News Producer - WJAC-TV

News Producer - WJAC-TV

WJAC-TV has an immediate opening for a creative News Producer. As the News Producer, you will be responsible for the day-to-day production of our weekend newscasts. This position will also work closely with the newsroom management, directors, and assignment desk editors on the newscast and its content. In this position, you will determine the content and flow of newscasts, work with management and on-air staff to generate and write stories, and also develop content for our web site.

Vacancy Type:
Full Time

Date Posted:

Closing Date:






  • Possess solid news judgment
  • Be a compelling and accurate writer
  • Be able to multitask and manage time in order to put together an exciting and informative newscast
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
  • Must have strong leadership and communication skills
  • The ability to execute news strategies and goals in daily newscasts
  • Flexibility and on-the-spot problems solving abilities are a must
  • Proficiency with non-linear editing (i.e. Avid) and newsroom systems, such as iNews



Experience and Education:

  • Must have at least 1 year of previous news producing experience at a commercial TV station or an established college broadcast program
  • A degree in journalism is preferred

When applying online, please include a recent web link of your work. If you do not have a link to your work, please apply online and then send a non-returnable DVD of a recent newscast to:

WJAC-TV Attn: News Director 49 Old Hickory Lane Johnstown, PA 15905  
Please, no phone calls.

Sinclair Broadcast Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.
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