ABC30 Jobs

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Current Job Openings


News Producer


KFSN-TV ABC30, the Disney/ABC-owned television station in Fresno, is seeking a News Producer to produce content for linear, digital, and social media platforms.

We expect our producers to be leaders in the newsroom and to be engaged in all aspects of newscast production and newsgathering. We need a detail-oriented producer who is able to juggle many tasks at once without sacrificing accuracy. Ideal candidate is a strong writer and storyteller, has good time management skills, and understands the roles social and digital platforms play in reaching viewers and creating content. Producer will actively participate in editorial planning by pitching stories and cultivating sources. College degree and previous producing experience preferred. KFSN-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.


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Director of Technology


KFSN-TV ABC30, the Disney/ABC-owned television station in Fresno, has an opening for Director - Technology who will oversee the operations and maintenance functions of technical personnel, equipment, infrastructure, and building facilities to ensure a smooth and efficient operation for broadcast, production and NexGen endeavors. This person will also assist the Division Technology team in the development of long-term goals and action plans to ensure smooth implementations of new technologies to meet company-wide goals.

Responsibilities:
* Operate KFSN in compliance with all FCC OSHA and FAA regulations as well as all company policies and procedures
* Oversee the management and development of KFSN technology personnel
* Facilitate short and long-term technical projects to insure proper execution and implementation
* Assist Division Technology in the development of long-term goals and action plans to ensure smooth implementations of new technologies to meet company-wide goals.
* Troubleshoot and repair complex equipment used in daily operation including equipment associated with broadcast operations, network infrastructure, transmission facilities, production control rooms, etc.
* Develop and manage operational budgets and maintain proper documentation.

Qualifications:
* Minimum of five years of technical management experience working in a broadcast facility
* Proven experience in leading a diverse team of technologists to set and accomplish organizational goals
* Effectively managing complex projects and operational budgets
* Strong IT based skills, networking and IP video distribution infrastructure, with knowledge of SMPTE 2110 and SMPTE 2022 beneficial.
* RF experience is necessary.
* Knowledge of planning, technical design, construction, maintenance and operation of all aspects of broadcast facilities.
* Able to manage multiple tasks in a fast paced environment with excellent attention to detail, accuracy and strong organizational skills
* Strong leadership, management and interpersonal skills with the ability to direct and motivate the technical staff and work well with all station departments.

Required Education:
* Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.

ABC30/KFSN-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.


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