.com
    No Telephone Calls

    Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE-TV provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Pre-employment drug test is required as well as a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.


    Posted: January 19, 2021

    KAKE-TV has an immediate opening for a Broadcast Television Transmitter Technician. This person will be responsible for repair, maintenance and installation of television transmitters and associated equipment. They will be responsible for stations compliance with FCC and FAA Rules and Regulations. The candidate must have strong skills in electronics theory and equipment maintenance.

    Job Duties:

  • Troubleshoot and repair VHF/UHF television transmitters and associated equipment
  • Maintenance of microwave links
  • Involves working with AC, DC and RF voltages in transmission equipment
  • Maintenance of air conditioning systems
  • Keep stations compliant with FCC Rules and Regulations as well as related local, state, federal and FAA regulations including monitoring EAS systems
  • Generate new and update existing block diagrams using MS Visio
  • Assist with repair and installation of various broadcast studio equipment as needed

    Requirements and Skills:

  • Knowledge of circuit theory and use of electronic test equipment
  • Proficiency with spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, multi-meters, power meters and other equipment used to repair transmitter, microwave, video and audio equipment
  • General knowledge and experience with mechanical-based equipment
  • Knowledge of air conditioning systems and maintenance
  • Familiarity with FCC regulations concerning television broadcasting, LPTV and EAS
  • Good eyesight and hearing, ability to lift equipment that may exceed 50 pounds
  • Strong communication, organizational and problem solving skills
  • Available for on-call emergencies

    Send resume and references to:

    Lori Johnson, Business Manager
    KAKE-TV
    1500 N. West Street
    Wichita, KS 67203
    ljohnson@kake.com
    No Telephone Calls

    Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE-TV provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Pre-employment drug test is required as well as a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.


  • Posted: January 19, 2021

    KAKE-TV is currently seeking a professional salesperson to assist Kansas business owners in achieving their marketing objectives utilizing KAKE-TV, Me-TV Kansas and a broad suite of digital advertising solutions. The ideal candidate will possess strong communication, analytical, and presentation skills.

    DUTIES AND EXPECTATIONS:

  • Develop new business by developing relationships with local business owners and other influencers
  • Retain and develop current customer business
  • Develop consultative solutions to advertiser marketing needs utilizing broadcast and digital marketing mediums
  • Assist in the development and production of advertising campaigns
  • Serve as a representative of KAKE to the community
  • Maintain accurate projections of revenue

    QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Strong communication, analytical, and presentation skills
  • 2 years prior successful outside sales experience – Broadcast media or digital marketing experience is preferred
  • Proficient using Microsoft Office products
  • Good driving record and reliable transportation for visiting clients
  • Enjoy a fast paced environment with a focus on results

    Our Account Executives receive a full benefits package including health and dental insurance, 401k, and paid vacation.

    Send resume and references to:

    Lori Johnson, Business Manager
    KAKE-TV
    1500 N. West Street
    Wichita, KS 67203
    ljohnson@kake.com
    No Telephone Calls

    Lockwood Broadcast Group and KAKE-TV provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Pre-employment drug test is required as well as a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.




  • Lockwood Broadcast Group (WCAV-CBS, WVAW-ABC, FOX Virginia) is looking for a full time Meteorologist/Reporter to join our team in our brand-new state of the art studio and weather center located in Charlottesville, VA.

    Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Creating accurate forecasts and attention-grabbing graphics for station newscasts
  • Assisting other weather staff as directed in times of severe and non-severe weather, vacations, weekends, holidays, emergencies, and other occasions
  • Updating and maintaining station social media accounts
  • Participating in school visits and station-related public appearances and activities
  • Reporting of weather and non-related weather stories as assigned by the News Director.
  • The ideal candidate will possess a good attitude, dependable team-based work ethic, strong on-camera presence, and either a Bachelor of Science degree in meteorology or a CBM/NWA Television Seal of Approval.

    Prior commercial television weather experience is preferred but recent college graduates are encouraged to apply. Experience with WSI MAX and social media platforms is a plus. An excellent driving record is mandatory.

    If you are interested in working in a city that is consistently voted one of the best places in America to live, has four distinct seasons, and has access to the ocean, mountains, and big cities within a three-hour drive, please e-mail your resume, cover letter, and reel links to tkoshko@cbs19news.com. NO PHONE CALLS.

    Lockwood Broadcast Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Pre-employment drug test is required along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.



    Posted February 17, 2021

    Lockwood Broadcast Group (WCAV-CBS, WVAW-ABC, FOX Virginia) is looking for a News Producer to join our team in our brand-new state of the art studio located in Charlottesville, VA.

    Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Produces newscasts for broadcasts across all platforms
  • Balances news and feature content to create compelling broadcasts
  • Work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories
  • Deliver engaging content on a daily basis and incorporate into digital platforms
  • Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Willing to work in Charlottesville, VA
  • Ability to develop news stories through beat calls, social media and cultivated sources
  • Flexibility to work any shift
  • Degree in Journalism or related field
  • Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to problem solve solo and in a group setting.
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • If working with and contributing to a team focused on quality and becoming market leaders sounds good to you, apply today! We look forward to hearing from you.

    Please send cover letter and resume to Dan Schutte, News Director at: dschutte@cbs19news.com

    Lockwood Broadcast Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Pre-employment drug test is required along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.



    Posted February 17, 2021

    Lockwood Broadcast Group is looking for a News Reporter to join our team in our brand-new state of the art studio located in Charlottesville VA. Our newly acquired station WCAV, the CBS, Fox, and ABC affiliates of Charlottesville, VA has moved into their newly built studio and are looking for a talented News Reporter to drive news.

    Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Daily front multiple live shots
  • Write copy for station digital content
  • Demonstrate compelling storytelling using dynamic live shots
  • Drive viewers to the station broadcasts and websites
  • Produce newscasts for broadcasts across all platforms
  • Work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories
  • Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Willing to work in Charlottesville, VA.
  • Solid vocal delivery, camera presence, and clear enunciation
  • Strong reporting skills
  • Excellent reading, writing, spelling, grammar and organizational skills
  • Degree in Journalism or related field
  • Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to multi-task
  • Skilled interviewer, creative story teller and writer
  • Strong live reporting skills; demonstrated ability to react in breaking news situations
  • Proficient in photojournalism, editing and content management systems
  • Excellent news judgment and ability to problem-solve.
  • Ability to problem solve solo and in a group setting.
  • Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment
  • If a brand-new studio with a team focused on quality and becoming market leaders sounds good to you, apply today! We look forward to hearing from you.

    Please send cover letter and resume to Dan Schutte, News Director at: dschutte@cbs19news.com

    Lockwood Broadcast Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Pre-employment drug test is required along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.



    Posted February 17, 2021

    WCAV CBS19 in Charlottesville, Virginia is currently recruiting a Full Time Master Control Operator/Director to join our growing news operation. Production Assistants perform a variety of duties associated with live newscast production and master control operations.

    Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Mics, prompter, robotic cameras and other production equipment
  • Digital video editing for news
  • Video editing and ingest for programming and commercials as part of master control operations
  • Assist technical directors as needed
  • Create graphics for newscasts and post-production


  • Education: Minimum of a high school degree or equivalent. Completion of college level technical and editing classes a plus. Prefer experience with non-linear editing and photoshop.

    Other Requirements:

  • Must have good technical and communication skills
  • Typing and good spelling skills, as well as attention to detail
  • Must be able to climb a ladder and lift up to 40 pounds
  • Applicants must be willing to work flexible hours, weekends and holidays
  • Be dependable and prompt
  • Qualified applicants please apply directly to: Jorma Tuomisto, Director of Operations jtuomisto@cbs19news.com

    Please reference NewsJobsWCAV in the e-mail subject line and attach resume and links to your work.

    Lockwood Broadcast Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Pre-employment drug test is required along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.


    Posted January 12, 2021
    Updated February 5, 2021

    KTEN Television, the NBC/ABC/CW affiliates in Denison, Texas, has an opening for a full-time Director of Sports.

    Must be organized and able to lead the sports department’s focus on local sports. The successful candidate for this position will have extensive knowledge of social media, be well versed in broadcast videography and editing, and first and foremost must be an exceptional journalist and storyteller with a strong, energetic on-air personality.

    Community involvement and the ability to cultivate solid relationships with area school administrations, coaches and players is critical.

    The successful candidate will work in the shadows of TV Markets #5 (Dallas), #44 (Oklahoma City) and #61 (Tulsa). College degree or equivalent required.

    Send resume, cover letter and available links to:

    Dave Tillery
    KTEN General Manager
    10 Highpoint Circle
    Denison, Texas 75020
    dtillery@kten.com
    NO PHONE CALLS

    Lockwood Broadcast Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Pre-employment drug test is required along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

    Posted December 16, 2020

    KTEN-TV -- the NBC (10.1), ABC (10.3) & CW (10.2) affiliates serving the Sherman/Ada/Ardmore region (market 158) -- has two open Reporter/Producer positions.

    The successful candidates will function as one-person-band reporters and newscast/digital producers the rest of the time. These individuals will be well-versed in social media, broadcast videography and editing.

    The successful candidates must be exceptional journalists and storytellers. Community involvement and the ability to cultivate good relationships with local newsmakers are critical.

    One position is based in Denison, Texas; the other is based in Ardmore, Oklahoma. The candidates selected will work in the shadows of Markets 5 (Dallas), 43 (Oklahoma City) and 58 (Tulsa). KTEN-TV is an equal opportunity employer.

    College degree or equivalent required. Some reporting and anchoring preferred, but not required.

    Email resume, cover letter and available links to:

    Dave Tillery
    KTEN General Manager
    10 Highpoint Circle
    Denison, Texas 75020
    dtillery@kten.com
    NO PHONE CALLS

    Lockwood Broadcast Group provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Pre-employment drug test is required along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

    Posted May 5, 2019
    Updated December 31, 2019

    KTEN has openings for experienced Account Executives to manage and grow transactional business as well as focusing on prospecting and closing new business. We are looking for a self-starter with proficiency in cold calling and creating and delivering presentations.

    Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Develop and maintain direct relationships with agencies and clients while driving revenue to achieve monthly goals
  • Close new and incremental business
  • Understand and interpret business objectives and advertising strategies of clients in order to help them achieve those objectives through effective use of our product portfolio
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations
  • Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Must be willing to work in Denison, Texas
  • Proficient in the operation of a computer keyboard
  • Proficient in Microsoft products, including but not limited to Outlook, PowerPoint, Word and Excel
  • Good driving record
  • One-three years of television sales experience is preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in advertising or marketing is preferred
  • Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Excellent negotiation and customer service skills
  • Team player, who is flexible to changing needs to daily business
  • Ability to work in a rapid-pace environment
  • Lockwood Broadcast Group and KTEN provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. A pre-employment drug test is required, along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

    Please send resumes to:

    mterilli@kten.com




    Posted April 14, 2021

    Lockwood Broadcast Group is looking for an experienced Account Executive to manage and grow transactional business as well as focus on prospecting and closing new business for WSKY-TV & Lockwood Digital (Hampton, VA). We are looking for a self-starter with experience & success in cold calling and creating and delivering presentations. The right candidate will have experience in direct business to business sales. We are looking for a person who can build new business and encourage long term orders. The key to success is gaining trust by consultative & supportive selling and closing deals in a very positive and effective way

    Duties include:

  • Developing and maintaining direct relationships with clients and agencies while driving revenue and achieving monthly goals for TV and digital sales.
  • Prospecting and closing new & incremental business and renewals.
  • Prepare, schedule and deliver sales presentations for TV and digital campaigns.
  • Qualifications:

  • Must be willing to work in Hampton Roads VA and Northeastern NC regions.
  • Television and digital advertising sales experience is preferred.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in advertising & marketing is preferred.
  • Talents and Skills:

  • Self-motivated and goal-oriented
  • Strong communications skills
  • Compelling negotiations and customer service skills
  • Positive team player to help motivate others
  • Lockwood Broadcast Group and WSKY provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. A pre-employment drug test is required, along with a background screen as allowed by federal, state, and local laws and regulations.

    Please send resumes to

    Steve Tobin - stobin@sky4tv.com