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 #3734

Title:  PT Weather Producer/Off-Air Meteorologist

Requirements:  Produce weather graphics, analyze data from National Weather Service and other sources, assist Meteorologist in developing forecast and related content for weather segments; expand and maintain regional network of weather spotters; work with on-air weather team and graphic designers to develop innovative, creative ways of illustrating weather stories.  Knowledge of New England and degree in meteorology, atmospheric sciences, or similar preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3733

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 # 3732

Title:  PT Assignment Editor

Requirements:  Assist in developing strategy for news coverage, researching stories, and deploying personnel and equipment to cover news stories, perform all other duties as assigned. Minimum two years assignment desk experience preferred.  Knowledge of Boston and New England.  Should understand modern TV technology and be able to navigate through social media to help advance coverage. College degree preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3728

Title:  Anchor

Requirements:  Develop, research and write news stories for air.  3-5 years experience as a television news anchor in medium or large market required.  Looking for a solid journalist, creative writer and excellent communicator.  College degree preferred.  Send tape and resume to Human Resources.   WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3725

Title:  FT Videotape Coordinator

Requirements:  Coordinating videotape editing with newscast producers, preparing rundown of editing, organizing and prioritizing videotape editing.  Experience coordinating videotape, knowledge of editing.  All other duties as assigned. WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3724

Title:  Staff Accountant

Requirements:  Detail oriented with exemplary organizational skills, ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment while adapting to changing deadlines and priorities. Must be able to work independently, prioritize work and handle simultaneous assignments with success and accuracy. Must consistently demonstrate the highest level of professionalism and discretion. Minimum of two years’ experience in financial / accounting environment. Solid Microsoft Office skills with an emphasis on Excel. eFinancials experience a plus but not required. BS degree in Business with a concentration in Accounting or Finance preferred.  WHDH-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Typical Duties:

  • Prepare various revenue, program, retransmission fee and overtime reports for distribution to senior management.
  • Bank Reconciliation/Cash recon
  • Personal Property Tax Filing
  • Parking Invoice Reconciliation & account maintenance/Parking Exemption Reporting to HR
  • Assisting with the Month End Close via GL analyses, preparing journal entries and recurring entries
  • Various payroll account reconciliations

Additional duties include but not limited to:

Assist with annual budget preparations, capital projects and fixed asset maintenance. Bank deposits, filing and maintaining permanent business records.

Title:  Account Executive/WHDH

AE will generate new and service existing local accounts, ensuring all financial goals of TV station are being exceeded, while developing and maintaining relationships with agencies and clients.  Must have the ability to manage and enhance direct relationships with agencies and clients to promote station image and perception.  The ability to identify the needs of advertisers and prepare custom sales presentations with solutions to those needs is necessary. Responsibilities include; developing and creating new programs to maximize revenue from existing clients, continual development of new business revenue streams. Maintaining a customer friendly attitude and dedication to customer needs, being prepared with all information needed (including historical budget, last years’ share, this year’s budget, targeted share for day-parts used or any other historical or present information) that sales management requires to make sound and informed business decisions.  All other duties as assigned.

A Bachelor’s degree in advertising, marketing or equivalent related experience is required.  Requires analytical and technical skills to analyze specific sales situations. Experience with “One Domain”, “CMR”, and “OSI” software applications a plus.  Must demonstrate the effective recognition, oral and written communication skills to influence external contacts. Requires one to three years of sales experience with a prior radio or television background preferred.  WHDH is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job # 3719

Title:  Technician-Master Control

Requirements:  Operate technical equipment used in TV broadcast systems; Master Control Switching, videotape and videodisk recorders, satellite dish controllers, computerized automation systems, TV transmitters and control systems, coordination and reception of satellite signals, and coordinating and controlling the quality of the on-air signal.  Robotic camera operations, Video shading and studio lighting.  You are required to multi-task and perform 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 # 3718

TItle:  Local Sales Assistant

Requirements:  Supports WHDH-TV 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 # 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 # 3703

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 # 3701

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 # 3700

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 # 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 # 3690

Title:  Senior 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 # 3670

Title:  FT 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 # 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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