Full Time Job

Bureau Reporter / MMJ

WLUC

Escanaba, MI 09-04-2022
 
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

Bureau Reporter / MMJ - WLUC

BUREAU REPORTER/MMJ - WLUC (Escanaba)

About WLUC:

WLUC has been a fixture in Upper Michigan for over 60 years. The #1 rated WLUC is the market leader and an NBC affiliate. Your work will also air on our FOX affiliate. This position is in our Houghton-Hancock Bureau. You'll be living in the Houghton-Hancock area and working out of an office in the community. Houghton is home to Michigan Tech University. The two communities offer a diverse and culturally exciting area year round. The U.P. is a recreational paradise. Winter, summer, spring or fall, if you enjoy the outdoors, this is the place for you. The small town setting is peaceful and safe, but still has the big city entertainment and dining experiences. The people of Upper Michigan make this area stand out with their friendly, helpful, honest and fun approach to life.
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Job Summary/Description:

A Multi-Media Journalist must be versatile, requiring strong storytelling. You'll enterprise stories reporting from the field and working out of our Bureau in Houghton. You are writing, editing and producing stories from idea to on-air and on-line. You'll also be doing LIVE shots from field locations. We're looking for those individuals able to think outside the box, finding stories that stand out in the market, leaving a lasting impression with the viewer. The right person is creative, contributes story ideas and develops contacts. Social media is a big part of our news coverage. You're responsible for writing and posting stories to the TV6 and FOX UP Website, Facebook, Twitter and other station related platforms. Community involvement is a must.

Qualifications/Requirements:
- Must have a valid driver's license
- Personal appearances in the community and station functions are an important part of the job
- A strong grasp of the English language, spelling and grammar is a MUST!
- Fully vaccinated against COVID-19

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rem7m2-44-197-198-214-42 in your application.

Company Profile
WLUC

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.