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Part time Studio Camera Operator

Skills & Duties Desired: Will work with studio cameras and non-linear editing systems, keep the studio equipment working properly, prepare microphones for anchors, change lamps for the light fixtures, and other duties as assigned. Experience with non-linear editing systems and videotape production and editing of news stories. . The ability to work a variety of shifts is necessary.Some camera experience helpful. This person must be highly dependable, be able to follow directions precisely and the ability to work a variety of shifts is necessary.



POSITION: News Producer

KRGV Channel 5 is looking for an aggressive, creative and smart News Producer. You must have a great "can do" attitude and not be afraid to leave your comfort zone. You must be highly-organized, a leader in production technique and showcasing skills, driven and able to cover Breaking News. Must be willing to think differently than most newscast producers and try new things. The job is in the Harlingen-McAllen-Brownsville market in South Texas at the ABC Affiliate.

Responsibilities: Cover all aspects of the broadcast: news writing, editorial judgment, guest booking and coordination of live shots.

Requirements: Prefer at least one year experience in a television station. Candidate must be reliable and have good people skills.

To apply: Send your recent newscast sample, resume, and references to: Tammy Meier, Personnel Manager, KRGV-TV, P.O. Box 5, Weslaco, TX 78599-0005 or email tammy@krgv.com No Phone Calls, Please.

Position:  Meteorologist

DUTIES & REQUIREMENTS: Must have degree in Meteorology. Must be able to work under deadlines in a fast paced environment. Candidate will also be asked to work extensive hours during bad weather days. Will be working with WSI System.Experience in news reporting, strong writing skills and knowledge of TV techniques. Send most current video resume to tammy@krgv.com


Account Executive

KRGV-TV CHANNEL 5 is seeking a McAllen Area Account Executive to service existing clients and develop new accounts. This dynamic individual will be responsible for all aspects of servicing clients of Channel 5 including business development, overseeing production of commercials, commercial scheduling, billing, and collections. A minimum of three years of television and internet sales experience is required. 

  • Maintain and renew existing accounts
  • Prospect and cultivate new accounts
  • Make appointments and sales calls with new and existing accounts on continuous basis.
  • Build proposals, negotiate contracts, and handle collections with all assigned clients.
  • Interface with all internal departments including, but not limited to, Traffic and Accounting to facilitate all phases of the selling process
  • Work with the Marketing Director to develop and present sales and market research pieces for existing and new accounts
  • Work with the Creative Services Director, Sales Production Photographer, and Sales Production Editor on developing and producing client commercials.
  • Work with the Graphics Designer on developing and producing website, mobile, and app web creative.
  • Work with Sales Assistants to ensure that sales contracts are accurate and verified.
  • Produce a weekly sales report that outlines all sales activity.
  • Become a proficient user of all sales support software, including but not limited to OSI, Scarborough, Ad Connections, Ad Mall, Titan TV, and other software.
  • Attend regularly scheduled weekly sales department meetings and attend station staff meetings when scheduled.
  • Must have a good driving record and reliable transportation. Company requires insurance coverage and valid driver's license.
  • Excellent opportunity to join the most professional sales team in the Valley. Competitive commission structure, car allowance, and quarterly bonus opportunity. Attractive employee benefits package.

Full Time News Video Photographer

The primary duty of this job is to gather ENG video in the field, working with reporters and the assignments desk. Experience in all aspects of television news photography, electronic editing equipment, and live microwave trucks. Must have a valid driver's license.

News Photographer - Part-Time

The primary duty of this job is to gather ENG video in the field, working with reporters and
the assignments desk. Experience in all aspects of television news photography, electronic
editing equipment, and live microwave trucks. Must have a valid driver's license.





KRGV-TV is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of a person'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.

KRGV-TV is a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.

If you or anyone you know might be qualified for an advertised vacancy, we encourage you to send a resume to:

Tammy Meier
Personnel Director
P.O. Box 5
Weslaco, TX 78599
Fax: (956) 973-5003

or email: tammy@krgv.com


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Organizations wanting notification about future job opening can contact us by fax at (956) 973-5003 or by sending an email to tammy@krgv.com

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