Positions at WMAR

WMAR-TV is currently recruiting for the following positions.  Detailed information can be found at www.scripps.com/careers.  Once on the website, candidates can browse open positions at WMAR as well as all of the E. W. Scripps companies and apply directly on line.  I welcome the opportunity to answer any questions you might have.

Account Executive

The Account Executive works under the direction of the Local Sales Manager to maintain and grow existing business/relationships with our key accounts. Identify and pursue ways to increase individual, client and company sales growth and retention in our full product portfolio. Professional with superior people skills, great attitude and work ethic. Is excited about the opportunity for developing relationships and acting as a strategic business partner for our customers.

Associate Producer

The Associate Producer is responsible for assisting in gathering, writing and editing content for daily programming.

Meteorologist / MMJ

The meteorologist is responsible for preparing and delivering accurate weather reports for newscasts. Prepare and deliver daily weather content utilizing all available weather data and graphics computers. Prepare and deliver urgent weather updates interrupting regular programming as necessary. Prepare and deliver all weather content over multiple platforms. Assist management in evaluations of potential new weather data gathering and presentation computers and report live from event sites

Photographer

The photographer will capture and edit visual content for multiple platforms. Will also be responsible for operating various news gathering equipment, including but not limited to microwave live truck, video camera, and video editing equipment.

Photographer II

The photographer will capture and edit visual content and audio material to create compelling stories for WMAR-TV’s lifestyle Midday Maryland show as well as complete daily editing for multiple platforms. Will also be responsible for operating various content gathering equipment including but not limited to microwave live truck, video camera and video editing equipment.

Technician

The technician performs floor director and teleprompter positions during live and taped productions. Perform video receive and Master Control duties. Monitors back-timing and adjusts all “On Air” material within the automation system. Observes records and operates transmitter power and frequency readings, adjusting them to legal limits if necessary, in accordance with FCC Rules and Regulations. Perform other duties as needed, and as directed by the Senior Director, Creative Services.

 As an equal employment opportunity employer, The E.W. Scripps Company and its affiliates do not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis on race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law. Furthermore, the company will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship for the company.