• Part Time
  • Anywhere


Gray Television


About Gray Television:

Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households. 

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.


KY3 is part of a seven-station group in Springfield, MO. KY3 is one of the most dominant NBC affiliates in the country. KY3/KSPR covers 31 counties in southwest Missouri and northwest Arkansas. We are proud of our close connections with the communities we serve in the Ozarks.

KYCW, the high-rated CW station, also broadcasts from the same studio, and the combined newsrooms produce newscasts for all three stations. KY3/KSPR covers 31 counties in southwest Missouri and northwest Arkansas and has four news-gathering bureaus stationed throughout the DMA. KY3 and KSPR are known for their regional and national award-winning local news, weather and sports coverage, large-scale and numerous community service projects, and effective broadcast and digital marketing solutions. We are proud of our close connections with the communities we serve in the Ozarks.

Job Summary/Description:

KY3/KSPR, the high-rated NBC and ABC affiliate in Springfield, MO (market 74) is looking for the newest member of our lifestyle program – The Place. We want an experienced television producer and multimedia journalist who loves to be creative with storytelling, and script writings for tapings, and can have an on-camera presence. The successful candidate will help the executive producer with writing copy and help shoot and edit stories for The Place. We want someone who can even go the extra mile by helping set up, shoot, bullet point, and edit compelling stories for our clients. We are a television station that values creativity, hard work, and enterprise story ideas. We will, in turn, give you feedback to help you grow and equipment to help you succeed.

Duties/Responsibilities will include (but not be limited to):

• Produce daily shows for the Place, including script writing and boothing the show
• Research, gather, shoot, write, edit, and front stories for on-air and online in the most accurate, appealing, timely and creative way using all sources
• Work with our sales clients to achieve quality stories and segments
• Conduct interviews in the field and on our set
• Develop and maintain sources of information and knowledge about assignments
• Able to communicate clearly to executive producer and teammates
• Ability to shoot video in sequences that help tell the story on-air and online
• Knowledge of lighting and use of natural sound is preferred
• Must have the ability to edit on non-linear equipment and to adapt to new technology.
• Demonstrate sound news judgment, and collaborate with others to present the story in the best way
• Must be able to utilize non-linear editing equipment on a daily basis like Adobe and Edius
• Participate in the story selection process through meetings, daily contribution of lead story ideas centering on safety and security is required
• Write and stack stories in ENPS
• Follow clothing and appearance guidelines
• Must be a visual storyteller; perform creative stand-ups
• Be willing to learn or possess a broad and working knowledge of the viewing area, including people, places, things, and history
• Critique, feedback, and training are part of the job
• Perform other job-related duties as assigned
• Must be able to handle several tasks at once
• Must have flexibility to work any shift, including nights, weekends, mornings and holidays


• Bachelor's degree in journalism or related field is preferred, but not required
• Experience in a television newsroom or lifestyle program is a must
• 1-3 years’ experience in shooting and editing preferred

Interested applicants may go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on "apply now", upload your resume, cover letter, and references

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

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

Additional Info:

Gray Television 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, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company 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.

Gray Television 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 Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

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





If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload your resume, cover letter and references.