Job Opportunities

CPCC is currently accepting applications for the position of

Reporter/Producer

Job ID: req644
Position Closing Date: 09/11/2014
Job description:

WTVI PBS Charlotte has an exciting opening for a full-time reporter/producer. We’re looking for a service oriented, team-player committed to excellence, and someone who knows how to identify, research and write compelling in-depth segments/documentaries. This person should also be able to use social media and web tools to promote upcoming stories. You will be responsible for pitching stories, conducting interviews, collaborating with a videographer on most shoots and completing at least one five-minute package for our weekly newsmagazine ‘Carolina Impact’ as well as produce and write fundraising documentaries. You will also be assigned to work on other station projects.

Please send your resume and links to recent new stories/packages you have produced to jeffrey.Rivenbark@cpcc.edu.
(Please put Reporter/Producer in subject line of email) No phone calls please. Must apply online to www.cpcc.edu/humanresources/employment.

Minimum Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally accredited institution and two years of related experience
Preferred skills include strong written and oral communication. Shooting and editing experience a plus.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Worker Characteristics:
Professional in all contacts with the public for stories airing on WTVI as well as CPCC staff and its stakeholders
Ability to perform basic computer operating skills
Must be a quick thinker, capable of doing standups and teases for TV
Able to find alternative ways to obtain video or interviews for stories when obstacles arise

Required Documents:
1. A completed CPCC application must be completed on-line.
2. During the on-line application process, applicants will be prompted to upload or build a cover letter and resume.
3. College transcripts (if required for the position) must be attached on-line in the “additional documents” section of the application process. Applicants that do not have an electronic copy of their transcripts, or find the electronic copy is rejected on-line due to the file size, may fax their transcripts to 704.330.6066 for attachment to the on-line application.
4. All applications must be received in the Human Resources office by 5 p.m. on the closing date posted to be guaranteed for consideration. Applications of qualified candidates received after this date may be considered at the discretion of the hiring manager.

Conditions of Employment:
Salary for this position is $31,706 to $47,339. Pay grade for this position is I. Initial placement for new employees is customarily at entry level through 25% percentile. Contract type is Classified. Ability to work a flexible schedule, which may include off-shift hours, evening and weekend assignments may be required of any position. All positions are subject to budget approval. CPCC offers an excellent benefits package to full-time employees including Health, Dental, Vision, Retirement, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Education Benefits, Disability and more.

 

Freelance Reporter

PBS Charlotte is looking for an experienced freelance reporter. The position would primarily consist of accompanying a videographer on shoots for stories airing on our weekly program, ‘Carolina Impact.’ You will be responsible for logging interviews, writing a package and voice tracking your story. You will be paid a flat rate upon completion of the five-minute story. Applicant must have at least two years of journalism experience and be an excellent storyteller. You must also know how to manage your time and meet deadlines. If interested, submit your resume and links to some of your recent stories via email to Executive Producer Jeff Rivenbark at jeffrey.rivenbark@cpcc.edu.

Does your organization distribute information about employment opportunities to job seekers, or actively refer job seekers to employers?  If you would like to receive job vacancy notices at WTVI’s Public Television station, please contact WTVI with the name, mailing address, email address and telephone number of your organization’s contact person.  Include as much information as you can regarding the types of vacancies the job seekers you refer may be interested in.

Please send your information to: Cheryl Raley, Director of Employee Recruitment & Selection at cheryl.raley@cpcc.edu or call 704.330.6631.  For more information on all positions available, please visit www.cpcc.edu/humanresources/employment.

Job seekers with disabilities may make requests for accommodations in the application or selection process.  They may do this by contacting the Human Resources Office and including an explanation as to the type and extent of accommodation needed to participate in the selection process. To request an accommodation in the process, please contact Kelly Natoli at kelly.natoli@cpcc.edu or call 704.330.6631.

 

About CPCC
Located in Charlotte, N.C., Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) is a nationally recognized leader in workforce development with a commitment to teaching and learning excellence. As a learning-centered organization focusing on documented learning outcomes, the college provides high-quality programs and services within a supportive environment.
CPCC is one of the largest community colleges in the state, boasting six campuses that serve 70,000 individuals each year. The college offers more than 300 degree, diploma and certificate programs in a number of areas, including technical/vocational, health, culinary, hospitality, STEM, and professional careers, as well as a comprehensive college transfer program. The college also offers a wide selection of Corporate and Continuing Education programs and courses. These offerings are designed to address the personal, professional, organizational and economic development needs of the community and are market-inspired, growth-oriented and entrepreneurial in nature.