WFMZ-TV Employment

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WFMZ-TV is an equal opportunity employer and seeks the help of organizations in referring qualified applicants for various job openings.  If your organization would like to be notified of job openings, please contact WFMZ-TV via our website at or call 610-798-4000 ext 284. 
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About 69 News

69 News has a reputation for quality. In our core market, WFMZ's broadcasts are the number one newscasts in their timeslots, surpassing any of our competition from Philadelphia and New York. Not only do we have the approval of viewers, but 69 News is regularly recognized by its professional peers. 
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.

Latest Opportunities

  • Broadcast Meteorologist (Job# Z307)

    Broadcast Meteorologist (Job# Z307)

    Broadcast Meteorologist: WFMZ-TV and its 24/7 AccuWeather Channel are seeking a meteorologist to join their dynamic team. Must have a minimum of 2 years experience as an on-air TV meteorologist. Candidates must hold a college degree/certification in broadcast meteorology. Must be experienced in various platforms (social media) and an excellent communicator (both written and verbal).  Schedule may include some weekend and overnight coverage and fill-in. WSI Max experience a plus. Located in...

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  • Web Producer, Part-time (Job# Z302)

    Web Producer, Part-time (Job# Z302) 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. Saturday and Sunday shift, 5 am – 2:00 pm. Send writing samples, resume, and references to Please refer to Job # Z302 in all correspondence. EOE

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  • Edicion en Espanol-Video Editor Z292 - Photojournalist Z294 - Reporter Z295, Part-Time - Bilingual

    Edicion en Espanol-Video Editor Z292 - Photojournalist Z294 - Reporter Z295, Part-Time - Bilingual

    69 News: Edicion en Espanol is interviewing for several part-time positions.  A Video Editor - Job #Z292 is needed for a Monday through Friday shift 3:00 – 7:00 pm.  A Photojournalist - Job #Z294,  with flexible hours is needed for 5 hours a day, Monday through Friday.  Also a Fill-in Reporter - Job #Z295,  who will work on an as-needed basis.  Applicants must be bilingual in Spanish and English.  Send resume, references, and video samples to  Please refer to the job number...

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  • Web Reporter, Part Time (Job# Z287)

    Web Reporter, Part Time (Job# Z287) 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 Please refer to Job #Z287 in all correspondence. EOE

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  • Television News Reporter (Job#Z270)

    Television News Reporter (Job#Z270)

    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 Reference Job#Z270 in all correspondence. Minimum 2 years on-camera experience required.

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  • TV Photojournalist - On Call (Job# Z278)

    TV Photojournalist - On Call (Job# Z278)

    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 Be sure to refer to Job #Z278 in all correspondence. EOE

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  • Promotion Crew - Part-time

    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 EOE

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