KTXS/KTXE/CWAbilene/MeTVAbilene & KTXS.COM (Bonten Media Group-Texas) is an equal opportunity employer. In compliance with federal, state, and local equal employment laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions with Bonten Media without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, marital or veteran status.
News Reporter(Posted 1/27/2015) (click here to apply online)
KTXS Television in Abilene, Texas is looking for a highly motivated Reporter. We are looking for a reporter who knows how to find and tell great stories. KTXS and Bonten Media put news first. This station has a live and a satellite truck, our own Doppler radar, and the tools to make a good reporter even better! We are very strong with online coverage and social media. We are looking for someone who can work on all of our platforms. Many reporters move from KTXS to top-50 markets. We have a staff of seasoned photographers to help make your stories shine. However, some shooting and editing may be required with this position. This position may involve fill-in anchoring. Four year college degree or comparable experience required, as is an internship or professional experience. If you`d like to join our news team, then e-mail your weblink, resume, and cover letter to Jason Goodwin , KTXS News Director, mailto:email@example.com . No phone calls please. Jason Goodwin News Director KTXS 4420 N Clack Abilene, TX 79601
Reporter/Weekend Producer(Posted 1/27/2015) (click here to apply online)
KTXS, the award winning ABC affiliate in Abilene, TX, has an immediate opening for a full time Weekend Producer/Weekday Reporter. We are the station that believes in ``getting the facts right, and alerting to weather danger``, so accuracy is a must. College degree required, some professional experience preferred, including internships This is a great opportunity for a current Associate Producer, or writer, who is looking for the best of both worlds. Many of our producers and reporters have moved on to top 50, and in some cases top 20, markets. We have all of the tools, and live capabilities, of many larger markets. If you`re a strong writer, with good news judgment, and a solid work ethic. Please send your resume and reel to: Jason Goodwin- News Director, KTXS, 4420 N Clack, Abilene, TX 79601 mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org Emailed materials are strongly preferred. No phone calls please.
Newscast Producer(Posted 1/27/2015) (click here to apply online)
NEWSCAST PRODUCER needed for award-winning ABC affiliate in Abilene, Texas. We’re looking for a good writer with a strong work ethic. Can you take charge and help put together a quality newscast? Do you work well with others under tight deadlines? This is a great opportunity to grow and develop . Our station has many of the same resources as stations in larger markets, including our own live doppler radar, a satellite truck, and a live truck. Previous producers have moved on to markets like Dallas, Oklahoma City, and Albuquerque. College degree strongly preferred. Candidates with TV news internships also preferred. Our newscasts can be viewed 24/7 under our livestream link at KTXS.com. If you’d like to join our team, send resume, cover letter, and newscast reel (or work/writing samples in lieu of a reel) to KTXS, Jason Goodwin - News Director, Attn: Producer Search, 4420 N Clack, Abilene, TX 79601 mailto:email@example.com (e-mail is preferred, no phone calls please)
Associate Producer/Assignment Desk Asst. (part-time)(Posted 1/28/2015) (click here to apply online)
KTXS TV, an award winning ABC affiliate in Abilene, TX is accepting applications for an Associate Producer/Assignment Desk Assistant. Duties include writing stories for both our newscasts and our website, assisting newscast producers with editing video, and ordering graphics, as well as assisting our assignment editor , anchors, and producers with making beat calls, and listening to scanners. This entry-level position is perfect for a solid writer with good news judgment who is looking to break into newscast producing. If reporting interests you, this position could eventually involve on-air reporting, once the candidate has mastered writing and producing. Writing and producing comes first. Internship or college TV station experience preferred. Candidates who have a college degree , or who are working towards one are strongly preferred. Although schedules are not guaranteed, this position typically works afternoons/evenings during the week. Please email your resume, cover letter, and reel (optional- either newscast or reporting) to mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please. Jason Goodwin, News Director, KTXS, 4420 N Clack, Abilene, TX, 79601
Morning Production Assistant(Posted 10/24/2014) (click here to apply online)
KTXS-TV has an opening for a part-time production assistant, one on our AM Crew Production Crew. Those interested will have the opportunity to learn about live news production while receiving hands-on training of the following: Teleprompter, high definition studio camera, graphics and audio.. Must be a team player and have reliable transportation. To apply Send resume to: Production Assistant Search PO Box 2997 Abilene, Texas 79603. Phone calls & Email to Nikki Caudle at email@example.com.
Account Executive (click here to apply online)
Do you love to learn about other businesses and how they operate? Do you like to learn new ways to help your clients grow and succeed? Do you like to develop new customers and new relationships? Are your days structured and organized? Do you follow up on your work and are you a person of integrity and commitment? If you are an enthusiastic, self-motivated salesperson who seeks big challenges to achieve big rewards, we may have the position for you. KTXS TV, Me-TV, CW Abilene, and KTXS.com are seeking a salesperson that can operate independently and has the curiosity it takes to learn, process, and create solutions for our clients. If you are that person, please contact Feray Waggoner, Local Sales Manager at mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org or call 325-677-2281. KTXS-TV; 4420 N. Clack Street; Abilene, TX 79601. Bonten Media Abilene is an Equal Opportunity Employer.