Job Details



• Intermediate Level
Skills: Writers Producers


WQAD: Are you a “news junkie” with a passion for journalism and live television? Our news department is looking for an accomplished broadcast journalist to join our dynamic and winning news team.

Category Producers 
Location Davenport, Iowa Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jan 21, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

If you have a “can-do” team approach and enjoy breaking news and telling stories and possess good news judgment, our team is looking for you!


• Conceptualize a newscast and deliver it in a dynamic presentation.
• Execute a newscast within the station’s branding formula.
• Take responsibility for your show. It is your newscast; we want you to own it.

Job Requirements
  • Must know what it takes to build a competitive, winning, and watchable, habit-forming newscast. Experience preferred, but the skill to build a winner is the key! 
  • You must demonstrate a keen sense of news judgment, it’s a given that you can write and produce. 
  • You must juggle the fast-pace changes that occur in real-time, whether you are in the newsroom preparing for your newscast or in the control room producing a live broadcast. 
  • You must have the ability to manage people in the news and operations department, as a producer in our station has ownership of their newscast and is responsible for it.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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