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News Photographer/MMJ – KOLN TV, Lincoln

About Gray Television: Gray Television is a leading media company that owns and operates high-quality stations in 113 television markets that collectively reach 36 percent of US television households.

We constantly strive for excellence. Through upgrading to the latest technology and seeking new ways to stay on top in our markets, we focus on training and development of the best and brightest employees in the business.

About KOLN: KOLN is the CBS affiliate in the Lincoln, Hastings, and Kearney market. Located in the thriving capital city of Lincoln, the station is the area`s dominant news leader, with number one newscasts in every daypart. The 10/11 news brand is well-known throughout the region as a trusted source for quality news, weather, and sports coverage.

Job Description/Summary: 1011NOW is looking for a driven journalist for the role of news photographer/MMJ in our main Lincoln newsroom. Your primary duty will be to be the eyes and ears of news events happening in Lincoln – from responding to breaking news to working with reporters on daily assignments and live shots, to shooting local and Nebraska sports.

Duties/Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

• Gather video and sound of news and sports events around Lincoln and the surrounding area as assigned

• Accompany reporters on shoots, run live shots, edit stories for broadcast, and publish to all platforms

• Maintain and master news gathering and editing equipment

• Meet tight daily deadlines

• Respond urgently and appropriately to breaking and developing news

• There may be opportunities to write scripts and report on-camera for the right candidate


• On-air experience and a consistent track record of meeting deadlines

• Ability to shoot and edit video

• Flexibility in scheduling, to respond to the changing news landscape

• A four-year degree in journalism or a related field, or equivalent professional experience

• Familiarity with ENPS, Edius Editing, TVU, ARC Publishing, Sony/JVC ENG, Social Media a plus

*** Must have a valid Driver’s License with a good driving record. Employment is contingent on successfully passing a driving record check ***

If you feel you’re qualified and want to work with a great group of people go to https://gray.tv/careers#currentopenings, you may type in the job title, station call letters, or click on “apply now”, upload resume, cover letter, and references

(Current employees who are interested in this position can apply through the Gray-TV UltiPro self-service portal)

KOLN/KSNB-TV/Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free company

Gray Television provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Gray Television complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Gray Television expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Gray’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

Gray Television encourages all new employees to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus virus before or by the first workday.

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Date Posted: 4/26/2024

Closing Date: 7/25/2024

City: Lincoln – 68503

State: Nebraska

Apply Online URL: https://gray.tv/careers