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By Mike Snuffer

POSTED FEB. 13, 2015

Meteorologist/MMJ reporter

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 positon 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 mid-west 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 Air, Carterville, IL 62918.


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 Air 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.

 

 

 

ANCHOR/REPORTER WEEKDAY EVENINGS - UPDATED JAN. 14, 2014

 

WSIL-TV - ABC affiliate in southern Illinois is searching for an experienced Anchor-Reporter. 

 You`ll be the go to reporter for major stories in addition to co-anchoring weekday 10 p.m. newscasts.  Degree in broadcast journalism and a minimum five years professional broadcast experience required.

We`re looking for a newsroom leader and journalist who can help shape our daily coverage. You should have the skills to develop sources, generate enterprise stories, great live ability, attention to detail and strong writing. 

WSIL is a locally owned operation.  As a member of the anchor team you're involved in story selection, coverage and presentation. In addition to anchoring and reporting the on-air staff also make frequent public appearances at schools and community events.    

 To be considered send a cover letter, resume and a tell us how you can make a difference in our newsroom.  Email a link of your video resume to mike.snuffer@wsiltv.com - subject line: ANCHOR/REPORTER SEARCH.  WSIL-TV 1416 Country Air, Carterville, IL 62918.

 

WSIL offers competitive salary, 401k, and health benefits. Relocation expenses are shared. 

 

 

Part-time Weekday Video Editor - On Going 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, Carterville, IL 62918.  

 

 

 

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