WFMZ-TV serves eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey, focusing on Allentown, Bethlehem, and Reading. We're looking for an experienced producer to write and produce one of our Berks Edition evening newscasts, Monday through Friday. Position will be based in our Reading office. Send resume, references, and writing samples to ProducerJob@wfmz.com. Please reference Job #Z259 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.
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. Candidates should send their resumes and references to email@example.com. Please reference Job #Z248 in all correspondence. EOE
Nightside Senior Producer
WFMZ-TV is looking for an experienced producer to supervise nightside news operations. Person will manage coverage of breaking news, copyedit reporter and producer scripts, provide guidance to staff on 2 -- 11 pm shift. Will fill in as producer when needed. Sound news judgment, strong writing and producing background, and people and leadership skills are musts. Send resume and references to firstname.lastname@example.org. 3+ years experience required. Please reference Job #Z258 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 Weatherperson (Spanish language)
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