Full Time Job
WDJT-TV CBS 58 for Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin News is searching for an experienced News Producer. We require a strong writer and that can excel in breaking news and live press conferences on a regular basis. A strong newscast vision for creative and clean shows will produce a newscast for the viewers.
are primarily producing a daily newscast. This job requires a strong communicator in the newsroom with the familiarity of multiple news platforms, strong writing ability, and editing skills. We are looking for someone with a passion to improve storytelling with a strong newscast vision for creative and clean shows.
Successful candidates must:
Be an excellent writer and editor able to produce a fast-paced, high-energy, creative newscast in a competitive market.
Have editorial judgment, journalistic ethics, and knowledge of libel laws.
Have schedule flexibility to meet the needs of a daily newscast.
Must have a complete understanding of a multi-platform newsroom and be able to manage a newscast with multiple live shots utilizing backpack technology.
iNews experience a plus.
Weigel Broadcasting Co. is a family-owned media company based in Chicago, Illinois. The company owns and operates national television networks, as well as local broadcast stations throughout the country. Weigel is the leader in the multicast television network space with ''MeTV,'' Memorable Entertainment Television, the number-one rated and distributed multicast network, as well as the ''Movies!'' Network in cooperation with the Fox Television Stations, the ''DECADES'' Network, the ''H&I'' Network and the - Start TV? Network in association with the CBS Television Stations. Weigel's local stations include CBS, ABC, The CW, MyNet and Telemundo network affiliates. Weigel and its affiliate companies broadcast network and independent television stations in Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Seattle, St. Louis, Cedar City-St. George (Utah), Milwaukee, South Bend, and Rockford.
Join our growing news team in a dynamic, inclusive, fast-paced newsroom where we bring our viewers the best in quality news, prime, entertainment and sports!
Milwaukee is an aggressive news market and also the host of the 2020 DNC.