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WBRZ-TV does not discriminate in its employment and personnel practices because of a persåon's race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Discriminatory employment practices are specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission.

WBRZ is committed to a broad applicant recruiting outreach program. In our continuing efforts to represent our diverse community, we encourage qualified community organizations to be included in our job opportunity notification list. Informing you and your organization of our employment opportunities is an affirmative action on our part to actively seek qualified minorities and women for our staff vacancies. If your organization is interested in being notified about our job vacancies, we would like to hear from you. Through your assistance to refer individuals to us, we want to ensure that our employment opportunities are made known to members of minority groups and to women.

WBRZ-TV is a drug-free and smoke-free work place.

EEO Public File Report 2022

How to apply

If you would like to apply for a vacancy listed below, please refer to the contact information listed in each posting. Or mail resume and/or non-returnable DVD to Human Resources, WBRZ-TV, PO Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821; or fax to 225-336-2213, or e-mail to hr@wbrz.com. All resumes are forwarded to the hiring manager for review and scheduling of interviews.

Current openings

Cinematographer
We are looking for a full-time videographer and editor to add to our production team. We handle a range of projects including commercials, social media content, behind the scenes, and long-form content. Do you know your way around a camera, or are you interested in learning on the job? Send us your resume!  Email your resume and links to your work to hr@wbrz.com and lmarchand@wbrz.com. Applications can be mailed to WBRZ-TV Human Resources, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, La., 70821. Pre-employment drug screen required. Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Master Control Operator
WBRZ-TV is looking for a Master Control Operator. This position is responsible for monitoring transmitters by remote control, switching programs, and focusing on broadcast quality. Prefer experience in broadcast operations, equipment, and computer systems. Looking for candidates that can troubleshoot, multi-task, pay attention to detail, and communicate well with others - both written and verbal. Candidate must be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment. Must be willing to work overnights, weekends, and holidays as necessary. Full-time and part-time positions available. Experience is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate.  Email resume to hr@wbrz.com or jverrett@wbrz.com.  You may also mail resume to P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Smoke free and drug free work environment. Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Executive Producer
WBRZ wants to help mold the next savvy news executive.  We're looking for a show doctor, a newsroom leader and an aggressive producer to manage our extensive morning news program.  WBRZ is looking to hire an executive producer who will quickly rise through the ranks of our newsroom.  Be ready to take a larger role in our organization or lay the ground work to be a big market EP, assistant news director or news director.  We'll help you grow.  Join our team today.  Email a resume and a link to a show to trey@wbrz.com or hr@wbrz.com.  Applications can be mailed to WBRZ-TV, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, La., 70821. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE.

TV News Producers
WBRZ is looking to help dynamic writers and show doctors launch their successful careers.  We're hiring TV news producers for various time periods and both full and part-time positions.  If you're eager to learn how to produce a newscast that delivers results, this is the place to work.  Our producers make big market leaps after owning their WBRZ shows.  Email a resume and a link to a show to trey@wbrz.com or hr@wbrz.com.  Applications can be mailed to WBRZ-TV, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, La., 70821. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE.

Graphic Designer
Animators, designers, and artists – sizzle up your portfolio with professional TV and design work. WBRZ, a locally owned TV news station in Baton Rouge is looking for talented juniors and seniors who want to ditch their part-time gigs and start their design career early. WBRZ is looking for a graphic designer to help spice up the look of TV reports. Opening is for an evening schedule, Monday through Friday. Email trey@wbrz.com or hr@wbrz.com. Pre-employment drug screening required.  EOE.

Account Executive
WBRZ- TV is looking for a highly motivated and competitive business professional who is a self-starter to sell advertising solutions to local businesses including digital asset strategies. Applicant is expected to manage and grow an existing account list, develop new business, have excellent communication and organizational skills, and meet all revenue and new business goals for multiple entities. Ad sales experience is preferred, including knowledge of Comscore ratings, Power Point and other Windows-based software. College degree and advertising sales experience is preferred. Good company benefits. Submit cover letter and resume to Human Resources at hr@wbrz.com and copy mhudson@wbrz.com. Or mail to WBRZ-TV, P. O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Pre-employment drug screening required. EOE.

Marketing Content Producer
WBRZ is currently seeking a Marketing Content Producer. If you are stuck in a marketing or news-producing rut and want to showcase your creative side, then we have the perfect job for you! The Marketing Content Producer uses their creativity to promote daily news stories along with image campaigns for news, weather and, sports that get noticed. The perfect candidate is motivated by winning every day and has the skills to write scripts, shoot, and edit. Come join our creative team in Baton Rouge. If you are ready for this challenge, email your resume, brief cover letter and links to your creative work to Noah Kozinko, Director of Marketing, at nkozinko@wbrz.com, and Human Resources via hr@wbrz.com. Applications can also be mailed to WBRZ-TV, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA, 70821. Pre-employment drug screen required. EOE.

Television Broadcast Technician
WBRZ-TV is looking for a full-time Television Broadcast Technician. Responsible for digital equipment, studio production maintenance, transmitter and master control duties as needed. Must have computer and networking skills, with knowledge of IP broadcast operations. College degree preferred or a minimum of two years of experience. Pre-employment drug screening required. Submit cover letter and resume to Director of Human Resources at hr@wbrz.com or mail to WBRZ-TV, P. O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Drug-free and smoke-free workplace. EOE.

Internships
WBRZ offers internships each semester in the following departments: News, Marketing, Information Systems, Production, Graphics, Sports, and Weather. Interns will experience firsthand the daily operations of the department and will perform various duties as assigned. Student must be enrolled in a station approved college/university and be approved by the college dean/advisor/chair to take an internship course for curriculum credit and grade. Internships are unpaid and available for most fall, spring, and summer semesters.  Email cover letter and resume to hr@wbrz.com; or mail to WBRZ-TV, P.O. Box 2906, Baton Rouge, LA 70821. Pre-employment drug screening required. EOE.

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