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  • 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 […]

  • Information Systems Technician

    The chosen candidate will be responsible for installation, preventative maintenance and troubleshooting equipment associated with data and file based video systems in a broadcast facility. A degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields is preferred. Experience with multiple operating systems & application software suites including Apple MAC OS and Microsoft platforms required. Ability to support Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premier Creative Suite and Adobe editing software is desired. Proven experience with the ability to independently troubleshoot PC’s, Servers, […]

  • Digital Coordinator

    WGN-TV is seeking a Digital Coordinator who will be responsible for traffic operations and management plus managing creative request, proofs and trafficking. Coordinator will work closely with Digital Sales Manager and Account Executives. The Coordinator will also be responsible for the completion of digital traffic orders, will pull screen-grabs of creative campaigns and send out creative proofs for client’s review. Additionally, will assist Account Executives with digital sales presentations and will complete various annual projects including reports and pitches. Knowledge […]

  • 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 […]

  • Video Editor – Per Diem

    WGN-TV has an immediate opening for a video editor on our Broadcast Operations team. This position is a part of our broadcast operations team and primarily involves preparing movie and syndicated content for air as well as production of certain news promotional elements. Tasks include: Editing content to remove language not suitable for broadcast television, editing movie content for length, transcoding content between different broadcast formats, editing closed-caption content, production of afternoon news opens. Depending on schedule, 2nd shift and […]

  • Production Internship

    Responsibilities: Intern will assist in the day-to-day operations of the Production Department. Including, but not limited to, assisting with pre-production work for various live remotes (parades, telethons, special events) organizing and maintaining the stations Public Service announcement files, screening and dubbing tapes, maintaining the departments tape library and helping with general office duties i.e copying, filing, etc… The candidate must be an undergraduate (junior/senior standing) or graduate student attending an accredited University. Must be able to obtain college credit for […]

  • Human Resources Internship

    Responsibilities: Assist Human Resources department with some specific daily tasks and special projects. Will review resumes and help maintain general Human Resources e-mail. Special projects include I-9 processing and completing specific EEO reports. DURATION/HOURS: Must be able to work a minimum of 12 hours per week* during a 12-week period. * Additional Information Four Internship Sessions (limited to 1 session per calendar year) – Fall (8-12 Weeks – Deadline to Apply – July 15) – Winter (8-10 Weeks – Deadline […]

  • Web Producer Internship

    Responsibilities: WGN-TV, Channel 9 and WGN America are looking for an Assistant Website Producer, internship. The internship will expose the participant to the day-to-day requirements for a local broadcast station as well as a nationally distributed cable network. Knowledge of HTML, DreamWeaver, Flash required. Knowledge of Adobe PhotoShop, on-line video and/or writing would be helpful, but not necessary. * Additional Information Four Internship Sessions (limited to 1 session per calendar year) – Fall (8-12 Weeks – Deadline to Apply – […]

  • Morning News Internship

    Responsibilities: This internship is designed for a student who is interested in a news position, specifically for a morning show. Duties include, but are not limited to: greeting guests, writing tip sheets, escorting guests to and from studios, researching and locating archive video. Interns will communicate closely with segment producers, show producers, and executive producer. Mature and professional conduct expected. DURATION/HOURS: Must be able to work a minimum of 16 hours per week. * Additional Information Four Internship Sessions (limited […]

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