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Open Positions at WOWT


Technical Media Producer

The Technical Producer has the general responsibility for directing live or pre-recorded productions as assigned, monitoring WOWT’s on-air signals, transmitter, and FCC logs, and ingesting daily programming and commercials. Regular assignments will involve directing specific newscasts, misc. station productions, and various elements for the web site and social media.


Videographer / Multi Media Journalist

This position is for a Videographer/Multi-media- journalist will shoot, write and produce content on air and online. 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. This is a hybrid position where the successful candidate can work with a reporter or work alone to create content for on-air, online and social media platforms.


Sales Assistant

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


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.


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.


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:
Ed Bok, Chief Engineer

Phone: 402-233-7986

Fax: 402-233-7887

Email: ed.bok@wowt.com

Problems with Signal Reception Contact Information:
Ed Bok, Chief Engineer

Phone: 402-233-7986

Fax: 402-233-7887

Email: ed.bok@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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Weather
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Sports
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Community Events
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Programming
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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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