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Technical Director/Production Assistant

WGEM-TV, Quincy, Illinois, is looking for an individual to join our team of broadcast professionals. If you enjoy a creative, fast-paced environment and working with top-of-the line technology this could be the perfect job for you! WGEM is an award-winning, market-leading television station and is looking to add you today to our team.

The position of Director/Production Assistant is full time and offers a variety of experiences in TV production. These duties include, Directing Newscasts, remote productions, shooting and editing station content and other production related duties.

Candidates must have great communication and attention to detail skills. You need to be able to multi-task and make fast, accurate judgments in control room environments. You must be able to shoot and edit content.

Previous Newscast directing, shooting, and editing experience is preferred. Must be able to utilize Adobe CC product for production work.

A degree in Broadcast Communications or equivalent work experience may be acceptable.

Please send a resume and references:

Jim Lawrence, Director of Operations & Engineering
513 Hampshire, Quincy, IL 62301

Working at WGEM

Advance your career at WGEM News. You’ll work in a collaborative environment and be coached and challenged every day to achieve your full potential. Simply put, We Grow Our Own. Just ask our alumni.

"If you're willing to learn and open to coaching, WGEM will help you create the foundation to build your career on."

Mike Colombo, Anchor
From WGEM to KTVI/KPLR - St. Louis

“When I look back at my time working at WGEM I have nothing but positive thoughts. From my first day, I was welcomed into the station and felt like a valued member of the news team.”

Ashley Hart, Multimedia Journalist
From WGEM to Fios News - New York

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