KPAX seeking Weekend Anchor/Producer

Posted at 9:35 AM, Aug 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-10 13:38:44-04

Position: Weekend Anchor/Producer

Company: KPAX Communications, LLC

Station(s): KPAX-TV

Job Type: fulltime


Compensation:  / year

Job Description:

KPAX-TV is looking for a Weekend Anchor/Producer in beautiful and bustling Missoula, Montana.

The ideal candidate can capably anchor and produce weekend news programs, and manage a staff of  MMJ’s to cover weekend news. Three days per week you will be expected to generate your own story ideas, as well as reporting and covering live, breaking news as an MMJ.

You must understand and incorporate social media material into your workflow on every front – from reporting to producing to promoting in real time.

We’re looking for a team player who can edit video and meet all deadlines as assigned by a manager. Ability to work under tight deadlines on a flexible schedule is a must.

A Bachelor`s Degree in Broadcast Journalism or equivalent is required. Two years of television broadcasting experience is preferred, but not required. A valid driver`s license is required.

Please provide a link to your work.

KPAX- TV8 is the dominant CBS Affiliate and News Leader for all of breathtaking Western Montana.  Missoula is on nearly every list of “Best cities in America”.  Life in Montana will never disappoint.


A generous PTO plan along with medical, dental, vision and a company matched 401k plan available.

Education Required:

Bachelor`s Degree in Broadcast Journalism or equivalent is required.

Experience Required:

See Job Description

Other Requirements:

Valid driver’s license with proof of adequately insured automobile coverage.  Clean driving record a must.

Date Available: Immediately

Contact Info:

Jerry Giesler

Fax: 406-543-7127

Instructions: When applying, please tell us how you heard about this position.

Please e-mail or mail cover letter and resume to:

Jerry Giesler, News Director, KPAX Communications, LLC, PO Box 4827, Missoula, MT  59806, NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE

EEO Statement


KPAX Communications, LLC, is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the creation of a workplace free from discrimination and harassment.  We recruit, hire, train, promote, compensate, and provide benefits and privileges to individuals in all job titles without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sexual orientation, national origin, age, sex, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status.  Our company is committed to a fair and equitable workplace where everyone is a respected and valued member of the team.

This job notice expires: When filled