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News Producer

WXIX-TV, Cincinnati, has an immediate opening for a News Producer. We are looking for a talented and creative news producer who knows how to win in a very competitive news market. The successful candidate must be a strong writer with excellent time management skills and attention to detail. You must be able to work well in high pressure situations and thrive on breaking news coverage. This is not a show-stacking job, you must have a flare for showcasing.

The successful candidate must be creative and have the ability to present today’s news in a unique and interesting manner which lives our NOW brand. You must be skilled in the use of social media and how it translates to driving viewers to the television screen. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience of producing daily newscasts for a major network affiliate in a medium to large market. This is not an entry level job. 

Qualified applicants, please apply online and attach your resume and links to your work.  No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V


WXIX-TV in Cincinnati and KYOU in Ottumwa are looking for an experienced full-time meteorologist based in Cincinnati who will fill three roles: 

M-F Chief Meteorologist for KYOU in Ottumwa, Iowa (through a shared services agreement, using WXIX studios).

Perform as reporter/photographer for WXIX in Cincinnati.

Fill-in as meteorologist for WXIX in Cincinnati.

Ideal candidate will have 2-3 years of successful on-air forecasting experience at a local TV station. Candidate will have strong knowledge and understanding of the importance of digital platforms, capable of interacting with consumers on social media platforms on a daily basis for KYOU and WXIX.

Candidate will present the weather in a clear and concise manner with outstanding on-air communications skills.

He/She will be responsible for generating all weather maps and graphics for the broadcasts using station’s weather graphic system. Knowledge of WSI/MAX products are a plus.

Person must be flexible and work well with the existing team of meteorologists. He/she must be willing to work all hours based on severe weather and scheduling requirements. Candidate will have high editorial and production standards. Bachelor’s degree in Meteorology required.  Successful candidate must be able to report, shoot, write and edit stories for WXIX TV and all its platforms.

Please apply online and attach your resume and link to your most recent work.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V


WXIX, FOX 19 NOW in Cincinnati is looking for a motivated Photojournalist to join our team. Candidate will have a proven initiative in newsgathering for all platforms. You must display competence in ENG cameras and video editing (Edius/Bitcentral) for all media platforms. You must be capable of gathering news as part of team or on your own. You will be responsible for maintaining assigned gear, operating ENG trucks, posting on web, editing digital video, bonded cellular live devices (LiveU), driving company vehicle and any other duties as assigned.  Experience: Minimum 1-2 years news videography. 

Candidate will also be required to contribute content to digital platforms. Flexible work hours required. Must be willing and able to work a variety of shifts including but not limited to: mornings, afternoons, evenings, late nights, holidays, weekends and possible overtime hours.  Must have a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance, and a good driving record. Qualified candidates please apply online at and attach your resume, cover letter, and links to your work.  Pre-employment drug test required. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

Investigative Reporter

Cincinnati’s #1 news station WXIX is looking for an aggressive Investigative Reporter!  Must have a proven track record of breaking big enterprise stories on TV and on digital, including examples of exposing government waste, holding the powerful accountable, and the ability to simplify complex stories. Five years of reporting experience required.  Investigative reporting experience preferred.  Ability to shoot and edit helpful.

Qualified candidates will have the ability to quickly develop contacts and sources, work with a team of professionals, and adhere to strict ethical standards.  Must have previous experience with FOIA requests and computer assisted reporting.  Candidate will also have the ability to report breaking news, and quickly turn investigative sidebars on big stories. 

Qualified applicants, apply online at and send a link, resume, references and a cover letter explaining your news attitude and philosophy .  No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V 

Marketing Producer

FOX19 NOW is looking for a producer/editor who eats, sleeps and breathes Marketing to join our creative team.

As Marketing Producer, you’ll contribute your skills and expertise to a variety of projects promoting the FOX19 NOW brand. You’ll help with on-air and digital image promotion, proof-of-benefit, sweeps, commercial production, and more. You must be an enthusiastic and high-energy producer who enjoys writing, shooting, and editing. You’ll also serve as a back-up news topical producer (Never done it? Don’t worry—we’ll train the right person).

You must love the creative process! Work independently when necessary, and collaborate with the team when the project calls for it. So, if you are a self-starter who thrives in an intense, fast-paced, always changing environment we want to hear from you! You’ll work with some great people who want to see you rock, in a department that’s FUN!  You’ll help produce marketing that illustrates our contemporary, proud, and sometimes edgy brand. We’re an organization, that’s got momentum, and we’re not about to stop. No room for traditional thinking here. You’ll need to understand our brand and how you help us put it into action. We’ve got some pretty nice equipment to make things happen. 

Ideally, you have one to two years of previous experience in promotions, creative services, and/or marketing in a media or agency environment. You must have experience in shooting, non-linear editing, After Effects, and Adobe Photoshop. We’ll consider candidates with less experience, but you’ve got to prove that you’re worth it.  We’re looking to hire now. Qualified applicants, apply online and attach cover letter, resume, and link to examples of your work (you must include work examples for consideration).  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

Maintenance/IT Engineer

WXIX-TV Fox19 in Cincinnati is looking to hire a qualified Maintenance/IT Engineer. The successful candidate must be experienced with the installation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of broadcast equipment in an IT environment including but not limited to HD/SD SDI routing switchers, video servers, studio cameras, digital audio consoles, analog audio equipment, terrestrial microwave, and satellite earth stations. UHF transmitter background or experience a plus.

Will work closely with the IT and Engineering managers and should have experience with PC and server operating systems and hardware, video editing and newsroom production systems.  Microsoft and/or Cisco certification a plus. This candidate must be available to work a varied schedule, including nights, weekends, and holidays when necessary. Must be a team player, personable, a self-starter, and physically able to lift up to 50 lbs. or more. Qualified applicants please apply online at and attach your cover letter and resume.  No phone calls please.  EOE-M/F/D/V

Sales Executive

FOX19, WXIX-TV is seeking a passionate, energetic and highly motivated Sales Executive. The business is changing every day and we need a person who can adapt quickly and maximize sales on all of our over the air and digital platforms.

Must have a high sense of urgency and an inner drive to want to be the best. A strong work ethic and the ability to formulate and execute a daily plan is also a must. This is a fast paced and fun business that requires persistence, organization, creativity, and interpersonal skills.

The ideal candidate would possess all of these qualities and also have a passion for television, on-line, mobile and social media. Previous sales experience with focus on developmental and new direct business is preferred but not required. Pre-employment drug test and clean MVR required. Qualified applicants, please apply online at and attach cover letter and resume. No phone calls please. EOE-M/F/D/V

WXIX, a Raycom Media station, is committed to a broad applicant recruiting outreach program in our continuing efforts to represent our diverse community.

As part of this effort, we encourage qualified community organizations to become part of full-time job opportunity notification mailing list. If your organization is interested in becoming part of this list, and you distribute job information or can provide referrals as part of your regular activity, we would like to hear from you.

We would then notify you of each full-time opening and ask you to refer individuals to us for consideration.

Send your request to:

WXIX-TV Human Resources
19 Broadcast Plaza
635 West 7th Street
Cincinnati, OH 45203

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