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  • Crews fight house fire in Fayette County for several hours Saturday

    Crews fight house fire in Fayette County for several hours Saturday

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:24:33 GMT
    Crews fought a house fire in Fayette County Saturday evening for several hours. 911 Dispatchers said the call came in of a house fire on Paint Creek Road near Pax around 6:30 p.m. Pax Fire Department and Bradley-Prosperity Fire Department responded along with several other crews. We're told no one was inside the home when the fire happened.
    Crews fought a house fire in Fayette County Saturday evening for several hours. 911 Dispatchers said the call came in of a house fire on Paint Creek Road near Pax around 6:30 p.m. Pax Fire Department and Bradley-Prosperity Fire Department responded along with several other crews. We're told no one was inside the home when the fire happened.
  • Woman and husband charged for unintentional killing of son

    Woman and husband charged for unintentional killing of son

    Woman and husband charged for unintentional killing of son

    Saturday, April 19 2014 10:38 PM EDT2014-04-20 02:38:36 GMT
    A Shinnston woman and her husband have been charged with what authorities are calling the unintentional suffocation of her 3-month-old son.
    A Shinnston woman and her husband have been charged with what authorities are calling the unintentional suffocation of her 3-month-old son.
  • One man shot early Saturday morning in Beckley

    One man shot early Saturday morning in Beckley

    One man shot early Saturday morning in Beckley

    Saturday, April 19 2014 9:22 PM EDT2014-04-20 01:22:04 GMT
         One man is in custody Saturday after a bar shooting in Raleigh County.
         One man is in custody Saturday after a bar shooting in Raleigh County.

WVNS is an equal opportunity employer is dedicated to providing a broad outreach regarding job vacancies at the station. We seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to our station. Organizations that wish to receive vacancy information should contact us by mail:

WVNS-TV
P.O. Box 509
Ghent, WV 25843

ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE: WVNS-TV, a West Virginia Media station and southern West Virginia/southwest Virginia's CBS & FOX television affiliate, has an immediate opening for an account executive. Based upon your knowledge of the Beckley-Bluefield market and the competitive landscape, you'll create and propose advertising solutions across all media to build your book of business while meeting the needs of an existing client base. You'll also assist with production planning, attend and participate in sales meetings and act as an advertising knowledge resource to your clients. Additional responsibilities include handling client concerns and issues; and managing all financial aspects for your accounts. We look for experience within a sales-oriented setting; a keen interest in all types of media products including online/interactive solutions. A high school diploma or the equivalent is required; a bachelor's degree and related sales experience is preferred. Open interviews will be held on Wednesday, July 17 between the hours of 10am and 2pm. You may also apply by sending resume and cover letter to: Human Resources, WVNS TV, PO Box 11848, Charleston, WV 25339 or by email to jobs@wvnstv.com. WVNS-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Master Control Operators - WVNS-TV, a WV Media Station in Ghent, WV with CBS and FOX network affiliation, has an immediate opening for full and part-time Master Control Operators.  Duties for this position include switching station breaks, maintaining station logs, recording satellite feeds, ingesting video, and some Newscast Directing duties.  Candidates must be available for all shifts including weekends.  Prior television production experience is preferred, but willing to train right candidate.  To apply send resume and cover letter to: Human Resources, WVNS-TV, PO Box 11848, Charleston, WV 25339 or by email to jobs@wvnstv.com. WVNS-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Part Time News Producers:  WVNS-TV, a West Virginia Media station in southern WV, has an immediate opening for part-time News Producers. This position will write, produce, and perform other duties related to newscasts and multi-media journalism.  Strong writing skills, knowledge of current AP Style guidelines, news judgment and leadership ability, and a college in a related field are required. Candidates must be willing to work nights or weekends. To apply send resume, cover letter and sample of prior work to: Human Resources, WVNS-TV, PO Box 11848, Charleston, WV 25339 or by email to jobs@wvnstv.com. WVNS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

News Producer: WVNS-TV, a West Virginia Media station in southern WV, has an immediate opening for News Producers. This position will write, produce, and perform other duties related to newscasts and multi-media journalism.  Strong writing skills, knowledge of current AP Style guidelines, news judgment and leadership ability, and a college in a related field are required. Candidates must be willing to work nights or weekends. To apply send resume, cover letter and sample of prior work to: Human Resources, WVNS-TV, PO Box 11848, Charleston, WV 25339 or by email to jobs@wvnstv.com.. WVNS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
Account Executives: WVNS-TV, a WV Media company in Ghent, WV, has openings for Sales Account Executives. Applicants must be self motivated and eager to build new business and offer exceptional customer service to clients in a professional manner. A college degree and prior sales experience is required. Knowledge and understanding of media sales is preferred. This position offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. To apply send cover letter and resume to Human Resources, WVNS-TV, PO Box 11848, Charleston, WV 25339, or email jobs@wvnstv.com. No phone calls please. WVNS-TV is an Equal Opportunity Employer.