Employment opportunities at WFMZ-TV

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 send an email to comments@wfmz.com.

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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

    TV News Assignment Editor. WFMZ-TV in Allentown, Pa. seeks organized person to assist reporters, producers, and photojournalists with phone-based information gathering.  Leadership and people skills, persuasion, and multi-tasking needed. Includes some writing for the web.  M-F 1:30 - 10:30 p… Read more

      Assistant News Director.   WFMZ-TV in Allentown, PA serves the northern tier of the Philadelphia DMA with a focus on Lehigh, Northampton, and Berks counties.  We are the dominant TV news outlet for our region, and have a well-respected reputation for solid, balanced coverage. Read more

        WFMZ-TV in Allentown, PA serves the northern half of the Philadelphia DMA with offices in Allentown, Reading, and Easton.  We have an opening for a polished storyteller with strong live skills.  WFMZ is a dominant, well-respected news organization that launched the nation's first 24-hour Acc… Read more

          WFMZ-TV in Allentown, Pa. is looking for working broadcast meteorologists with home studios looking to pick up some extra work.  Available shifts include Saturday morning, Sunday morning, or a weekday fill-in shift.  Can be done from anywhere. Send resume and links to weatherjob@wfmz.com. Re… Read more

            PRODUCER OR ASSOCIATE PRODUCER.  WFMZ-TV serves Allentown-Bethlehem-Reading, the third largest metro area in Pennsylvania.  We’re taking applications for a future opening for an experienced producer or associate producer to contribute to our Sunrise newscasts.  Hours are midnight to 9 am.  P… Read more