WFMZ-TV in Allentown, Pennsylvania seeks an experienced journalist with strong people skills, powers of persuasion, multi-tasking and time management expertise. Research stories, set up interviews, develop sources, and interface with public. Mostly phone work, some web writing. Send resume and references to email@example.com. Please reference Job # Z283 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 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 70 full-time newspeople. 69 News has openings for superior candidates who wish to join a team with a reputation for journalistic excellence.
Video Editor, Part Time (Bilingual)
WFMZ-TV, 69 News in Allentown is looking for a part-timer to edit video for our Spanish language newscast. Hours are Monday – Friday 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Must be conversant in Spanish and English. Please send video samples and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please mention Job #Z282 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
For the first time in more than 15 years, WFMZ-TV has an opening for Sports Director. We’re looking for an enthusiastic and organized leader who loves AAA baseball , AHL hockey, local college and high school sports. WFMZ serves the cities of Allentown, Reading, Bethlehem and Easton, Pennsylvania. High school coverage is fundamental to what we do. Major league sports are secondary. Send resume, references, and reel to email@example.com. Please reference Job #Z280 in all correspondence. 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.