News Editor

Station/Company: KOBI-TV NBC5
Location: Medford, Oregon
Hours: Full Time


Job Summary

KOBI-TV in Medford, OR is looking for a talented News Editor to support our news team part-time, Wednesday & Thursday. A good candidate will have a strong background in digital videography and editing. Proficiency with a newsroom computer system and social media experience is a plus – but not required.

Job duties include:

Editing video for newscasts;
Operating newsroom cameras;
Bringing in remote feeds from bureaus and other sources; and
Completing other duties as assigned.
Preferred (but not required) qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent;
Digital videography and editing experience;
Experience operating video and sound equipment; and,
hands-on news production and broadcast equipment operation.
Required qualifications:

Experience working with Adobe Premier or equivalent editing software; and,
The ability to handle several assignments simultaneously under deadline pressure.
Our part-time benefits package includes: a 401K retirement plan, paid sick leave, paid vacation, paid holidays, and an Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

KOBI-TV NBC5 is licensed by the FCC; therefore, we must follow federal guidelines. Since marijuana is still illegal on a federal level, if offered a position, a candidate is required to pass a 10-panel drug screen, which does include marijuana. A 3-year driving record check and a 7-year criminal background check are also pre-employment requirements. We require all new hires to be COVID-19 vaccinated and up-to-date, which does include booster(s). A valid driver’s license is also required.

KOBI-TV NBC5/KOTI-TV NBC2, owned by California Oregon Broadcasting, Inc., is the longest continuously independent broadcast group in the West, and one of the two oldest in the country. The founder of our company, Bill Smullin, often said “most people work 50 weeks a year in order to spend two weeks’ vacation in the beauty of Northern California and Oregon – the area we are fortunate enough to live, work, and play in every day.”
It is the mission of COBi to provide an environment that encourages our staff to enthusiastically join with our viewers and clients in the fun of creativity, service, and work that serves all individuals with quality broadcast.
COBi is continually looking for individuals who embrace our culture and possess skills that will complement our company.

How to Apply

If you meet the qualifications above, send your Cover Letter and Resume via one of the options below. You will be sent an application to complete. You are not considered an “applicant” until an application is returned to us. Incomplete applications will not be considered. 1. Email to: hr@kobi5.com. Please include the following in your email message: • The Job Title in the Subject Line • Resume and Cover Letter in Word or PDF format only 2. Mail to the physical address below: KOBI-TV NBC5 Kris Clarke Director of HR 125 South Fir Street Medford, OR 97501 We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Apply Online: https://kobi5.com/job/news-editor-8/

Contact Email: hr@kobi5.com

Expiration: March 31, 2023