The following represent brief/broad descriptions. It is not intended, nor should it be construed, to represent a comprehensive and/or exhaustive description of all the duties/responsibilities and requisite skills of each position.

Production Technician

A production technician at WDAF operates Master Control where we have three live streams. Our main channel 4.1, Antenna TV 4.2, and ‘This TV’ on 4.3. The production technician will also operate ENG live. This involves setting up microwave live shots, satellite shots, doing mic and IFB checks. The technician also operates the Wheatstone E-6 audio board for live newscasts and production. Master control operators are responsible for ensuring that the automation has the correct programs/commercials marked and ready for air, that all EAS tests (weekly/monthly) are aired correctly, that transmitter readings are taken, and will insert necessary information on the air such as Amber Alerts, Election tickers, Live weather tickers, and Snipes.

If you are interested in this position please apply online at www.tribunemediacareers.com.  Please include a resume, completed application, link of one or more newscasts you’ve produced, and an indication of where you first learned of the position.  WDAF Fox 4 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Promotions Producer/Videographer

The WDAF-TV/FOX 4 promotions producer/videographer produces promotional messages, spots, and elements in support of news and station programming. Creation, conceptualization, writing and editing for special and regularly scheduled promos and commercials, Organizing and coordination of promotional material in support of Creative Services Department initiatives. Demonstrated experience and knowledge of professional video cameras, DSLR cameras, field gear and modern lighting equipment. Experience with Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro required. Familiarity with MAC computer platform and Adobe based software products desirable. Must be able to communicate well and get along with people. Must be able to work flexible hours and shifts.

Must be willing to submit to a background check. Must have unrestricted work authorization in the United States.

Equal Employment Opportunity

For consideration please apply to http://www.tribunemediacareers.com Filter the job search by location, MO-Kansas City; 3030 Summit, to view all open positions at WDAF. Please indicate where you first learned of the position and include a resume, cover letter and link to past work.

Requirements:

B.A. degree in journalism, communications, media, marketing or English from an accredited 4-year college or university. One year of producing and video production experience at a local TV station, production house or calbe network.

News Producer

The qualifications for the job include:  four year college degree in journalism or related field preferred, one year of previous television news producing preferred, strong writing skills, basic p.c. and phone skills and the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with co-workers and managers.

Successful candidates must be a strong writer on multiple platforms, able to produce a dynamic newscast capable of holding and growing an audience, organized, detail oriented, communicative and capable of completing multiple, complex tasks on deadline.

If you are interested in this position please apply online at www.tribunemediacareers.com.  Please include a resume, completed application, link of one or more newscasts you’ve produced, and an indication of where you first learned of the position.  WDAF Fox 4 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Local Account Executive/Sales Representative

WDAF is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Multi-platform Account Executive to grow our core broadcast business, interactive platforms and digital TV. The AE must develop new business across all platforms. The AE will negotiate rates, prepare and present avails and sales packages to agencies and direct advertisers. The AE will be expected to increase the share of business from existing accounts and create new non-traditional revenue opportunities while utilizing research to position the station as a premiere marketing vehicle and yourself as a marketing consultant. You will create and build relationships with all WDAF-TV, Antenna TV, This TV and fox4kc.com media clients. Candidate must have previous media sales experience. Use of Wide Orbit, Excel, Microsoft Word, Power Point and other technology is a plus. College degree preferred. EOE M/F/D/V

For consideration please apply to www.tribunemediacareers.com.