Job Openings

HOW TO APPLY:  Submit resume to human_resources@whdh.com or fax to 617-248-0653 or mail to WHDH-TV, HR, 7 Bulfinch Place, Boston MA,  02114.  Please refer to the job number you are applying for.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3787

Title:  PT Graphics Operator/Vizrt

Requirements: Work as Graphics Operator for news programming; layout and design of fullscreen graphics as well as live playout of lower-thirds, images and maps.  Excellent computer skills along with typing, spelling and proofreading skills mandatory.  Must be willing to work all shifts, weekends and holidays and must demonstrate the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.  All other duties as assigned. Vizrt Artist/Trio experience is a plus.  Adobe Photoshop skills preferred. College degree preferred.  Current students may apply.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3786

Title:  Investigative Reporter

Requirements:  Originate, research, report, write, produce and present news stories with a concentration on investigative reporting.  3-5 years of investigative reporting experience in medium or large market required.  A deep knowledge of computer-assisted reporting, public records requests/access and public records law is preferred.  Looking for a solid journalist, aggressive reporter and excellent writer who can tell a clear, concise and highly-visual story from complex material.  College degree preferred.  Send DVD or Web links and Resume to Human Resources.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3785

Title:  PT Promotions Coordinator

Requirements:  Complete daily on air logs (WHDH, CW56/WLVI) and oversee production of syndication episodic promotion. Coordinate syndication and CW programming feeds. Assist the Creative Services Director by answering telephone, ordering supplies, etc and the department as needed. Must have strong communication skills, a working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel, PowerPoint a plus.  Ability to meet tight deadlines and work in a fast-paced environment.  College degree preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3784

Title:  Sales Assistant

Requirements:  Supports Sales Reps and Sales Managers in day-to-day operations of our Sales Department.   Must be proficient in MS Office/Excel and have experience managing a variety of databases.  Must be able to operate successfully in a fast paced, demanding environment while prioritizing multiple projects and responsibilities.  Candidates should possess superior organizational skills and a strong work ethic.  Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3783

Title:  Social Media Producer

Requirements: The Social Media Producer will manage all social media output of WHDH-TV’s accounts. The candidate will work closely with all facets of the newsroom and will not only assist in disseminating news but will help curate user generated content.  The candidate will be responsible for news writing, producing, and editing of web and social media content. The candidate will need to possess strong journalism skills and a deep knowledge of platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, SnapChat, Periscope, etc, as well as basic HTML on a WordPress platform and basic Adobe Photoshop. The candidate will work closely with WHDH-TV on-air talent to promote best practices and uniformity to help grow our social footprint.  All other duties as assigned.  3-5 years newsroom experience required.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Title: FT Van Technician

Requirements: Seeking experienced Satellite Truck Operator/Van Technician (medical card required) with additional skills in one or more of the following areas: audio, shoot, edit,  rack operations and maintenance.  All other duties as assigned.  Major market experience preferred. Hours and shifts may vary.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3778

Title:  PT Production Assistant

Requirements:  Assist Producer and/or Director in preparation of news shows under the direction of Executive and Program Producers.  Perform administrative support duties, prepare and distribute news formats, and assist with research.  All other duties as assigned.  Some newsroom experience required.  College degree preferred.  WHDH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3768

Title:  PT Writer

Requirements:  Write for major newscasts.  Knowledge of television production, including videotape usage.  Ability to use broad range of sources for news gathering.  All other duties as assigned.  College degree.  At least two years major market writing experience.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3767

Title:  Producer

Requirements:  Line produce fast-paced, creative, breaking-news focused newscast with responsibility for story selection and placement, graphics, teases, pre-production effects; assign duties to writers and production assistants; work closely with Executive Producers and Creative Services department to showcase coverage.  All other duties as assigned.  3-5 years medium-major market producing experience required.  Knowledge of New England preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3766

Title:  Sports Producer

Requirements:  Seeking and individual with strong sports news, production and management skills to produce sportscasts, news segments plus pre and post game specials.  Responsibilities include enterprising story ideas, writing, and editing sports news stories as well as performing all other duties related to production of TV news as assigned.  3-5 years MINIMUM major market experience required.  In depth knowledge of all sports a must, with a strong emphasis on local sports.  College degree preferred.  WHDH-TV/WLVI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3765

Title:  Sales Assistant

Requirements:: Supports Sales Reps and Sales Managers in day-to-day operations of our Sales Department.   Must be proficient in MS Office/Excel and have experience managing a variety of databases.  Must be able to operate successfully in a fast paced, demanding environment while prioritizing multiple projects and responsibilities.  Candidates should possess superior organizational skills and a strong work ethic.  Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3747

Title:  FT Technician-TD/Audio

Experience with a Sony MVS-8000X with ICP-7000 Control Panel.  Knowledge of SSL C100 audio board.  Experience in one or more of the following:  editing, van operator, receive operator.  Hours/shifts varied.  2-3 years experience preferred.  Major market experience preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3744

Title:  Reporter

Requirements:  Originate, research, report, write, produce and present news stories for air.  3-5 years of television reporting experience in medium or large market required.  Looking for a solid journalist, aggressive reporter, excellent writer and person who is outstanding in live shots.  College degree preferred.  Send tape and resume to Human Resources.   WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3743

Title:  FT Writer

Requirements:  Write for major newscasts.  Knowledge of television production, including videotape usage.  Ability to use broad range of sources for news gathering.  All other duties as assigned.  College degree.  At least two years major market writing experience.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3742

Title:  FT Maintenance Technician-Engineering

Requirements:  Operation, repair and maintenance of broadcast equipment to the component level. Experience in maintaining digital broadcast equipment, including video routers, and switchers, video servers, non-linear editing systems, automation systems, cameras, robotics, digital audio consoles, network integration, microwave and satellite systems.  Thorough knowledge of Windows/Mac/ and Linux based operating systems, TCP/IP networking. CAD experience a plus. SBE certification and FCC license preferred.  2-5 years of maintenance experience in television broadcast preferred.  You are required to multi-task and perform all other duties as assigned.  You need to be able to work varied hours and have the ability to work well with others.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3741

Title:  FT Photographer/Editor

Requirements:  A minimum of five years experience in news photography and Edius Pro editing is preferred. A thorough knowledge of all ENG practices is required. The ability to operate Microwave trucks is preferred. A demonstrated ability to work under pressure and meet all deadlines is required. Non linear editing experience is required. A Broadcast Communications degree, and or technical training is a plus. A clean driver’s license is also required.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3737

Title:  Producer

Requirements:  Line produce fast-paced, creative, breaking-news focused newscast with responsibility for story selection and placement, graphics, teases, pre-production effects; assign duties to writers and production assistants; work closely with Executive Producers and Creative Services department to showcase coverage.  All other duties as assigned.  3-5 years medium-major market producing experience required.  Knowledge of New England preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3717

Title:  PT Writer

Requirements:  Write for major newscasts.  Knowledge of television production, including videotape usage.  Ability to use broad range of sources for news gathering.  All other duties as assigned.  College degree.  At least two years major market writing experience.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3699

Title:  FT Photographer/Editor

Requirements:  A minimum of five years experience in news photography and Edius Pro editing is preferred. A thorough knowledge of all ENG practices is required. The ability to operate Microwave trucks is preferred. A demonstrated ability to work under pressure and meet all deadlines is required. Non linear editing experience is required. A Broadcast Communications degree, and or technical training is a plus. A clean driver’s license is also required.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3639

Title:  Special Projects Producer

REQUIREMENTS:  Oversee producers and writers of fast-paced shows with emphasis on breaking news.  Help producers with stacking and pre-production effects and work closely with Executive Producer on coverage assignments.  Copy edit scripts for shows and work with writers on stories.   All other duties as assigned.  3-5 years medium-major market producing experience required.  Knowledge of New England preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job #  3632

Title:  PT Technician-TD/Audio

Requirements:  Experience with a Sony MVS-8000X with ICP-7000 Control Panel.  Knowledge of SSL C100 audio board.  Experience in one or more of the following:  editing, van operator, receive operator.  Hours/shifts varied.  2-3 years experience preferred.  Major market experience preferred.

Job # 3437

Title:  PT Maintenance Technician/NEWS

Requirements Operation, repair and maintenance of broadcast equipment to the component level.  SBE certification and FCC license preferred.  Experience in maintaining analogue and digital broadcast equipment, including non-linear editing systems, cameras, beta cam sx systems, video file servers, network integration’s system, microwave and satellite systems.  Thorough knowledge of Windows/Mac/Unix/Linux based operating systems, LAN/WAN platforms.  TCP/IP.  2-5 years of maintenance experience in television broadcast preferred.

Job # 3433

Title: PT Maintenance Technician/ENG

Requirements:  Operation, repair and maintenance of broadcast equipment to the component level. Experience in maintaining digital broadcast equipment, including video routers, and switchers, video servers, non-linear editing systems, automation systems, cameras, robotics ,digital audio consoles, network integration, microwave and satellite systems.  Thorough knowledge of Windows/Mac/ and Linux based operating systems, TCP/IP networking. CAD experience a plus. SBE certification and FCC license preferred.  2-5 years of maintenance experience in television broadcast preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3317

Title: PT Van Technician

Requirements: Seeking experienced Satellite Truck Operator/Van Technician (medical card required) with additional skills in one or more of the following areas: audio, shoot, edit,  rack operations and maintenance.  All other duties as assigned.  Major market experience preferred. Hours and shifts may vary.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 Job # 3316

Title: PT Photographer/Editor

Requirements:  A minimum of 1-2 years experience in news photography and Edius Pro editing is preferred. A thorough knowledge of all ENG practices is required. The ability to operate Microwave trucks is preferred. A demonstrated ability to work under pressure and meet all deadlines is required. Non linear editing experience is required. A Broadcast Communications degree, and or technical training is a plus. A clean driver’s license is also required.

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