KWQC-TV6 is a dominant NBC affiliate, serving Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois as the Quad Cities’ #1 station for news, information and entertainment programming. KWQC-TV6 has the most experienced team in the market. They strive to keep their viewers safe and informed while guiding them through the ever-evolving digital world. The Quad Cities area is located right on the Mississippi River just 2.5 hours from Chicago, 2 from Des Moines, 4 from St. Louis and 5.5 from Minneapolis/St. Paul.
JOB DESCRIPTION: KWQC-TV6 is looking for a person ready to start climbing the producing ladder in the broadcast industry. A Content Producer would be responsible for looking for and build fresh, new local, national and international content into the newscast.
A college degree in journalism, broadcasting or related field is preferred. Experience is a plus. In lieu of a college degree, applicants with 2 or more years of experience in the broadcast or forecasting industry will be considered.
This position would have a strong support system of anchors, another producer, a digital producer and someone from our management team to oversee late-breaking news and live opportunities for the show.
EOE M/F/D/V ~ Drug screen required.
KWQC-TV6 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, KWQC-TV6 complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which Gray Television has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
KWQC-TV6 expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of KWQC-TV6 employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
As a condition of employment, Gray Television will require that newly hired employees, whether part-time or full-time, be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the first workday to the extent permitted by applicable law unless you qualify for a medical or religious accommodation.
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HOW TO APPLY
Qualified applicants can apply at https://gray.tv/careers#current openings