Utility player sought to help write news copy, serve as fill-in producer, and perform other newsroom duties. Applicants should have top-notch academic records, writing skills, and some television producing background. Send resume, writing samples, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please refer to Job #Z288 in all correspondence. EOE
About 69 News
WFMZ recently won 5 first place awards in the Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcast Association awards for 2015. The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences recognized us with a regional Emmy for Best Newscast in 2014 and 2012, and 2004. In the 2014 regional Emmys, we garnered 3 of the 5 nominations for Best Newcast. The Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcasters Association named us Best Newscast in 2006, 2009, 2010, and 2011. Our widely watched Election Central is a perennial winner and nominee of various Emmy, Associated Press, and Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters awards.
69 News is an innovator in the field of TV journalism. We launched the nation's first local 24-hour AccuWeather Channel, and we produce a daily Spanish-language newscast. In total, we produce 8.5 hours of news per day with a staff of 75 full-time newspeople. 69 News has openings for superior candidates who wish to join a team with a reputation for journalistic excellence.
TV Business Reporter
WFMZ-TV seeks a reporter to specialize in matters of interest to the business community. Stories will focus on the economy, legal and governmental issues that impact business, profiles of entrepreneurs and local companies, localization of such topics as minimum wage, healthcare, and environmental regulation. Responsibilities will include daily TV reports, long-form web stories, and managing the station’s business webpage. Send resume, reel, writing samples, and references to email@example.com. Please refer to Job #Z285 in all correspondence. Sell us on your knowledge of business affairs. EOE
Web Producer, Part Time
WFMZ.com is looking for a quick and capable writer with solid news judgment and current technical skills to create web and social media content. Must have professional newswriting experience as well as web and social media experience. Monday through Friday shift, 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Send writing samples, resume, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please refer to Job #Z286 in all correspondence. EOE
Web Reporter, Part Time
WFMZ.com in Allentown seeks experienced print-style journalist familiar with the Lehigh Valley to provide in –depth detailed coverage of Allentown Council, Bethlehem Council, Lehigh County Commissioners and other government bodies.. Shift is Monday through Thursday evenings and may include additional hours. Send resume, references, and clips to email@example.com. Please refer to Job #Z287 in all correspondence. EOE
Producer, TV News
WFMZ-TV is looking for someone who knows how to make a newscast sing. TV journalism experience, strong writing and organizational skills required. Send resume, references, and writing samples to ProducerJob@wfmz.com. Please reference Job #Z281 in all correspondence. WFMZ serves eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey, focusing on Allentown, Bethlehem, and Reading. EOE
WFMZ cares about quality storytelling. We’re looking for an NPPA-style shooter with a minimum of one year of experience and live truck operation. WFMZ-TV in Allentown, PA serves the Lehigh Valley in the northern portion of the Philadelphia DMA. The Lehigh Valley is Pennsylvania's most dynamic and thriving region and is within easy reach of Manhattan, Philadelphia, and the Pocono Mountains. Email resume, references and video links to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference Job #Z279 in all correspondence. EOE.
Television News Reporter
WFMZ is an aggressive award-winning news operation with offices in Allentown and Reading, PA serving the northern half of the Philadelphia DMA. . The area is Pennsylvania's most dynamic and thriving region and is within easy reach of Manhattan, Philadelphia, and the Pocono Mountains. We’re looking for a talented storyteller with strong live skills. Send links, resume and references to email@example.com. Reference Job#Z270 in all correspondence. Minimum 2 years on-camera experience required. EOE
TV Photojournalist - On Call
WFMZ-TV, 69 News, is looking for an individual to be on call overnights for breaking news shoots between 11 pm and 9 am. Applicants must have immediate access to a car and live in the Reading area. Some experience preferred. Send resume and references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to refer to Job #Z278 in all correspondence. EOE
Promotion Crew - Part-time
69 WFMZ-TV has an active community presence again this summer. We are currently seeking qualified applicants for our PART-TIME PROMOTION CREW.
Requirements for position are a working knowledge of the television/media industry, outgoing personality, must be able to lift 50 lbs, and work flexible shifts. This position is ideal for candidates looking to network into the media industry. Please send resume to email@example.com. EOE.