Reporter/Video Journalist

Classification: 
Full-time
Company: 
KPLC-TV (Raycom Media, Inc.),
P.O. Box 1490,
Lake Charles,
Louisiana
70602
Contact Person: 
Veronica Bilbo
Contact E-mail Address: 
vbilbo@kplctv.com
Contact Phone Number: 
(337) 4399071
Description/Responsibilities: 
REPORTER/VIDEO JOURNALIST – KPLC is looking for a full-time reporter/video journalist to start immediately. You do it all in this job. Shoot, write, edit, appear on camera, operate ENG live truck, post incessantly to social media & digital platforms, and (most of all) cover the news of the day. We need someone who can write well, shoot their own video, and be trained to operate an ENG live truck. KPLC-TV may be DMA 175, but it’s a gateway to a wealth of career opportunities in the field of broadcast journalism. Applicant must be able to lift heavy equipment, be willing to work holidays and irregular hours. Driver's license and clean driving record is required. Here’s a hint to those who apply: A great online reel will get you noticed by those who do the hiring. Send a link to your online demo reel, cover letter and resume to: Veronica Bilbo, EEO Coordinator, KPLC-TV, P.O. Box 1490, Lake Charles, LA 70602 or email your resume and a link to your online reel to vbilbo@kplctv.com with the subject heading “REPORTER/VIDEO JOURNALIST JOB.” ABSOLUTELY NO PHONE CALLS. EOE-M/F/D/V
Requirements/Qualifications: 
See description.
Application Instructions: 
Send a link to your online demo reel, cover letter and resume to Veronica Bilbo, EEO Coordinator, KPLC-TV, P.O. Box 1490, Lake Charles, LA 70602 or email to vbilbo@kplctv.com with the subject heading "REPORTER/VIDEO JOURNALIST JOB."