WLUC-TV6 & FOX UP is looking for a full-time Multi-Media Journalist.
WLUC has been a fixture in Upper Michigan for over 60 years. The #1 rated WLUC is the market leader and an NBC affiliate. The FOX UP News is #2 in this competitive six station market.
The U.P. is a recreational paradise. Winter, summer, spring or fall, if you enjoy the outdoors, this is the place for you. Ten minutes from anywhere, you’ll find a trail, river, lake or event to capture your desire. The small town setting is peaceful and safe, but still has the big city entertainment and dining experiences. But it’s the people of Upper Michigan that make this area stand out. They’re friendly, helpful, honest and fun.
A Multi-Media Journalist must be versatile, requiring strong storytelling. You’ll enterprise stories reporting from the field. You are writing, editing and producing the story from idea to on-air. You’ll also be doing LIVE shots from field locations. We’re looking for those individuals able to think outside the box, finding stories that stand out in the market, leaving a lasting impression with the viewer. The right person is creative, contributes story ideas and develops contacts. Social media is a big part of our news coverage. You're responsible for writing and posting stories to the TV6 and FOX UP Website, Facebook, Twitter and other station related platforms. Community involvement is a must.
Writing for on-air and on-line
Conversational story delivery
Knowledge of videography
Knowledge of video editing
Must meet deadlines and be able to multi-task
Great attitude and enjoy working with others
Strong work ethic
Enjoy talking with people
Social Media involvement and knowledge
Must have a valid driver’s license
Pass a pre-employment drug screening.
A command of the English language, spelling and grammar.
Personal appearances in the community and station functions is an important part of the job
Interested applicants may apply online at https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings.
About Gray Television:
Gray Television supports local community interests by providing quality television broadcasting and exceptional service in each market we serve. We own and operate leading media outlets in over 50 markets throughout the country – all delivering the news, weather, sports and entertainment that millions of our neighbors count on every day. We are an unmatched broadcast pioneer that keeps getting bigger and better.
We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.