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Human Resources
7 Bulfinch Place
Boston, MA 02114
Fax: (617) 248-0653
E-mail:human_resources@whdh.com


Updated January 15, 2014

Job No. 3339
Title: National Sales Assistant
Requirements: Supports National Sales Manager and National Sales Reps in day-to-day operations of WHDH Sales. Must be proficient in MS Office and have experience managing a variety of databases. Must be able to operate successfully in a fast paced, demanding environment while prioritizing multiple projects and responsibilities. Candidates should possess superior organizational skills and a strong work ethic. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience preferred. WHDH/WLVI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3338
Title: PT Production Assistant
Requirements: : Assist Producer and/or Director in preparation of news shows under the direction of Executive and Program Producers. Perform administrative support duties, prepare and distribute news formats, and assist with research. All other duties as assigned. Some newsroom experience required. College degree preferred. WHDH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3337
Title: Executive Producer-Special Projects
Requirements: WHDH is seeking an Executive Producer of Special Projects who can generate creative story ideas and knows how to work with producers, reporters and editors to get those stories on-air in the most compelling way. Strong story-telling and management skills are a must. Minimum 3 years experience running a Special Projects department in a major market is preferred.
 

Job No. 3333
Title: Promotions Producer/Preditor
Requirements: Seeking highly self-motivated Producer with excellent producing/writing skills and a great eye for graphics. Ideal candidate will write, produce and edit video for newscast promotions. This includes producing news image campaigns, news topicals, teases, coverage spots and POP's. Individual must have strong writing abilities combined with communication and people skills. Experience editing video in a nonlinear environment is a must. Candidate must be able to work under pressure, and meet strict deadlines. Individual must work closely with newsroom staff, attending meetings and collaborating with producers and reporters. They will also work with Design Department in ordering and reviewing graphics. Candidate must have 2-5 years major market writing / producing experience. College degree and computer knowledge required. programming image campaigns, station promotion and sales promotion projects. Serve as a liaison to the sales department to prepare sales projects and edit sessions. All other duties as assigned. Experience editing with Final Cut Pro a plus. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3331
Title: Videotape Coordinator
Requirements: Coordinating videotape editing with newscast producers, preparing rundown of editing, organizing and prioritizing videotape editing. Experience coordinating videotape, knowledge of editing. All other duties as assigned. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3327
Title: PT Writer
Requirements: Write for major newscasts. Knowledge of television production, including videotape usage. Ability to use broad range of sources for news gathering. All other duties as assigned. College degree. At least two years major market writing experience. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3326
Title: Network Specialist
Requirements: WHDH-TV in Boston is seeking a Desktop/Network Engineer to join the IT department immediately. This is a fast paced, intense, and demanding environment that requires accurate and quick problem determination and issue resolution; proactive maintenance and management of the production environment; and consistent follow-up and follow-through on all service tickets, initiatives and responsibilities. The selected individual must be able to work a flexible schedule; cover after hours support and special events; be on-call for urgent requests; and be able to get to work in difficult weather conditions. Key responsibilities include: • Direct end user support and user training • Windows 2008 Domain administration • Basic Cisco switch administration • Citrix administration • Administration and maintenance of email, data backups, network, wireless devices and other corporate IT related items and productivity tools • Development of processes and tools to continuously improve the level of support provided • Plan, implement and support corporate IT security and policies • Maintain existing and develop new vendor relationships • Install PCs, software and network equipment including the installation of network cabling • Research equipment and software, and recommend purchases • Work with various departments to implement IT solutions for their business requirements Qualifications include: • Three (3) years of direct end-user and network support experience • BA or BS in Computer Science is preferred. • Broadcast experience preferred. • VMware experience a plus. • Previous experience in a high availability 24/7 service-oriented environment is preferred. • Excellent problem-solving, communication and customer service skills (written and verbal) is required • Certifications including MCSA and/or MCSE are a plus. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer
 

Job No. 3325
Title: Chyron Supervisor
Requirements: Supervise Chyron operators on three different shifts. Handle scheduling, training, and work with the design and post-production departments on pre-pro and franchise looks. Work closely with Chyron operators leading up to and during newscasts. All other duties as assigned. Must be able to work in news/control room environment on live shows, under pressure, and must meet tight deadlines. Must have experience in Chyron Lyric PRO and Hyper X2, VizRT, and Newsticker (2 years minimum). Have worked in news environment, graphic background preferred. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3318
Title: Producer
Requirements: : Line produce fast-paced, creative, breaking-news focused newscast with responsibility for story selection and placement, graphics, teases, pre-production effects; assign duties to writers and production assistants; work closely with Executive Producers and Creative Services Department to showcase coverage. All other duties as assigned. 3-5 years medium-major market producing experience required. Knowledge of New England preferred. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3317
Title: PT Van Technician
Requirements: Seek experienced technician with additional skills in one or more of additional areas: audio, shoot, edit, KU operator (requires CDL license), rack operations and maintenance. Hours various – shifts various. Major market experience preferred. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3316
Title: PT Photographer/Editor
Requirements: A minimum of five years experience in news photography and Edius Pro editing is mandatory. A thorough knowledge of all ENG practices is required. The ability to operate Microwave trucks is preferred. A demonstrated ability to work under pressure and meet all deadlines is required. Non linear and linear machine to machine editing experience is required. A Broadcast Communications degree, and or technical training is a plus. A clean driver’s license is also required.
 

Job No. 3309
Title: Promotions Producer
Requirements: Seeking highly self-motivated Producer with excellent producing/writing skills and a great eye for graphics. Ideal candidate will write, produce and edit video for newscast promotions. This includes producing news image campaigns, news topicals, teases, coverage spots and POP's. Individual must have strong writing abilities combined with communication and people skills. Experience editing video in a nonlinear environment is a must. Candidate must be able to work under pressure, and meet strict deadlines. Individual must work closely with newsroom staff, attending meetings and collaborating with producers and reporters. They will also work with Design Department in ordering and reviewing graphics. Candidate must have 2-5 years major market writing / producing experience. College degree and computer knowledge required. programming image campaigns, station promotion and sales promotion projects. Serve as a liaison to the sales department to prepare sales projects and edit sessions. All other duties as assigned. Experience editing with Final Cut Pro a plus. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3291
Title: Investigative/Special Projects Reporter
Requirements: Originate, research, report, write, produce and present news stories with a concentration on investigative reporting. 3-5 years of investigative reporting experience in medium or large market required. A deep knowledge of computer-assisted reporting, public records requests/access and public records law is preferred. Looking for a solid journalist, aggressive reporter and excellent writer who can tell a clear, concise and highly-visual story from complex material. College degree preferred. Send DVD or Web links and Resume to Human Resources. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3286
Title: Producer
Requirements: Line produce fast-paced, creative, breaking-news focused newscast with responsibility for story selection and placement, graphics, teases, pre-production effects; assign duties to writers and production assistants; work closely with Executive Producers and Creative Services Department to showcase coverage. All other duties as assigned. 3-5 years medium-major market producing experience required. Knowledge of New England preferred. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 3236
Title: Meteorologist
Requirements: WHDH-TV in Boston, MA is looking for an accurate weather forecaster for weekday morning newscasts. Must be able to generate creative, animated weather graphics. Must have an AMS Seal and a minimum of 3-5 years experience. WHDH-TV is an EOE employer.
 

Job No. 3231
Title: Special Projects Producer
Requirements: Producer will work as off-air reporter, putting together aggressive, compelling segments for our newscast. Excellent researching, interviewing, and writing skills. Ability to meet tight deadlines. Ability to think visually and use creative video in stories. All other duties as assigned. At least 5 years producing special projects segments in major television news market, with a strong concentration on investigative work. College degree preferred. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

Job No. 1739
Title: PT Maintenance Technician
Requirements: Operation, repair and maintenance of broadcast equipment to the component level. SBE certification and FCC license preferred. Experience in maintaining digital broadcast equipment, including non-linear and linear editing systems, cameras, Betacam SX, HDCam and XDcam systems, video file servers, network integration’s system, microwave and satellite systems. Thorough knowledge of Windows/Mac/Unix/Linux based operating systems, LAN/WAN platforms. TCP/IP. 2-5 years of maintenance experience in television broadcast preferred. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.