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TV Broadcast Director

Employer
WDAY
Location
Fargo, ND
Salary
Depends on Experience

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Industry
Media and Entertainment
Role
Executive
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Full Time

Job Details

SUMMARY:

WDAY-TV has an immediate opening for a full-time TV Broadcast Director. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone eager to work for the region's dominant news leader. Be a part of an innovative, cutting edge team in an industry that will provide you with the opportunity to work in an exciting and challenging environment. We offer on-the-job training - no experience necessary!

RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Work with various technical systems to direct and code newscasts
• Execution of a variety of production duties, including ingesting commercials and remote live production work

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Background in directing and graphic editing preferred
• Must be reliable, able to work unsupervised, and adhere to deadlines
• Availability to work Monday through Sunday, including some nights, weekends, and holidays
• Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
• Must be able to operate equipment using two upper extremities at the same time.

• Must possess a valid driver’s license and a driving record that is insurable by the company.
• Must carry an acceptable level of vehicle insurance as required by the company.

At Forum Communications Company, our legacy is deeply rooted in harnessing the power of communication to connect and inform people in the communities we serve. Since 1917, everything we do is driven by creating and sharing information, ideas, and insights.

Today, we're a leading media and technology company that's home to a family of people whose passion and purpose is fueled by collaboration and innovation. We believe in supporting each other, working hard towards common goals and having fun.

Come for the perks: Excellent employee culture, competitive pay, 401(k), company-paid volunteer time, health and wellness initiatives for all employees. Additional perks for full-time positions include: comprehensive benefits package, generous paid time off, paid holidays and paid time off for birthday, paid parental and pregnancy disability leave for qualifying employees.

Stay for the people: Family-owned and operated since 1917, development and growth opportunities, inclusive, creative culture, safe working environment, employees of all ages and backgrounds, positive collaboration.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. FCC currently does not offer employer sponsorship.

Company

WDAY.  

Those call letters have been on the air since June 1, 1953, and are the oldest call letters in the northwest and still locally owned.  Our award-winning local news, weather, and sports has been recognized with Emmy and Edward R. Murrow awards along with AP, ND Broadcasters and NBNA awards.  

We make that award-winning experience accessible to you over the air during First News at 5:00 AM and WDAY 6 News at 5-6-10 and statewide First News, WDAY News at 5 & Sundays at 5:30 PM. We’re updating 24/7 on Facebook, Twitter, Watch WDAY & YourCast apps and the web.  LiveStar, the only satellite truck in the market, allows us to go live from anywhere there’s breaking news.  

WDAY is also an exclusive media partner for the North Dakota High School Activities Association Tournaments, broadcasting the football, boy’s & girl’s hockey and basketball tournaments.

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Fargo
North Dakota
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