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Digital Content Director - Rochester, Minnesota

KIMT-TV is seeking a Digital Content Director who will be responsible for developing and executing the station�s vision for its digital properties.

KIMT-TV is seeking a Digital Content Director who will be responsible for developing and executing the station’s vision for its digital properties. This person must be able to produce and implement a flow of creative solutions for daily operations, including training, tools, efficiencies and processes, as well as be the station’s digital brand manager.
The ideal candidate will be experienced in website design and programming, scripting and digital marketing. Applicants should also be strong communicators who are up to the challenge of digital storytelling and managing a WordPress website and the KIMT social media accounts. An in-depth knowledge of multimedia and web technologies, including HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and Photoshop is also preferred.
A four-year degree in Computer Science, Communications/Journalism or Web Design and/or related experience is preferred.
To apply, please 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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Multimedia journalist, Albert Lea, Minnesota

KIMT-TV is seeking a motivated Multimedia journalist for our Albert Lea, Minnesota, bureau who is passionate about shooting, writing and editing compelling content for multiple platforms.

KIMT-TV is seeking a motivated Multimedia journalist for our Albert Lea, Minnesota bureau who is passionate about shooting, writing and editing compelling content for multiple platforms.  Come join a team of experienced journalists who excel in enterprise storytelling.  This reporter must be flexible with the desire to cover breaking news.  Candidates should be self-starters with a mastery of time management who can work under pressure while meeting station deadlines.

To apply, please 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 driver’s license and a clean driving record.

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Producer, Rochester, Minnesota

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.  

To apply, please 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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Account executive, Rochester, Minnesota

KIMT-TV, an affiliate of CBS, America�s most watched network for eight consecutive seasons, has an immediate opening for an advertising sales professional in Rochester, Minnesota.

KIMT-TV, an affiliate of CBS, America’s most watched network for eight consecutive seasons, has an immediate opening for an advertising sales professional in Rochester, Minnesota.  This position will be responsible for developing television and digital marketing solutions for new and existing advertisers in Rochester and southern Minnesota. This position includes salary plus commission and an extensive benefits package, including a generous time-off plan.

To apply, please 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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Sports Director

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 for 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.

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 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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P.M. production assistant

KIMT-TV is seeking a Production Assistant to assist in the production of afternoon and evening newscasts.

KIMT-TV is seeking a Production Assistant to assist in the production of afternoon and evening newscasts.  Monday Thru Friday  330-630pm This person will be responsible for operating cameras, tape machines, audio board, and on-air graphics machine.  The ideal applicant will be a quick learner with the ability to work well with others in a professional setting.  Training will be provided.  This is a part-time position that will be scheduled 15 hours per week. 

 

Please send resume to hr@kimt.com or apply in person at 112 N. Pennsylvania Avenue, Mason City, IA 50401.

 

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

 

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Chief Meteorologist

KIMT-TV is seeking a highly-motivated Chief Meteorologist up to the challenge of forecasting the ever-changing weather of north Iowa and southern Minnesota for our Rochester studio.

 

CHIEF METEOROLOGIST

 

KIMT-TV is seeking a highly-motivated Chief Meteorologist up to the challenge of forecasting the ever-changing weather of north Iowa and southern Minnesota for our Rochester studio.  We are looking for a leader for our four-person weather department to guide the team forward in the constantly-evolving television and digital world, while forecasting everything from blizzards to tornadoes.

Candidates must have a deep understanding of Midwest weather patterns and be able to deliver the weather accurately, clearly and concisely to our viewers on multiple platforms.  StormTeam 3 meteorologists are an integral part of keeping the public safe with their up-to-the-minute forecasting through a series of weather stations and tower cameras and an advanced weather computer system.

A Bachelor's degree in meteorological science and least three years of on-air television experience is required.   AMS certification is preferred.

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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Multimedia journalist - Rochester, Minn.

We are the CBS affiliate for both north Iowa and southern Minnesota.

Calling all Multimedia Journalists!

*THIS* is your opportunity to be a part of one of the most remarkable stories in broadcast journalism today. 

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. It’s also nationally-ranked: “America’s Best Green” city, “Secure Places” to live and “Best Places” to live.

Work for Heartland LLC, a company that truly cares about its people. We are part of a company that’s spending real money; recently debuting a second studio complete with a brand new set and boasting some of the best tools and state of the art graphics in the industry. How many times will you get to work for a station that is growing dramatically? We are adding more reporters, producers and anchors as we SUBSTANTIALLY expand our coverage. We go live regularly with our fleet of TVU backpacks. KIMT is more stories from more places.

Plus, you’ll 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—with 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.

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

KIMT-TV is seeking a Master Control Operator.

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.

 

Please send cover letter and resume to:  hr@kimt.com.  Applications may also be completed at KIMT, 112 N. Pennsylvania Avenue, Mason City, IA. 

 

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

 

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