Join our News Team as a Photographer/Editor.

The Photographer/Editor is responsible for the operation of cameras, editing and microwave equipment used in electronic newsgathering.

Undergraduate degree in broadcasting or similar major required. Must know spot news, but have an eye for creative storytelling, as well. Ability to maneuver and operate a live truck required. Must be able to lift and carry heavy equipment (50lbs) and work various shifts.  Driver’s license with good driving record required.

Good communication skills, sound editorial judgment and familiarity with Chicago city streets a plus.  Knowledge of Final Cut Pro 7 and X, a plus. Three to five years television news gathering, editing and microwave experience required.

Must submit a DVD/Reel with your resume!

Equal Opportunity Employer

If interested, send cover letter/resume to:

WGN-TV Human Resources Department

2501 W. Bradley Place

Chicago, IL 60618

Fax: 773-528-1387

Apply On-line:  Please go to, click on careers and

search for keyword “Photographer/Editor”.