Full-Time Production Assistant

Full-Time Production Assistant

Job Posting # 2021-09-30-TP22

WHIZ-TV is looking for a full-time Production Assistant to fill an open role. We are looking for a professional, dependable, and outgoing person who wants to join our fun team on Broadcast Hill!

Duties include, but not limited to:

  • operates and sets up all cameras in the studio;
  • inputs all graphics into character generator;
  • checking that equipment, e.g. microphones and earpieces, are working before the show;
  • assisting guests on any studio productions;
  • relaying instructions from the control room to the studio floor using a talkback system;
  • keeping the director and producer informed of action off-camera;
  • giving cues and time counts to talent or guests;
  • troubleshoot any technical problems;
  • controlling the studio and halting production if necessary;
  • adhering to health and safety regulations, e.g. keeping ‘safe areas’ and fire exits clear of equipment.

To submit a resume email mmihalko@whizmediagroup.com with “Production Assistant” in the title.

No Phone calls Please.



Job Posting # 2021–11-15-N36

The WHIZ Media Group has an opening for a general assignment reporter who has potential to also be an anchor. We are looking for good writers who can tell a story. We also want someone with the talent and poise to anchor a news show. This is an entry level position. If this sounds like you send a link of your work to:

No phone calls please.

George Hiotis
629 Downard Rd
Zanesville, OH 43701

WHIZ / Southeast Ohio Broadcasting is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Commercial Production Producer.

Commercial Production Producer.

Job Posting # 2020-12-16-TP23

WHIZ TV has an Full-Time opening for a Commercial Production Producer. This position will be responsible for conceiving and producing high quality commercials for a variety of clients and in-house promotions for WHIZ TV. We are looking for a flexible, natural-born storyteller with a mind for constant improvement and innovation. Being a team player is essential. This position will cover a Studio Production spot during WHIZ TV’s Live at Noon broadcast. As well as, head up the Game of the Week production unit.

Skills and Requirements:

A working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite
Advanced Non-Linear editing skills
Experience in a Television Studio Environment
Experience with a Tri-Caster mobile production system
Shooting with DSLR and Mirrorless cameras
A solid understanding of P2 workflow
An understanding of prime lens
Audio gathering and editing

No phone calls please

Send Resume and Demo Reel to:

Matthew Mihalko
Production Manager

Digital Manager

Digital Manager Job Description

Reports to: President of WHIZ Media Group

Position # 2019-12-03-E2

Job Duties
This position performs a number of duties which include but are not limited to the following:
As the Webmaster you will maintain our website(s) and servers to meet user needs. You will be responsible for making sites easy to use, attractive and secure.
In this role, you should be detail-oriented and an excellent communicator. Balancing creativity with an analytical process is essential.
Ultimately, you will ensure the functionality and efficiency of web infrastructure.
Typical job duty expectations:

  • Plan, implement, manage, monitor and upgrade the organization’s website.
  • Respond to and troubleshoot all website issues.
  • Identify and respond to all website security breaches.
  • Conduct content audits to eliminate redundant and/or duplicate information.
  • Create appropriate website content aligned to the organization’s strategy.
  • Improve the User Experience of the website regularly.
  • Collaborate with all staff and management to ensure that the website aligns with brand strategy and meets the organization’s standards.
  • Create strategies to grow subscriber base and web traffic metrics.
  • Ensure full compliance on the website with all laws and regulations.
  • Keep up-to-date with industry best practice and monitor competitor websites.
  • Expert knowledge of Macromedia suite, Adobe suite, Content Management Systems and W3C Web standards.
  • Highly proficient in HTML, XHTML, CSS design, cross-browser and cross-platform compatibility, firewalls (functionality and maintenance), Access, mySQL and JavaScript.
  • Great understanding of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) .
  • Ability to troubleshoot website issues in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong attention to detail with an analytical mind and outstanding problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent content creation and writing skills.
  • Fantastic time management skills with the ability to multi-task.

Please send resume to:

No phone calls please.

Hank Littick
WHIZ Media Group