Job Openings at VT PBS

Vermont PBS currently has two job openings; a Videographer/Editor and a Host/Journalist. Read on for details.


Videographer/Editor

The Videographer/ Editor plays an integral role in studio and field productions at Vermont PBS.  Projects include documentaries, live broadcasts, taped programs, promotions, short form web content and proof of performance spots.  Experience with various media formats as well as an understanding of digital acquisition, file conversion, and digital/broadcast delivery is required.

The candidate must be highly skilled with a wide variety of video camera systems including but not limited to Sony, Canon, Panasonic, Hitachi ENG, and GoPro.  Other technical core competencies include advanced lighting, audio capture, and a proficiency in Adobe Premiere Pro.  This technician works on a larger production team and must have strong communication skills, must be collaborative, and must be able to take direction or bring their own ideas to the table when required.

Full job description can be found at https://www.vermontpbs.org/careers

Vermont PBS
Attn: Human Resources
10 East Allen Street, Suite 202
Winooski, VT 05404
Or: hresources@vermontpbs.org

An equal opportunity employer and provider


Host/Journalist

Vermont PBS is searching for our next team member to represent our organization as Host/Journalist. We are launching a new Public Affairs & News initiative to tell Vermont’s most important stories through social media, online and broadcast television. We are seeking a Host to not only be the Face and Voice of this project but its chief architect as well.

This initiative will combine insightful analysis with compelling interviews to inform and engage Vermonters by covering issues that most affect Vermonters. Our objective is to present international, national and regional issues through a local perspective.

Our host will select the stories and shape the tone, style and structure of the show, using their own incisive commentary, compelling interview skills and a creative approach to analysis and storytelling. This position will be expected to generate creative and engaging segment ideas, research and write scripts, book guests, conduct interviews, and assure the overall accuracy of the content.

The ideal candidate is a self-starter who is plugged into the Vermont media community, can spot engaging stories, is constantly aware of the latest issues politically, socially and environmentally, and how to present them to a wide-ranging audience.

This position requires high journalistic standards as well as excellent storytelling, organization, verbal communication, writing, producing, editing, multitasking and time management skills. The ability to interact with guests and the community at large on a variety of subjects is essential.

Full job description can be found on our Careers page:  https://www.vermontpbs.org/careers/host/

Interested applicants should include a sample writing submission on a Vermont-themed topic, as well as links in the cover letter to an appearance on a live broadcast or podcast that showcases applicant as a host or a guest, or other video examples of their reporting or analysis.

Vermont PBS
Attn: Human Resources5
10 East Allen Street, Suite 202
Winooski, VT 05404
hresources@vermontpbs.org

An equal opportunity employer and provider