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Open Positions at WOWT


Sales Assistant

The main function of the Sales Assistant is to provide clerical assistance for all areas of the sales department as follows


Digital Content Producer

The Digital Content Producer’s primary focus will be to develop and expand our brand reach through emerging technologies and trends, and broaden communication with our viewers in conjunction with our on air product. Ideal candidate has an intense curiosity about the future of how viewers interact with each other, consume and engage with content, and develop loyalty to brands. The Producer’s role is to grow our audience and inform and entertain them every day. They should keep up with the ever-changing nature of social media and always be ready to come up with a new idea or try out the latest tools.


Account Executive

WOWT a Gray Television station located in Omaha, Nebraska is looking for an Account Executive to join our team of marketing/advertising professionals. At WOWT, we help businesses grow in the market through the use of effective marketing and advertising solutions. If you have sales or media sales experience, high-energy and like working with people, this could be the job for you. The Account Executive generates revenue through advertising sales by servicing existing clients and developing new business. The Account Executive will be evaluated on achieving revenue budget goals, new business development goals, client service and thorough, accurate forecasting, teamwork and attitude.


Chief Engineer

WOWT is looking for an experienced Chief Engineer that can supervise the day-to-day operations of Engineering, Building Maintenance and IT Department. Full knowledge of station operations and technical layout with emphasis on news production facilities. Supervise all day-to-day operations of the engineering department. Coordinate long-term and short-term engineering projects involving upgrades and maintenance of facility and broadcast systems. Work alongside engineering, IT and building maintenance staff to handle daily maintenance and repair tasks.


News 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.


Broadcast Engineer

WOWT is looking for an experienced Engineer that can supervise the day-to-day operations of Engineering, Building Maintenance and IT Department. Full knowledge of station operations and technical layout with emphasis on news production facilities. Supervise all day-to-day operations of the engineering department. Coordinate long-term and short-term engineering projects involving upgrades and maintenance of facility and broadcast systems. Work alongside engineering, IT and building maintenance staff to handle daily maintenance and repair tasks.


MMJ Reporter/Anchor

WOWT, has an immediate opening for an experienced News Anchor for our weekend morning newscast. The ideal candidate has a passion for broadcast journalism and will deliver the news in an engaging, energetic manner. This candidate will also serve as an MMJ/Reporter during the week. WOWT is looking for a candidate who will make a positive contribution in the newsroom and community as a whole. Other duties as assigned.


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 St.
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: 402-233-7843
Fax: 402-233-7881
http://www.wowt.com/station/advertise

Lobby Hours:
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday

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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

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