Weigel Broadcasting Co. Production Assistant in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/5286693 Weigel Broadcasting Co.Weigel Broadcasting Co. is a Chicago based business, family owned since 1965. Weigel and its affiliated companies own and operate network and independent television stations in Chicago, Milwaukee and South Bend, Indiana. In addition, Weigel is the leader in the multicast television network space with MeTV, Memorable Entertainment Television being the number one rated and distributed network in the space, as well as the Movies! Network in cooperation with the Fox Television Stations, H&IHeroes & Icons, plus the new Decades Network in partnership with the CBS Television Station GroupGeneral Job Description:WCIU-TV, The U gives Chicago a fresh new start to the day with The Jam TV show. Our stations morning show airs weekdays 6am-8am. Bold and unfiltered, the program features a combination of local and national headlines, unique weather coverage and a dedication to the Chicagoans who make the city and surrounding suburbs great. The Jam is in need of Production Assistant, this position will work with producers, hosts and on-air guests.Duties/Responsibilities:Meeting guests for early morning tapings and coordinating their needs as well as the needs of the show as well providing production assistance during live tapings.Other duties, as assigned.Requirements:GED or High School DiplomaSuccessful candidates must be able to work early morning hours, as early at 2:30am, and work independently.Previous experience with social media a significant plus.Our Perks & Benefits:Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance packageLong Term Disability InsuranceHSA Plans401k with Company MatchVacation/PTO/Sick/Paid HolidaysPaid Qualified-FMLA LeaveTax-free TransitDiscounted Parking AccessGym Membership DiscountConvenient access to highways and public transportationOpen air office environmentOne block from the aptly named Restaurant RowWeigel Broadcasting Co. maintains an Equal Employment Opportunity Policy for all applicants and employees. We give fair consideration to all qualified persons and afford all our employees opportunities for advancement according to their individual abilities, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age or sex, or other protected categories. No opportunities for promotion, transfer or any other benefit of employment will be diminished through discriminatory practices. Employees or prospective employees have the right to notify an appropriate local, state or Federal agency if they believe they have been discriminated against.Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/4857dxscdgykh8kpPI99798142