WDAY-TV, the #1 news station in Fargo, North Dakota is looking for a News Photographer to work in our multi-platform newsroom.
WDAY is an Emmy award-winning, locally owned and operated station that covers eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. We are looking to hire a full-time News Photographer. We produce more than 30 hours of local news each week. We have a staff of over 30 journalists working in news, weather, and sports. All of our news and sports employees have their own edit stations. Our newsroom was recently remodeled and includes spacious new work desks for each employee, a makeup room with individualized spaces for personal supplies, gear room, meeting spaces and a hangout area complete with couches and televisions. The WDAY building is just blocks away from downtown Fargo.
Fargo is the largest city in North Dakota and borders Moorhead, Minnesota. The metro population is over 240,000, including the cities of Fargo and West Fargo in North Dakota and Moorhead and Dilworth in Minnesota. Fargo has a vibrant downtown with many activities and events geared toward young professionals. The community hosts many major concerts, sporting, and community events throughout the year. Fargo has a lively arts scene with museums, musicals, symphony, and opera. There are a variety of living options to choose from, including several newly constructed apartments, downtown lofts and condos, and some of the most affordable homes in the country. The communities have plenty of options for shopping; from local specialty shops to major retailers. Join a great team, at a #1 rated station committed to the news!
•Gathering and editing video
•Setting up live shots
•College degree in journalism or a related field
•Excellent communication skills, excellent organizational skills and able to work well under pressure
•Must have a valid driver’s license with a driving record that is insurable by the company
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 5/2/19