WFMZ-TV Employment

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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

  • Bilingual Reporter (Job# Z315)

    Bilingual Reporter (Job# Z315)

    WFMZ-TV produces 8 hours of daily English-language newscasts and a nightly half-hour newscast in Spanish. We're looking for a reporter fluent in both English and Spanish to report for multiple newscasts from our Reading, Pennsylvania office. We're located within easy reach of Manhattan, Philadelphia, and the Pocono Mountains. Please send resume, references, and links to Please mention Job #Z315 in all correspondence. EOE

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  • News Producer, Full Time (Job# Z324)

    News Producer, Full Time (Job# Z324)

    WFMZ-TV needs an experienced producer who will fill in for vacationing and sick producers on a variety of shifts. Send resume, references, and writing samples to Please mention Job # Z324 in all communications. WFMZ-TV serves eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey, focusing on the cities of Allentown, Bethlehem, and Reading. EOE

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  • Business Reporter, Television and Web (Job # Z323)

    Business Reporter, Television and Web (Job # Z323)

    WFMZ-TV seeks experienced journalist to provide TV and long-form web articles on matters of importance to the business community. WFMZ-TV serves the northern half of the Philadelphia DMA with offices in Allentown, Reading, and Easton. Please send resume, references, and video links to Please mention Job #Z323 in all correspondence. EOE

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  • TV News Writer, PT (Job# Z322)

    TV News Writer, PT (Job# Z322)

    TV News Writer, Part Time. WFMZ-TV, 69 News in Allentown, Pa. is in need of a TV news writer to work Monday through Friday Noon to 4 or 5 pm. Clear and conversational writing style and knowledge of journalism basics required. Send resume, references, and news writing samples to Please refer to Job #Z322 in all correspondence. EOE

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    WFMZ cares about quality storytelling.  We're looking for an NPPA-style shooter with a minimum of one year of experience.  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. Shift involves weekend work. Email resume, references and video links to   Please reference Job #Z321 in...

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  • Web Reporter / Part-time (Job# Z287)

    Web Reporter / Part-time (Job# Z287) in Allentown seeks experienced, print-style journalists 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, ad clips to Please refer to Job# Z287 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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