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Multimedia Journalist

13 WREX is searching for a multimedia journalist to join our award-winning news team.

13 WREX, the NBC affiliate serving northern Illinois is seeking an Multimedia Journalist.

You will work with new, state-of-the-art HD cameras and editing equipment, producing compelling stories for our television and digital platforms.

Our team uses LiveU backpacks for daily newsgathering, along with access to our drone, Sky13.

You’ll enterprise, shoot, write and edit stories that set us apart from the competition.

Everything from breaking news to memorable features.

We’re looking for someone who is just as comfortable in a live ad-lib situation as they are with a script.

Superior writing skills are key, as well as your ability to connect with the audience.

The Rockford Television market is a great place to live with numerous colleges and universities, good quality of life, low-cost of living, ample recreation and close proximity to Chicago, Madison, Milwaukee, and Minneapolis.

Note: Applicants must complete and pass a background check and motor vehicle history report to be considered for this position.

WREX is proud to be an Allen Media Group | Broadcasting station.

If you would like to be part of our award-winning team, send your resume and a link to your reel to:

Gregory Deffenbaugh, News Director
P.O. Box 530
Rockford, IL 61105

No phone calls, please.

Rockford TV, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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