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IT Administrator WAOW

WAOW, the ABC affiliate serving the Wausau, Wisconsin television market is seeking a highly motivated IT Administrator for its award-winning operation.

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

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As a key member of the engineering team, the IT Administrator will provide and perform all information technology support for the station including IT policies and procedures, equipment maintenance for WAN/LAN/VPN, wireless access points, domain controllers, Cisco VOIP phone systems and PC workstations.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

• Active Directory management

• Desktop support for local and remote users

• Design, implement and maintain computer/network security policies

• Work with corporate engineering and 3rd party vendors to configure, install, and maintain switches, routers, servers, NAS and other hardware and software

• Provide capital budgetary support and advice for selection and replacement of equipment

Skills preferences and requirements:

• Degree in IT related field, or equivalent combination of education and work experience required

• Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA and other industry certifications are a plus

• Experience with Active Directory administration, remote desktop applications, VPN, and Office 365 required

• Experience in broadcast television or a related field preferred

• Experience with Avid, iNews, Imagine automation, Ross Overdrive and Vantage transcoding system a plus

• Must possess strong personal interaction skills, good communication skills with non-technical end-users, ability to work under pressure and deadlines, and ability to prioritize multiple projects

Physical Requirements: Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. Occasional climbing, kneeling, and crawling may be required for cable installations. Position requires a driver's license. Typical hours are Monday-Friday; however, all engineering staff are on call 24/7.

At WAOW, we work hard and play hard! We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package. If you are interested in joining our team and enjoying what you do and who you work with every day, please send your resume to:

Scott Byrd, Chief Engineer

WAOWTelevision, Inc.

sbyrd@waow.com

 

WAOW-TV9 is an EOE—M/F/D/V employer

Disclaimer: you must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or religious accommodations or other applicable law). In addition, any offer of employment is contingent upon a successful background screening.


Account Executive WAOW

The position is called Account Executive but we prefer to call it “You, Inc.” because it’s your chance to be your own boss with our help.

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

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This is it. Your chance to join an incredible group of people who will help you become more successful than ever. You will absolutely love coming to work because of the friends you will make and the money you will generate as you sell the most watched, most trusted television station in North Central Wisconsin with some of the best digital advertising products available. 

We have an exceptional onboarding program and ongoing training that combines science with art that is both fun and proven to help you succeed. Plus, you get to work for a family-owned company who takes great pride in what we do, coworkers we call friends and a strong belief in a work-life balance. You have to be a self-starter with tons of energy, excellent communication skills and a
winning attitude. Previous media sales experience will help but you will succeed with us even if you don’t have a ton of experience. Responsibilities include growing a base of existing accounts while developing new advertisers from the local business community. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office is required. Experience w/ Matrix, OSI, and Ad Connections preferred.
Applicants must have a valid driver's license, reliable transportation, and a clean driving
record. This position requires flexible scheduling, as well. WAOW is part of Allen Media Broadcasting. Positions are available for candidates with
all levels of experience and the advancement throughout the company. If you think you’re qualified, want to work with a great group of people, please send your
cover letter, resume and references to: 

JanEl Daul
General Sales Manager
jdaul@waow.com
1908 Grand Avenue
Wausau, WI 54403

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
WAOW-TV9 is an EOE—M/F/D/V employer

Disclaimer: you must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 (subject to any medical or
religious accommodations or other applicable law). In addition, any offer of employment
is contingent upon a successful background screening.