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AM Associate News Producer


Bangor, ME 02-12-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
AM Associate News Producer - WABI


About WABI

WABI TV5 first signed on in January 1953, becoming Maine's first television station. The station is located at 35 Hildreth Street in Bangor and has a bureau in Waterville, Maine.

WABI TV5 CBS/CW Affiliate - #1 rated legacy station located in Eastern and Central Maine has a proud heritage with a forward-thinking strategy. WABI TV is the market leader with viewers relying on news and weather coverage from LOCAL anchors and meteorologists. Along with strong news ratings, and a robust website, SEC/CBS Sports and CBS Primetime, we deliver the results for our viewers and advertisers.

Job Summary/Description:

This part-time job (25 hrs/week) entails helping to produce 2-and-a-half hour weekday morning newscasts and learning the producer's role sufficiently to serve as a fill-in for that position. There are also opportunities to fill-in during other shifts. The job also requires posting materials to social media and station website.

Duties/Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Sending and taking video feeds
- Editing video for air and website
- Sending materials to newscast rundowns
- Timing newscasts
- Assisting with studio prep
- Posting materials to website and social media

- Educational background in electronic mass media/journalism or related discipline
- Valid driver's license with clean driving record preferred

If you feel you're qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on ''apply now'', upload your resume, cover letter and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

WABI-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus prior to or by the first workday.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d9vmv4-3-239-9-151-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. Gray owns and/or operates television stations and leading digital properties in 93 television markets including the first or second highest rated television station in 85 markets. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.