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KCRG-TV9 Weekend Anchor/Reporter and a Morning Producer, Cedar Rapids, IA

Posted on: August 17th, 2016 by pchurdle

KCRG-TV9 in Cedar Rapids, IA has openings for a Weekend Anchor/Reporter and a Morning Producer

The anchor/reporter position will anchor 6 & 10 pm Saturday & 5:30 & 10 pm Sunday newscasts plus report 3 nights each week. This job requires 2 years experience.

The producer position is a 4-day work week job (40 hours). 11am newscast Friday & Monday, 6 & 8 am newscasts Saturday & Sunday. It’s a good job for a recent graduate.

Cedar Rapids is Iowa’s 2nd largest city. The market (88) covers Cedar Rapids, Waterloo, Dubuque & Iowa City with bureaus in Dubuque and Iowa City. Cost of living is low in Cedar Rapids, home to Rockwell/Collins, Quaker Oats, and General Mills. The University of Iowa is part of the market in Iowa City.

KCRG-TV9 is a dominant number 1 station recently purchased by Gray Television. A sub-channel provides live coverage of sports & community events with our own 40-ft Production truck.

Both positions pay competitive salaries with a good benefits package. Go to the jobs link at KCRG.com for info on either position.

Contact Adam Carros, News Director via email (Adam.carros@kcrg.com) or phone (319-399-5900) if interested in applying.