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Weekend meteorologist

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.

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability

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Chief Engineer

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.

EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disability

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Multimedia journalist - Rochester, Minn.

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 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

 

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Assistant News Director

KIMT-TV is seeking an Assistant News Director to efficiently and effectively oversee a content-driven and community-focused newsroom at our Rochester, MN station.

 Competitive, relentlessly persistent and a fanatic about details?

Are you a people person capable of remaining calm in the storm? Are you naturally curious? Passionate about people?

KIMT-TV is seeking an Assistant News Director to efficiently and effectively oversee a content-driven and community-focused newsroom at our Rochester, MN station. The qualified individual will be passionate about the issues and stories important to the communities KIMT serves. This person must be a fanatic about details. Join a growing team focused on finding the stories that matter.

Candidates must have a four-year degree in Journalism, Communications or a related field.  Preferred skills include a background in television news producing and television reporting, with an emphasis on solid writing skills, editing skills and the ability to work, while under deadline, with a large staff and the public that we serve.  The person for this job must be relentlessly consistent, persistent and 100% dedicated to the KIMT brand.

We are a community-focused, competitive and strategic small-market team with a big-market game plan.  Join a team with a vision for success.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send resume and cover letter 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. 

 

EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disability

 

 

 

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Minnesota Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 447349

Reported Deaths: 6007
CountyCasesDeaths
Hennepin929301478
Ramsey39917738
Dakota32945340
Anoka30935364
Washington20116227
Stearns17847187
St. Louis13658241
Scott1193296
Wright11598104
Olmsted1045075
Sherburne820665
Carver693436
Clay651680
Rice605268
Kandiyohi553671
Blue Earth539933
Crow Wing482574
Otter Tail456367
Chisago452032
Benton419586
Winona388046
Douglas373966
Nobles369646
Mower364729
Goodhue346858
Polk328256
McLeod324745
Morrison311544
Beltrami309947
Lyon301136
Becker284639
Itasca284543
Isanti282441
Carlton279443
Steele27279
Pine266613
Freeborn244621
Todd231730
Nicollet224036
Brown214734
Mille Lacs214046
Le Sueur209415
Cass207623
Meeker199433
Waseca188916
Wabasha17023
Martin169926
Roseau165416
Hubbard149238
Redwood139627
Renville137239
Houston135613
Dodge13434
Chippewa131032
Cottonwood127018
Fillmore12315
Wadena119916
Rock110112
Sibley10847
Aitkin108033
Watonwan10638
Faribault105716
Pennington99215
Kanabec97418
Pipestone94023
Yellow Medicine93714
Murray8815
Jackson85310
Swift83418
Pope7385
Marshall70315
Stevens7018
Clearwater68514
Lac qui Parle65716
Lake63615
Wilkin6249
Koochiching59510
Lincoln4831
Big Stone4563
Unassigned44168
Grant4298
Norman4238
Mahnomen4107
Kittson37219
Red Lake3164
Traverse2503
Lake of the Woods1931
Cook1140

Iowa Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 304391

Reported Deaths: 4270
CountyCasesDeaths
Polk45574448
Linn17742274
Scott15414163
Black Hawk13696236
Woodbury12968175
Johnson1207549
Dubuque11348150
Pottawattamie8959112
Dallas885171
Story865434
Webster468271
Cerro Gordo464768
Sioux454456
Clinton449461
Warren440738
Marshall426561
Buena Vista392329
Muscatine388477
Des Moines381041
Plymouth349768
Wapello342398
Jasper321258
Lee315830
Marion303852
Jones270649
Henry263830
Carroll253934
Bremer242648
Crawford229422
Boone217017
Washington216831
Benton209244
Mahaska191836
Jackson191431
Tama186657
Dickinson185026
Delaware173036
Kossuth172143
Clay167319
Wright163624
Fayette161122
Buchanan159123
Hamilton158729
Winneshiek155219
Harrison154862
Hardin154429
Cedar152519
Clayton151348
Butler147324
Page144215
Floyd138836
Cherokee138427
Mills136216
Lyon134832
Poweshiek132424
Hancock129824
Allamakee127627
Iowa124322
Calhoun12209
Grundy120526
Jefferson120124
Madison11999
Winnebago118729
Mitchell116134
Louisa114730
Cass112841
Chickasaw110912
Sac110915
Emmet110431
Appanoose110138
Union108222
Humboldt105319
Guthrie102924
Shelby102126
Franklin101718
Unassigned9230
Palo Alto9049
Keokuk84926
Montgomery84822
Howard83119
Monroe80918
Clarke7927
Pocahontas77611
Ida74130
Davis69121
Greene6917
Adair68720
Lucas6488
Monona64016
Osceola6389
Worth6063
Taylor5919
Fremont5086
Van Buren49612
Decatur4824
Ringgold4289
Audubon4158
Wayne41421
Adams2953
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