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  • Sales Marketing Analyst

    We are currently seeking a Sales Marketing Analyst to assist the Research Manager in daily operations. The principle responsibility is to support account executives and sales management in all facets of research needs. This role offers an exciting opportunity to understand audience data and behaviors, and the impact of strategic data driven decisions in the ever evolving television industry. Requires an undergraduate degree in communications, marketing, business or related field.  Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment and […]

  • Air Control Operator (Per Diem)

    (2 Positions Available) WGN has immediate openings for Air Control Operator to work in our state-of-the-air broadcast facility at 2501 Bradley Place in North West Chicago. Air Control Operators are responsible for the successful preparation, monitoring and transmission of content on multiple broadcast airpaths. Air Control operators perform hourly transmitter checks, operate the Emergency Alert System in accordance with FCC regulations, and monitor the technical quality of all content during broadcast. Air Control Operators monitor email for programming updates and implement […]

  • Air Control Operator

    WGN has an immediate opening for an Air Control Operator to work in our state-of-the-air broadcast facility at 2501 Bradley Place in North West Chicago. Air Control Operators are responsible for the successful preparation, monitoring and transmission of content on multiple broadcast airpaths. Air Control operators perform hourly transmitter checks, operate the Emergency Alert System in accordance with FCC regulations, and monitor the technical quality of all content during broadcast. Air Control Operators monitor email for programming updates and implement […]

  • Photographer/Editor

    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 […]

  • Floor Director/Production Assistant (Per Diem)

    2 Positions Available Responsible for providing support to the director in the production of live broadcasts and live to tape programs. This includes the preparation and distribution of scripts, rundown manipulation, add and change VizRT graphics and clip coordination in non-linear production systems. Includes segment timing, floor direction and managing studio floor activities. Bachelor’s Degree in Communications or related field preferred. Minimum 2 years broadcast experience, preferably in News or program production. Personal computer skills, particularly some kind of Non-Linear […]

  • Supervising Producer/WGN Weekend News

    WGN is looking for a news producer for WGN News. The successful candidate will have great news judgment and a demonstrated ability to craft a creative rundown. We need someone who knows how to work as part of a team to craft a unique daily broadcast that is grounded in news, but is driven by segments that include live entertainment, interviews, lifestyle, and conversation. Strong writing, organizational, and people skills are vital. Top 20 market experience required. Previous newscast producing […]

  • Producer

    Join WGN-TV News as a Producer specializing in newscasts for our 24-hour cable channel, CLTV.  You’ll be responsible for several hours of news each day, produced in a unique format that uses all the modern technologies.  You’ll have creative control of your newscast under the overall direction of the CLTV Senior Producer.  You’ll also be responsible for work on our website, mobile, social media technologies. Position requires an individual with experience writing and producing television newscasts.  You’ll need to demonstrate […]

  • Supervising Producer/WGN News

    WGN is looking for a news producer for WGN News. The successful candidate will have great news judgment and a demonstrated ability to craft a creative rundown. We need someone who knows how to work as part of a team to craft a unique daily broadcast that is grounded in news, but is driven by segments that include live entertainment, interviews, lifestyle, and conversation. Strong writing, organizational, and people skills are vital. Top 20 market experience required. Previous newscast producing […]

  • Regional Research Director

    WGN-TV has a rare opening for a Regional Research Director for its Research department and to provide high level research assistance to Tribune Broadcasting Company’s SVP of Research. Responsible for analyzing audience delivery and providing audience estimates, coordinates research efforts with national rep firm’s research department and assists WGN sales with presentation materials. Provides audience trends and custom studies for local general management, programming, news and creative departments. Corporate responsibilities will include reporting and tracking ratings performance for the station […]

  • Post Production Editor

    Tribune Broadcasting has an immediate opening for an Editor for its Creative Services department with an exceptional eye for detail. This person will be responsible for editing promos for Antenna TV/ THIS TV with additional responsibilities for producing on-air and off-channel promotions for various major projects, programs and news that will enhance image identity. This position is based in Chicago at WGN-TV. The qualified candidate must be an individual with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Candidate must also be detail-minded […]

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