WFMZ-TV serves two of Pennsylvania’s largest business markets--the Lehigh Valley and Berks County--inside the greater Philadelphia DMA: We’re looking for a photojournalist with a minimum of 1 year of news experience and live truck operation to work in our Reading office. Shift is Monday to Friday 2 – 11 pm. Email resume, references and video links to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference Job #Z264 in all correspondence. EOE.
About 69 News
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences recognized us with a regional Emmy for Best Newscast in 2004 and 2012. 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. Our newsroom features digital nonlinear editing on every desktop. In total, we produce 7 hours of news per day with a staff of 65 full-time newspeople. 69 News has openings for superior candidates who wish to join a team with a reputation for journalistic excellence.
Bilingual Reporter needed for Spanish & English newscasts serving eastern PA. Must be fully fluent in both languages. WFMZ-TV covers the northern portion of the Philadelphia market with 8 hours a day of English-language news and a half-hour Spanish-language newscast. Send resume, references, and video links to ReporterJob@wfmz.com. Please reference Job #Z263 in all correspondence. EOE
Associate TV News Producer
69 News, WFMZ-TV in Allentown, PA is looking for a strong writer with broadcast news training. The successful candidate will write news copy and serve as fill-in producer as needed. Send resume, writing samples, and references to email@example.com. Please reference Job #Z262 in all correspondence. EOE
Video Editor Night Owl - PT
VIDEO EDITOR, NIGHT OWL (PART TIME) - 69 News, WFMZ-TV is looking for a part-time video editor to work two early morning shifts (Saturday 4a – 9a; Monday 1a – 9a) in our Allentown location. The successful applicant will be familiar with non-linear editing systems, and capable of quick-paced editing within a deadline driven environment. Send resume, references and video links to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference Job #Z265 in all correspondence. EOE
WFMZ-TV in Allentown, PA houses an aggressive and growing news organization that 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. WFMZ-TV looking for a videographer with a minimum of 1 year of news experience including live truck operation. Email resume, references and video links to email@example.com. Please reference Job #Z260 in all correspondence. EOE.
Weekend Meteorologist-Weekday Traffic Reporter
WFMZ-TV is looking for a weekend meteorologist/traffic reporter. The successful candidate will work weekends on the station’s newscasts and 24/7 AccuWeather Channel and three days a week as a traffic reporter. Certified/degree meteorologist required, previous on-air experience a plus. Candidates should send their resumes and references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please reference Job #Z248 in all correspondence. EOE
WFMZ is an aggressive news operation with offices in Allentown and Reading, PA, serving the northern half of the Philadelphia DMA. We're looking for a reporter with strong live skills for our Reading office. Monday through Friday shift. WFMZ is an innovator with the nation's first 24-hour AccuWeather Channel, a nightly Spanish language newscast, and 8.5 hours of newscasts per day. Send links, resume, and references to email@example.com. Please reference Job #Z254 in all correspondence. Minimum 1 year on-camera experience required. EOE
Part-time radio traffic reporter
WFMZ-TV is looking for on-air radio talent to record radio traffic reports for various stations in the Lehigh Valley and Berks County. Knowledge of area roads is a plus.
Must be able to monitor scanners, professionally make contact with area communication centers, and edit digitally.
Send resume and mp3, or wav file of your on-air work to firstname.lastname@example.org
Web Reporters, Freelance
Part-time freelance reporters needed to cover municipal meetings and other events for WFMZ.com, principally in the Lehigh Valley, Berks County, and Upper Bucks. Mostly evening hours. Quick accurate polished writers with journalism backgrounds are sought. Email resume, writing samples, and references to email@example.com. Please reference Job # Z179.
NOTE: This is not an on-camera position
Part-Time News Studio Camera Operators
WFMZ-TV is currently accepting applications for part-time news studio camera operators. Qualified candidates must have prior experience in a college and/or professional setting.
Send resumes to:
Master Control Supervisor
300 East Rock Road
Allentown, PA 18103.
Please, no phone calls allowed. EOE