ABC7/NewsChannel8 has an immediate opening for a Director. The qualified candidate will direct and technically direct live newscasts, remote broadcasts, commercials, promotion, public service and any assigned production utilizing production switcher.

Key Qualifications:

 Formal education/training in television production or related field preferred. Minimum three (3) years’ experience in television studio control room, or production environment. Knowledge of studio control equipment.  Applicant must have the ability to work well with others, meet deadlines and possess good oral communication skills. Ability to work flexible schedule to include evenings, overnights, and weekends a must. We need an individual who is dependable and can switch a clean show. Only candidates who are dependable, reliable and possess a great work ethic need apply. Please provide references.

Before applying for this position, you should know a few things about working on this team:

  • You will be joining a specialty media company with very powerful and positive buzz in the marketplace.
  • If you like a fast paced environment with lots of opportunities to grow your capabilities and career and would like to help establish a groundbreaking new media company, we may be the perfect place for you.

Application Procedure:

Send resume to

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Send resume to Human Resources Department,
1100 Wilson Blvd. Arlington, VA 22209

Equal Opportunity

It is the Station's policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, national, origin, sex, or other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law, in all personnel actions including recruitment, evaluation, selection, promotion, compensation, training and termination. Also it is the Station's policy to promote the realization of equal employment opportunity through a positive, continuing program of specific practices designed to ensure the full realization of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex and any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.