Current Available Jobs for WAOW


Meteorologist

We are looking for a meteorologist who likes to talk about weather, be in weather, chase weather, and report about weather. We’re looking for a scientist who can create memorable television and produce content for on-air, online and social media platforms

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WAOW, the ABC affiliate in Wausau, WI, is looking for a meteorologist who loves storytelling!

We are looking for a meteorologist who likes to talk about weather, be in weather, chase weather, and report about weather. We’re looking for a scientist who can create memorable television and produce content for on-air, online and social media platforms.

This is a full-time, flexible position that primarily handles the early evening newscast Monday through Friday, but frequently fills-in on other newscasts, reports on active weather from the field, and creates other weather-related stories or content.

Like severe weather? We’ve got it. Like snowstorms? We’ve got those too. You’ll be working with the WSI MAX system!

A college degree in meteorology or its equivalent is preferred, NWA and AMS certifications are a plus.

If you think you’re qualified, want to work with a great group of people and live in a beautiful part of the country with year-round outdoor recreation, send a cover letter, resume, reel and references to: Brad Hanson at bhanson@waow.com

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

WAOW-TV9 is an EOE-M/F/D/V employer.

In addition, any offer of employment is contingent upon a successful background screening.


Multimedia Journalist/ Anchor

We want a creative storyteller who will fight for the lead story and showcase his or her work on multiple platforms every day, including television, web, mobile and social media.

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WAOW-TV in Wausau, Wisconsin has an immediate opening for a passionate Multimedia Journalist to join its award-winning team.

We want a creative storyteller who will fight for the lead story and showcase his or her work on multiple platforms every day, including television, web, mobile and social media. The ideal candidate must have a strong desire for news, with the ability to handle breaking news and live shots with confidence and ease.

This is the perfect job for an ambitious, aggressive, curious and motivated journalist. You will get to learn the ropes at a dominant station filled with kind teammates ready to help you achieve your broadcasting goals. You will learn to report, produce and anchor. The successful candidate needs to be a strong writer and devoted teammate—and we can help you learn the rest!

Plus, you get to live in a beautiful part of the world 15 minutes from a ski resort, hiking trails and so much more!

Send your resume and reel to Brad Hanson bhanson@waow.com

No phone calls please! 

WAOW is an EOE-M/F/D/V employer