Current Available Jobs for KIMT


Director

KIMT-TV is seeking a Director in our Rochester, Minnesota studio to direct our fast-paced, cutting-edge newscasts utilizing the Ross Overdrive automation system.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking a Director in our Rochester, Minnesota studio to direct our fast-paced, cutting-edge newscasts utilizing the Ross Overdrive automation system. This is a rare opportunity to be a part of one of the most remarkable stories in broadcast journalism today. How many times in a career do you get to work for a station that is growing dramatically and expanding its coverage by providing viewers more stories from more places? Rochester is home to the renowned Mayo Clinic and is ranked as one of the most secure place and best to place to live nationally.

 

Candidates must have a two-year technical or four-year college degree in Communications or TV Production and must be flexible and able to communicate effectively and professionally with news staff in a high-energy environment. Previous experience with Ross Overdrive is a plus.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law.)

 

EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disability


Meteorologist

KIMT-TV is seeking a Meteorologist to become the next member of StormTeam 3.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking a Meteorologist to become the next member of StormTeam 3. Our meteorologists are armed with the very latest WSI technology, including all WSI Weather Max upgrades (Max Storm, Reality, Traffic Engage and MaxConnect).

Rochester, Minnesota is a growing family-friendly community, consistently rated as one of the best cities to live in the Midwest and the home of the world-renowned Mayo Clinic.

Candidates must be able to accurately forecast weather conditions relating to all four Midwestern seasons, while producing and presenting accurate weather reports.

 

The perfect candidate is someone who can:

 

· Analyze weather data and prepare an accurate forecast

· Use WSI graphic systems to create content supporting the forecast

· Cover severe and breaking weather situations across all platforms

· Post weather content to station website, social media accounts and apps

· Fill in for other weather team members

· Shoot, write and edit weather-related and occasional, non-weather content for all platforms

 

A Bachelor of Science in Meteorology or similar field is required.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a substance abuse test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability


Executive Producer

KIMT-TV is seeking an Executive Producer to oversee our team of producers in our Rochester newsroom and work closely with reporters, news managers and the News Director to create engaging and compelling content for our daily newscasts and multimedia platf

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking an Executive Producer to oversee our team of producers in our Rochester newsroom and work closely with reporters, news managers and the News Director to create engaging and compelling content for our daily newscasts and multimedia platforms. The qualified candidate will be organized and must possess the ability to excel by executing big-picture goals while focusing on the details with daily content coverage, with the mission of being the go-to-source for weather, breaking news and in-depth content.

Applicants must have a four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Communications and 3 to 5 years of television broadcasting or production. The person we are seeking needs to multi-task in an intense, creative and ever-changing environment. The perfect candidate will be a strong communicator who is willing to take charge while remaining calm under pressure. They will be responsible for make immediate decisions on how stories and content are presented.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability


Daybreak Anchor

KIMT-TV is seeking an Anchor for our DayBreak and Midday newscasts.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking an Anchor for our DayBreak and Midday newscasts. Come live and work in Rochester, Minnesota—one of the fastest-growing cities in the Midwest. Rochester is known as home of the renowned Mayo Clinic.

Work for Allen Media Broadcasting, a company that truly cares about its people and has added more reporters, producers and anchors to our award-winning coverage of Minnesota and Iowa.

Applicants must be organized, efficient and able to connect with viewers on all platforms. The ability to recognize important issues and communicate them to a diverse audience in a concise and comfortable manner is paramount. The successful candidate must be able to remain composed and professional while managing daily newsroom deadlines.

 

Candidates must have a four-year degree in either Broadcast Journalism or Broadcast Communications. Previous anchoring, producing or reporting experience is required.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

 

EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disability


Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter

KIMT-TV is seeking a Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter for our Rochester, Minnesota studio.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking a Weekend Sports Anchor/Reporter for our Rochester, Minnesota studio. Join an award-winning sports team that boasts the best local sports coverage in the area. Go beyond the highlights by telling traditional and non-traditional sports stories from Minnesota and Iowa. Our sports team has covered the Super Bowl, Division I and various college events, along with being the best outlet for prep sports in the market.

 

A four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Broadcast Communications is required. Applicants must be able to shoot, write and edit compelling content for multiple platforms. Candidates must also have a strong understanding of video and audio recording basics with an eye for good visual composition. Previous experience is preferred, but not required.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability


Creative Services Producer

KIMT-TV is seeking a full-time, multi-faceted Creative Services Producer dedicated and driven to developing promotional copy and video with a mission to promote the KIMT brand.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking a full-time, multi-faceted Creative Services Producer dedicated and driven to developing promotional copy and video with a mission to promote the KIMT brand. Come be a part of Allen Media Broadcasting, a rapidly growing company in the diverse city of Rochester, Minnesota, home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic

Duties/Responsibilities:

· Write, shoot, create and edit a variety of projects—from station image promos, daily news promos, local client commercials to sales presentations and special projects

· Versatile and able to elevate the KIMT brand and the brands of our clients

· Execute creative direction and collaborate with fellow producers & stakeholders on ideation through the final edit

· Manage multiple priorities while executing in a fast-paced production environment

· Quickly adapt and produce when priorities or needs shift

· Ability to relate and communicate in a productive manner to a variety of people, including on air talent, clients, producers and management.

Requirements:

· Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, TV/film or the equivalent. At least two years of previous experience is preferred.

· Strong understanding of production techniques. i.e. camera operation, audio acquisition

· Thorough understanding and expertise in Adobe Creative Suite, Premiere, After Effects, Photoshop and audio-sweetening software

· Editing and motion graphics producing experience

· Detail oriented To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

EEO/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability


News Director

We are passionate about local news, very competitive and thrive on new ideas and technologies.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking the next leader of our Rochester, Minnesota newsroom.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for Allen Media Broadcasting, a progressive broadcast company with a winning attitude, while enjoying a diverse, Midwestern and rapidly-growing city, home to the renowned Mayo Clinic. We are passionate about local news, very competitive and thrive on new ideas and technologies.

Our News Director will be responsible for managing the newsroom, executing strategies that engage and grow audiences and provides strong news judgment and journalistic integrity. The ability to recruit, train and inspire young journalists is a must.

 

Candidates must have a broad understanding of newsroom operations, advanced oral and written communication skills and team-building skills. The ability to work in a high-stress environment and three to five years of previous newsroom oversight is required.

 

Allen Media Broadcasting offers a generous benefit and time-off plan.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law.)

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability


Evening Anchor

KIMT-TV is seeking an authentic, experienced journalist to co-anchor our evening newscasts.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking an authentic, experienced journalist to co-anchor our evening newscasts.

Our ideal candidate will possess solid news judgment and be an active, engaged newsroom leader. We are looking for someone who thrives on bringing value to our local audience and can also go live when needed for breaking news and weather.

Applicants must have a passion for our community, a desire to tell stories that matter and must be organized and able to connect with viewers on all platforms. The ability to recognize important issues and communicate them to a diverse audience in a concise and comfortable manner is paramount. The successful candidate must be able to remain composed and professional while managing daily newsroom deadlines.

 

Candidates must have a four-year degree in either Broadcast Journalism or Broadcast Communications. Previous anchoring, producing or reporting experience is required.

 

Come be a part of Allen Media Broadcasting, a rapidly growing company with a generous benefit and time-off package in the diverse city of Rochester, Minnesota, home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability


Producer - Rochester, Minn.

KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our Rochester newsroom who can write and edit stories while paying relentless attention to detail.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our Rochester newsroom who can write and edit stories while paying relentless attention to detail. The qualified candidate must be organized and must possess the ability to meet daily deadlines in a high-energy working environment. An understanding of positioning great content on air, on our website and on our mobile and social platforms is a must.

 

Applicants must have a four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Communications. Experience is preferred, but not required. Candidates must possess strong writing, editing and presentation skills. The person we are seeking needs to multi-task in an intense, creative and ever-changing environment – while putting accuracy first. The perfect candidate will be a strong communicator who is willing to take charge while remaining calm under pressure.

 

KIMT-TV is part of the Allen Media Broadcasting group, whose holdings include The Weather Channel. Allen Media Broadcasting offers a generous benefit package and time-off plan.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability


Sports Director

KIMT-TV is seeking a Sports Director for our Rochester, Minnesota studio.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking a Sports Director for our Rochester, Minnesota studio. If you crave local sports and storytelling and have a sense for what is important to the area, this position is for you! We do more local sports coverage than any station in our market. We cover high schools and colleges, from junior college to Division I, in Iowa and Minnesota. KIMT is more stories from more places.

 

Come live in one of the fastest-growing cities in the Midwest and work for a company that truly cares about its people. Allen Media Broadcasting offers a generous time-off and benefit package.

 

A four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Broadcast Communications is required. Candidates must be able to shoot, write and edit compelling content for multiple platforms and have an eye for good visual composition. Applicants must have at least three years of local sports anchoring and reporting experience.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

 

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

 

EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disability


Daybreak Producer

KIMTís DayBreak Producer will be located in Rochester, Minnesota, a growing family-friendly community, consistently rated as one of the best cities to live in the Midwest and the home of the world-renowned Mayo Clinic.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV is seeking a Producer for our DayBreak newscast. This position will work overnight and must be organized, energetic and able to work independently. The person in this position must possess the ability to meet daily deadlines in a high-energy working environment. An understanding of positioning great content on air, on our website and on our mobile and social platforms is a must.

KIMT’s DayBreak Producer will be located in Rochester, Minnesota, a growing family-friendly community, consistently rated as one of the best cities to live in the Midwest and the home of the world-renowned Mayo Clinic. Just 80 miles south of Minneapolis, Rochester is a growing community filled will people from all over the world.

Applicants must have a four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Communications. Experience is preferred. Candidates must possess strong writing, editing and presentation skills. The person we are seeking needs to multi-task in an intense, creative and ever-changing environment – while putting accuracy first.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record. Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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Account Executive

KIMT-TV, the CBS affiliate for Rochester MN, Mason City IA, Austin MN and Albert Lea MN, has an opening for an advertising sales professional.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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KIMT-TV, the CBS affiliate for Rochester MN, Mason City IA, Austin MN and Albert Lea MN, has an opening for an advertising sales professional. This position will be responsible for developing television and digital marketing solutions for new and existing advertisers in the market area, including Rochester, MN and North Iowa. This is a salary plus commission-based position with an extensive benefits package, including a generous time-off plan.

A Bachelor`s degree with an emphasis in Business/Marketing or Communications and previous sales-related experience would be helpful. To apply, please visit www.kimt.com or send cover letter and resume to: hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening. Successful candidate must have a valid driver's license and a clean driving record.  Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law). 

EOE/Minorities/Female/Veterans/Disability


Multimedia Journalist

Come live and work in one of the fastest growing cities in the Midwest and the happiest STATE in the nation! Rochester is known as home of the renowned Mayo Clinic.

Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law).

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Come live and work in Rochester, Minnesota—one of the fastest-growing cities in the Midwest and the happiest state in the nation! Rochester is also the home of the renowned Mayo Clinic and is nationally-ranked as “America’s Best Green” city and “Best Places” to live.

Work for Allen Media Broadcasting, a company that truly cares about its people.  We go live regularly with our fleet of TVU backpacks. KIMT is more stories from more places.

KIMT multimedia journalists get big-market coaching from some of the top Magid consultants in the business.

We are the CBS affiliate for both north Iowa and southern Minnesota. Ours are the ONLY broadcasts covering both states. KIMT News 3 might be a smaller market, but we have a big-market mentality and all the big market toys.

Candidates should be flexible with the desire to cover breaking news and self-starters with a mastery of time management who can work under pressure while meeting station deadlines.

A four-year degree in Broadcast Journalism or Broadcast Communications is required.  Previous experience is preferred.  Candidates must be able to shoot video with Sony EX cameras and have a strong understanding of video and audio recording basics with an eye for good visual composition.

To apply, please visit www.kimt.com  or send cover letter and resume to:  hr@kimt.com.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon successfully passing a pre-employment drug test and a background screening.  The successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.  Must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law). 

EOE/Minorities/Female/Vet/Disability