• WSIL JOB OPENINGS

    ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE - POSTED MARCH 25, 2015

    WSIL-TV, ABC is seeking an Account Executive to sell our on-air and digital assets.  Successful candidate will have at least 3 years in media sales experience, be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel, be a self-starter and possess strong communication skills.  This is a full-time commissioned outside sales position.

    Send resume and cover letter to B. Hines, 1416 Country Aire Dr., Carterville, IL  62918 or e-mail to:  bhines@wsiltv.com.

    WSIL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

    PRODUCTION MANAGER/CREATIVE SERVICES DIRECTOR - POSTED MARCH 18, 2015


    WSIL-TV is seeking a Creative Services Director.  This is a department head position responsible for managing all aspects of WSIL’s commercial production and overseeing a creative services and master control staff of 10.  WSIL is an ABC Affiliate serving Southern Illinois and the Paducah-Cape Girardeau-Harrisburg DMA.

    Candidates must be familiar with electronic field production, script writing,  inal cut editing and graphics software.  The Creative Services Director will work closely with clients and station account executives to design and execute advertising campaigns.  Previous experience in television creative services or a related field will be required.  The successful candidate will have strong communication and people skills.

    Send cover letter and resume to: 

    Steve Wheeler, General Manager
    WSIL-TV
    1416 Country Aire Dr.
    Carterville, IL  62918

    Or swheeler@wsiltv.com


    METEOROLOGIST/MMJ REPORTER - POSTED FEB. 13, 2015

    WSIL News 3 is seeking candidates for an on-air staff meteorologist/MMJ reporter.   Degree in meteorology or related science degree from an accredited college is required for the position.  This position involves creating and presenting forecasts for broadcast, online and social media.
    Candidates should be familiar with WSI weather system.  In addition to forecasting, this position also involves reporting and public appearances.  WSIL is the locally owned ABC affiliate serving southern Illinois, southeast Missouri and western Kentucky (81st DMA).  Knowledge of midwest weather highly desired.

    This is a new position with a start date in late May 2015.  The interview process will start in April 2015.  To be considered please provide a link to your broadcast resume reel, cover letter, resume and references.  Final candidates will be asked to provide college transcripts and course list.  Send to mike.snuffer@wsiltv.com   Put in the subject line “Meteorologist Search.”  The mailing address is: WSIL 1416 Country Aire Drive, Carterville, IL 62918.

     

    MULTI-MEDIA VIDEOGRAPHER - POSTED JAN. 14, 2015

    News 3 has a Full-Time Opening for Multi-Media Videographer. Desired candidate should be skilled in shooting HD video and editing with FinalCut Pro or related software, must be comfortable working alone to gather interviews and information from news sources, must be a self-starter and take ownership of your video product. You must have the ability to lift 45 pounds, carry various pieces of video equipment, and work in a variety of outdoor environmental conditions.

    Must be detailed oriented and can trouble shoot minor equipment issues. You will be expected to safely drive and operate a F350 Ford ENG/LIVE van on a regular basis. Clean driving record is required. You will have daily contact with community members, so professional appearance and upbeat attitude is a must.

    This is a Saturday through Wednesday schedule 1:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (OFF Thursday-Friday).  Must be available for on-call and extended hours on weekends. To be considered, send resume and link to your video resume to mike.snuffer@wsiltv.com or drop off resume at WSIL-TV, 1416 Country Aire Drive, Carterville, IL 62918. 

    In your cover letter, please explain how you will make a difference in our product and outline specific skills as they relate to this opening.

     

    PART-TIME WEEKDAY VIDEO EDITOR - ONGOING SEARCH

    WSIL News 3 is seeking candidates for part-time associate producer/video editor.  This shifts vary. weekdays and weekends (25 hours per week). Experience working with FinalCut Pro or similar video editing software required.  

    Candidates must be a team player, and have ability to work under daily deadline for our newscasts. Background in broadcasting or video production highly desired. 

    To be considered email your resume to: mike.snuffer@wsiltv.com – subject line “AP Search.”  You may drop-off resumes at the station at 1416 Country Aire Drive, Carterville, IL 62918. 
     
     
     
     

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