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Open Positions at WOWT


Meteorologist/Traffic Reporter

The purpose of this position is to have qualified individuals prepare and deliver weather forecasts and weather information and covering traffic events as part of the overall WOWT 6 News presentation. Weather and traffic are critical needs for viewers. The public’s safety is a vital concern for us and we take our responsibility very seriously.


Producer

The Producer has the responsibility to select, write and assemble a blend of stories in a compelling, interesting and newsworthy way for broadcast and web newscasts. This position requires long periods of time in front of a computer screen while stories are selected and written. There is a high stress level associated with this position because of the nature of “live” broadcasts and the elements of change that are faced every day, every hour.


Local Sales Manager

The Local Sales Manager is responsible for the day to day operations of the sales department and the Account Executives. We are looking for a proven leader to develop a strategic sales plan with our management team to establish new business and provide new solutions for existing clients. The ideal candidate must be able to coach, and lead our team of Account Executives to reach individual and collective goals across all revenue platforms. This candidate must have a proven history of developing and executing successful sales campaigns. They should have previous sales management experience or be a successful seller looking to take the next step in their career.


Videographer

A videographer will shoot video for on air and digital platforms. He/she will have a demonstrated ability to work individually or as part of a team to produce compelling packages on deadline and the time management skills to produce news stories for WOWT.


Multi Media Journalist

This position is for a Multi-Media Journalist. We’re looking for a pioneer in the next generation of news gathering. We report news on every platform available to our viewers. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated ability to shoot video, produce news stories, edit video, post web stories/pictures/video from both the field and television station. Successful candidates will also have the ability to deliver compelling stories from the viewer in. You’ll use the latest technology, including lightweight next generation video equipment and laptop editing.


WOWT Internship

WOWT is accepting applications for Spring and Summer internships in News, Promotions and Public Affairs Departments. Internship applicants must be enrolled in a college or university.


Contact WOWT NBC Omaha

Our Mailing Address:
3501 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE 68131
(402) 346.6666

News releases and tips should be emailed to: sixonline@wowt.com

Community Calendar events should be entered online at www.wowt.com/calendar.

First Birthday submissions should be entered online at WOWT.com/community/firstbirthdays.

Newsroom:
Phone: (402) 233.7900
Fax: (402) 233.7888

Sales:
Phone: (402) 233.7802
Fax: (402) 233.7881
http://www.wowt.com/station/advertise

Lobby Hours:
Monday - Friday, 8 am. - 5 pm.

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Closed Captioning Information


Closed Caption Difficulties:
For urgent technical matters that need immediate attention and response:
Phone: (402) 233.7901
Fax: (402) 233.7888
Email: sixonline@wowt.com

For less urgent technical matters that need attention and response:
Jeff Sabin, Director of Technology
Phone: 402.233.7823
Fax: 402.233.7887
Email: jeff.sabin@wowt.com

Problems with Signal Reception Contact Information:
Jeff Sabin, Director of Technology
Phone: 402.233.7823
Fax: 402.233.7887
Email: jeff.sabin@wowt.com

Individuals with disabilities who have questions about or need assistance with our Closed Captioning or our Public Inspection File may contact our station's captioning hotline or our public file liaison.

Public File Liaison
Call 402.346.6666

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Have a question for a certain department? Below is a list of areas that can answer your questions.

News Tip or Story Idea?

If you have a story idea that needs investigating or a news tip contact the WOWT 6 News newsroom. Include your contact information, if applicable.

Want a copy of a WOWT story?
- How to get a DVD copy, digital download, or transcript of a WOWT 6 News story

Weather
- Have a weather question? Contact the WOWT 6 Weather Authority meteorologists.

Sports
- Send your questions and opinions to the WOWT 6 Sports team.

Community Events
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Programming
- Questions or comments about programming on WOWT NBC Omaha, Cozi TV, or Antenna TV?

Webmaster
- Find a bad link or having website issues? Send it to the webmaster.

Political Broadcast Advertising


Mike Jones
Director of National Political Sales
Gray Television – Washington, DC
Desk: (202) 400.0598
mike.jones@gray.tv

Children's Programming


WOWT's FCC Children's Programming reports are available in our station's public files weekdays 8 am - 5 pm.

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