WBRZ-TV does not discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of a persåon's race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission.
WBRZ is committed to a broad applicant recruiting outreach program. In our continuing efforts to represent our diverse community, we encourage qualified community organizations to be included in our job opportunity notification list. Informing you and your organization of our employment opportunities is an affirmative action on our part to actively seek qualified minorities and women for our staff vacancies. If your organization is interested in being notified about our job vacancies, we would like to hear from you. Through your assistance to refer individuals to us, we want to ensure that our employment opportunities are made known to members of minority groups and to women.
WBRZ-TV is a drug-free and smoke-free work place.
How to apply
If you would like to apply for a vacancy listed below, please refer to the contact information listed in each posting. Or mail resume and/or non-returnable DVD to Human Resources, WBRZ-TV, PO Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821; or fax to 225-336-2213, or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. All resumes are forwarded to the hiring manager for review and scheduling of interviews.
We are looking for a full-time videographer and editor to add to our production team. We handle a range of projects including commercials, social media content, behind the scenes, and long-form content. Do you know your way around a camera, or are you interested in learning on the job? Send us your resume! Email your resume and links to your work to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications can be mailed to WBRZ-TV Human Resources, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, La., 70821. Pre-employment drug screen required. Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
Master Control Operator
WBRZ-TV is looking for a Master Control Operator. This position is responsible for monitoring transmitters by remote control, switching programs, and focusing on broadcast quality. Prefer experience in broadcast operations, equipment, and computer systems. Looking for candidates that can troubleshoot, multi-task, pay attention to detail, and communicate well with others - both written and verbal. Candidate must be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment. Must be willing to work overnights, weekends, and holidays as necessary. Full-time and part-time positions available. Experience is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate. Email resume to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also mail resume to P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Smoke free and drug free work environment. Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).
WBRZ wants to help mold the next savvy news executive. We're looking for a show doctor, a newsroom leader and an aggressive producer to manage our extensive morning news program. WBRZ is looking to hire an executive producer who will quickly rise through the ranks of our newsroom. Be ready to take a larger role in our organization or lay the ground work to be a big market EP, assistant news director or news director. We'll help you grow. Join our team today. Email a resume and a link to a show to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications can be mailed to WBRZ-TV, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, La., 70821. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE.
TV News Producers
WBRZ is looking to help dynamic writers and show doctors launch their successful careers. We're hiring TV news producers for various time periods and both full and part-time positions. If you're eager to learn how to produce a newscast that delivers results, this is the place to work. Our producers make big market leaps after owning their WBRZ shows. Email a resume and a link to a show to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications can be mailed to WBRZ-TV, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, La., 70821. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE.
Digital Content Producer
Help the nearly 900,000 people in the Greater Baton Rouge area start their day! WBRZ is looking for a creative digital content producer to produce morning breaking news and manage our social media platforms Monday-Friday morning. Some news writing experience needed. This is a great way to get your foot in the door. Email a resume and a link to a show to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications can be mailed to WBRZ-TV, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, La., 70821. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE.
Animators, designers, and artists – sizzle up your portfolio with professional TV and design work. WBRZ, a locally owned TV news station in Baton Rouge is looking for talented juniors and seniors who want to ditch their part-time gigs and start their design career early. WBRZ is looking for a graphic designer to help spice up the look of TV reports. Opening is for an evening schedule, Monday through Friday. Email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Pre-employment drug screening required. EOE.
WBRZ- TV is looking for a highly motivated and competitive business professional who is a self-starter to sell advertising solutions to local businesses including digital asset strategies. Applicant is expected to manage and grow an existing account list, develop new business, have excellent communication and organizational skills, and meet all revenue and new business goals for multiple entities. Ad sales experience is preferred, including knowledge of Comscore ratings, Power Point and other Windows-based software. College degree and advertising sales experience is preferred. Good company benefits. Submit cover letter and resume to Human Resources at email@example.com and copy firstname.lastname@example.org. Or mail to WBRZ-TV, P. O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Pre-employment drug screening required. EOE.
WBRZ-TV has an opening for an entry-level Part-time Administrative Runner. Ideal for student taking afternoon classes and available to work mornings only. The duties consist of moving equipment and supplies, lifting approximately 30-50 lbs., light maintenance, running errands and some office duties. This position reports to top management. Must be professional, courteous, dependable and have valid driver’s license with good driving record. Pre-employment drug screen required. Typical hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM with some afternoons on approval. $10 per hour. For consideration, email resume to Pallas Dunn at email@example.com.
Information Technology Analyst
WBRZ is seeking a full-time Information Technology Analyst. We are looking for a team player who can install, configure, and maintain personal computers, networks, and related hardware and software. Knowledge of computer and/or network security systems, applications, procedures, and techniques required. Preferred: Degree in the related field and two years minimum experience. Salary based on experience. Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. Applications can be mailed to WBRZ-TV Human Resources, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, La., 70821. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE.
Marketing Content Producer
WBRZ is currently seeking a Marketing Content Producer. If you are stuck in a marketing or news-producing rut and want to showcase your creative side, then we have the perfect job for you! The Marketing Content Producer uses their creativity to promote daily news stories along with image campaigns for news, weather and, sports that get noticed. The perfect candidate is motivated by winning every day and has the skills to write scripts, shoot, and edit. Come join our creative team in Baton Rouge. If you are ready for this challenge, email your resume, brief cover letter and links to your creative work to Noah Kozinko, Director of Marketing, at firstname.lastname@example.org, and Human Resources via email@example.com. Applications can also be mailed to WBRZ-TV, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA, 70821. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE.
Television Broadcast Technician
WBRZ-TV is looking for a full-time Television Broadcast Technician. Responsible for digital equipment, studio production maintenance, transmitter and master control duties as needed. Must have computer and networking skills, with knowledge of IP broadcast operations. College degree preferred or a minimum of two years of experience. Pre-employment drug screening required. Submit cover letter and resume to Director of Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to WBRZ-TV, P. O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Drug-free and smoke-free workplace. EOE.
TV Operations (PT)
WBRZ-TV is always looking for candidates for part-time Television Operations. Duties include editing video, operating teleprompter, audio, and studio camera during live newscasts. Flexible work schedule a must, including weekends and holidays, and must be dependable. Non-linear experience preferred; must be able to work in fast-paced newsroom. Willing to train the right person. Please note: this is a recurring post, although there may not be an actual part-time position currently available. Interviews will be conducted for TV Operations as a vacancy occurs. Email cover letter, resume and link to email@example.com; or mail to WBRZ-TV, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Pre-employment drug screening required. EOE
WBRZ offers internships each semester in the following departments: News, Marketing, Information Systems, Production, Graphics, Sports, and Weather. Interns will experience firsthand the daily operations of the department and will perform various duties as assigned. Student must be enrolled in a station approved college/university and be approved by the college dean/advisor/chair to take an internship course for curriculum credit and grade. Internships are unpaid and available for most fall, spring, and summer semesters. Email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org; or mail to WBRZ-TV, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Pre-employment drug screening required. EOE.