WAND-TV News in Decatur, IL is looking for a dynamic part-time photographer who can be a visual storyteller. The ideal candidate will have a creative eye and good news judgement.
The candidate will be responsible for operating and maintaining a station issued video camera and related news gathering equipment. WAND TV has the video gathering toys to help take your visual storytelling to the next level.
The candidate will be required to shoot video in the field working with or without reporters to gather assigned news stories. The candidate must be well-spoken since the photographer will be responsible for interviewing and asking questions to local and national leaders.
This photographer needs a keen attention to detail, a drive to develop our news and the ability to multitask.
WAND-TV is an award-winning station, centrally located in Decatur and is in a tri-phenated market. The Illinois capital is to the west and the world-renowned University of Illinois to the east. The cost of living is low, recently ranked 3rd most affordable city in the country. It has great schools and a low crime rate.
Decatur's central location means it's a short drive to Chicago, St. Louis or Indianapolis.
WAND is a close-knit crew so the candidate must be a team player who can multi-task under deadline and work a flexible schedule.
WAND-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.