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Weekend meteorologist Posted:

KIMT-TV (CBS) is seeking a Weekend Meteorologist/MMJ to become the next member of StormTeam 3.

WEEKEND METEOROLOGIST/MMJ

 

KIMT-TV (CBS) is seeking a Weekend Meteorologist/MMJ to become the next member of StormTeam 3. Our meteorologists are armed with the very latest WSI technology, including all WSI Weather Max upgrades (Max Storm, Reality, Traffic Engage and MaxConnect).

 

Candidates must be able to accurately forecast weather conditions relating to all four Midwestern seasons, while producing and presenting accurate weather reports. Three days a week, this meteorologist will tell the story from out in the field where the weather is happening.

 

The ideal candidate is someone who can:

 

· Analyze weather data and prepare an accurate forecast

· Use WSI graphic systems to create content supporting the forecast

· Cover severe and breaking weather situations across all platforms

· Post weather content to station website, social media accounts, and apps

· Will be flexible and is willing to cover severe weather or fill-in for other weather team members

· Shoot, write and edit weather-related and occasional non-weather content for all platforms

 

A Bachelor of Science in Meteorology or similar field is required.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a substance abuse test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.

 

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Account Executive Posted: 02/08/2021

KIMT-TV, the CBS affiliate for Rochester MN, Mason City IA, Austin MN and Albert Lea MN, has an opening for an advertising sales professional.

KIMT-TV, the CBS affiliate for Rochester MN, Mason City IA, Austin MN and Albert Lea MN, has an opening for an advertising sales professional. This position will be responsible for developing television and digital marketing solutions for new and existing advertisers in the market area, including Rochester, MN and North Iowa. This is a salary plus commission-based position with an extensive benefits package, including a generous time-off plan.

A Bachelor`s degree with an emphasis in Business/Marketing or Communications and previous sales-related experience would be helpful. To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record.

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Master Control Operator Posted: 03/03/2021

KIMT offers an extensive benefit package and a generous time-off plan.

KIMT-TV is seeking a Master Control Operator. This position will be responsible for operating all equipment in Master Control, including video servers, content servers and automation equipment. The successful candidate must be able to operate computer equipment, be a quick thinker, work well on their own, and possess the ability to pay great attention to detail. Training will be provided.

 

KIMT offers an extensive benefit package and a generous time-off plan.

Please visit www.kimt.com to apply or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.

 

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Daybreak Producer Posted: 03/23/2021

This position will work overnight and must be organized, energetic and able to work independently.

KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our DayBreak newscast. This position will work overnight and must be organized, energetic and able to work independently. The person in this position must possess the ability to meet daily deadlines in a high-energy working environment. An understanding of positioning great content on air, on our website and on our mobile and social platforms is a must.

 

KIMT’s DayBreak Producer will be located in Rochester, Minnesota, a growing family-friendly community, consistently rated as one of the best cities to live in the Midwest and the home of the world-renowned Mayo Clinic. Just 80 miles south of Minneapolis, Rochester is a growing community filled will people from all over the world.

 

Applicants must have a four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Communications. Experience is preferred. Candidates must possess strong writing, editing and presentation skills. The person we are seeking needs to multi-task in an intense, creative and ever-changing environment – while putting accuracy first.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidates must have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record.

 

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Sports Director Posted: 04/16/2021

KIMT-TV is seeking a Sports Director for our Rochester, Minnesota studio.

KIMT-TV is seeking a Sports Director for our Rochester, Minnesota studio. If you crave local sports and storytelling and have a sense of what is important to the area, this position is for you! We do more local sports coverage than any station in our market. We cover high schools and colleges, from junior college to Division I, in Iowa and Minnesota. KIMT is more stories from more places.

 

Come live in one of the fastest-growing cities in the Midwest and work for a company that truly cares about its people.

 

A four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Broadcast Communications is required. Candidates must be able to shoot, write and edit compelling content for multiple platforms and have an eye for good visual composition. Applicants must have at least three years of local sports anchoring and reporting experience.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.

 

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Producer - Rochester, Minn. Posted:

KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our Rochester newsroom who can write and edit stories while paying relentless attention to detail.

KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our Rochester newsroom who can write and edit stories while paying relentless attention to detail. The qualified candidate must be organized and must possess the ability to meet daily deadlines in a high-energy working environment. An understanding of positioning great content on air, on our website and on our mobile and social platforms is a must.

 

Applicants must have a four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Communications. Experience is preferred, but not required. Candidates must possess strong writing, editing and presentation skills. The person we are seeking needs to multi-task in an intense, creative and ever-changing environment – while putting accuracy first. The perfect candidate will be a strong communicator who is willing to take charge while remaining calm under pressure.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record.

 

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Chief Engineer Posted: 06/17/2019

The successful candidate will be responsible for all studio and transmission technical operations, maintenance, and information systems.

KIMT-TV, a CBS affiliate, has an immediate opening for the position of Chief Engineer in our Rochester, Minnesota studio. This is a great opportunity for an Assistant Chief or Senior Maintenance Engineer to advance to a challenging, but equally rewarding position.

Rochester is a growing family-friendly community, consistently rated as one of the best cities to live in the Midwest and the home of the world-renowned Mayo Clinic. Just 80 miles south of Minneapolis, Rochester is a growing community filled will people from all over the world.

The Chief Engineer will responsible for all studio and transmission-technical operations, maintenance and information systems. As part of the station’s senior management team, this position plays a vital role in station strategic planning, budgeting and day-to-day operations.

You must be time flexible 24/7, be self-motivated and have the ability to motivate and manage others to accomplish goals. A minimum of 5 years of experience as an engineering manager, with a demonstrated background in a competitive television news environment, is preferred. An in-depth knowledge of microwave systems, transmitter systems, both analog and digital, studio, building, and information systems planning and management with an understanding of FCC rules is essential. To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a substance abuse test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.

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Multimedia journalist - Rochester, Minn. Posted:

Come live and work in one of the fastest growing cities in the Midwest and the happiest STATE in the nation! Rochester is known as home of the renowned Mayo Clinic.

Come live and work in Rochester, Minnesota—one of the fastest-growing cities in the Midwest and the happiest state in the nation! Rochester is also the home of the renowned Mayo Clinic and is nationally-ranked as “America’s Best Green” city and “Best Places” to live.

Work for Allen Media Broadcasting, a company that truly cares about its people.  We go live regularly with our fleet of TVU backpacks. KIMT is more stories from more places.

KIMT multimedia journalists get big-market coaching from some of the top Magid consultants in the business.

We are the CBS affiliate for both north Iowa and southern Minnesota. Ours are the ONLY broadcasts covering both states. KIMT News 3 might be a smaller market, but we have a big-market mentality and all the big market toys.

Candidates should be flexible with the desire to cover breaking news and self-starters with a mastery of time management who can work under pressure while meeting station deadlines.

A four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Broadcast Communications is required.  Previous experience is preferred.  Candidates must be able to shoot video with Sony EX cameras and have a strong understanding of video and audio recording basics with an eye for good visual composition.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com  or send cover letter and resume to:  hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.  The successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.

EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disability

 

Apply Now

Minnesota Coronavirus Cases

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Cases: 609387

Reported Deaths: 7743
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Ramsey52997910
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Anoka43200465
Washington27664296
Stearns22659227
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Wright16518153
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Clay829692
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Meeker265444
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Martin236933
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Iowa Coronavirus Cases

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Cases: 374664

Reported Deaths: 6109
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Linn21448342
Scott20426250
Black Hawk16680319
Woodbury15319230
Johnson1473686
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Story1082848
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