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Meteorologist

WBKB in Northeast Michigan is seeking a full-time meteorologist. Responsibilities: Produce weather reports on all platforms Monday through Friday. Assess current weather data and forecast models to accurately prepare forecasts in a timely manner. Maintain forecast products and alerts on all platforms in addition to posting on company website. Respond to severe weather situations at a moment’s notice. This position will also include providing weather content to our sister station in Marquette.

Education/Experience: A college degree in meteorology or related science field is required, along with experience in producing and delivering clear weather presentations.

Applicants must send a demo reel, resume, and cover letter to employment@wbkb11.com

NO CALLS please.

 

Sports Director Anchor/Reporter

The WBKB Sports Department is seeking a full-time sports sports director and anchor. Experience shooting sports and being in front of a camera is a must.

Our coverage is heavily centered on high school sports from a core group of schools in our viewing area. The individual chosen for this position must be self-motivated, ambitious, and willing to go the extra mile to produce quality content. He/she will need to have good time management skills and be able to turn stories quickly and efficiently.

Job Duties include (but are not limited to):

– Producing and anchoring sportscasts for the weekend news
– Reporting on a wide range of athletes and sports
– Establishing contacts within the community (coaches, athletic directors, etc.)
– Shooting sports and sports-related activities
– Co-hosting our Friday night football show during the fall

This job requires a lot of hard work and long hours. You will be required to work weekends, and during the busy seasons, you may have to work more than full-time. However, the position is tremendously rewarding and is a great stepping-stone in the career of Sports Broadcasting.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a cover letter, resume, and a link to your demo reel to employment@wbkb11.com.

NO CALLS please.

 

News Anchor/Producer/Digital  

WBKB, in beautiful Northeast Michigan, is seeking a full-time anchor and producer. This is an entry-level position, but experience shooting video and anchoring is a must. The individual chosen for this position must be self-motivated, ambitious, and willing to go the extra mile to produce quality content. Applicant will need excellent time management skills. This position will also include web producer duties.

Job Duties include (but are not limited to):
– Anchoring and producing newscasts
– Uploading content to website and social media
– Establishing contacts within the community
– Shooting events and news-related activities

The position is tremendously rewarding and is a great stepping-stone in the career of News Broadcasting.

Must possess a communications degree (journalism degree is preferable) and have the skills to film, edit, and write news stories. Previous internship experience is preferred.

Applicants must send a demo reel, cover letter, and resume to employment@wbkb11.com

NO CALLS please.

 

 

 

 

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