KQTV Careers

TMP (Technical Media Producer)

Job Title:                              Director and Technical Media Producer (TMP)


Hours:                                   Full Time (8pm – 4am: Sun., Mon., Tue., Fri. and Sat.), COULD CHANGE TO 9pm – 5am


Supervisor:                         Steve Cline, Operations Manager


Special Skills:                      Must have good communications skills, the ability to think on his/her feet, knowledge of computers and production equipment. Candidate should have knowledge of directing.


Job Requirements:          Run Master Control with Imagine Automation. Direct live newscasts with Ross Carbonite system. Create OTS and such with DEKO.


Description:                        KQTV, the ABC affiliate in St. Joseph, MO is looking for a candidate with directing and or master control experience. He/she must have good communication skills and the ability to react quickly to changes. The candidate will also be responsible for other production duties such as web publishing, camera operation, audio operation and server operation. KQTV is an equal opportunity employer. We produce four newscasts per weekday and one per weekend day.


When will the

Position open:                   Now


When will the

search close:                      When a suitable candidate is found.


Contact:                               Steve Cline, Operations Manager


                                                PO Box 8369

                                                St. Joseph, MO 64508



Back ground check and drug screening required for employment.


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Multimedia Journalist (MMJ)

News – Multimedia Journalist (MMJ) – KQTV

KQTV in St. Joseph, Mo. has an opening for a multimedia Journalist (MMJ). Your responsibilities as an MMJ will include reporting, shooting and editing news stories under strict deadlines.

Candidate must be open to flexible hours and capable of managing changing assignments.

This is a great opportunity into the television industry and an excellent position to learn and improve your reporting, writing and storytelling skills.

Must be able to work well independently and in a team environment. Please email your resume and a recent link of your work to Andy House – News Director, ahouse@kq2.com


Drug screening and background check required for employment.


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Sales Professional

KQTV is looking for a dynamic sales professional to join our team. As an Account Executive, you will be working directly with local businesses to help them achieve their goals using KQTV and KQ2.com advertising products. 

As an Account Executive (AE) you will use a consultative approach and work with businesses to determine their needs and long-term goals. Our clients’ success is at the top of our list and as an AE you will enjoy watching your advertising solutions in action as your client’s business excels.

Your success will be measured by hitting and exceeding monthly sales goals, staying current with media technology and trends and handling rejection in stride while working as an individual in a team-focused environment.

What you’ll do in this position:

  • Own your own client list of small to large businesses
  • Become an expert in KQTV and KQ2.com advertising solutions
  • Consistently win new business and achieve personal revenue goals
  • Develop creative campaigns and proposals that help clients achieve their business objectives
  • Collaborate with our creative team to design and deliver the perfect advertising message across the perfect mediumWhat we are looking for in you:
  • A natural curiosity about people and area businesses and the ability to inspire passion in others
  • The ability to turn training and feedback into action
  • Adaptable and able to think on your feet and be flexible
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Honesty, high-energy, drive, strong work ethic and a sense of humor
  • Innovative ideas you can implement in television and digital advertising
  • Aptitude and ability to master our sales tools
  • A fun competitive nature
  • Must Haves:
  • Positive work attitude
  • One to two successful years of sales experience or bachelor’s degree
  • Ability to prioritize and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Willingness to learn industry-leading sales techniques that will enable you to craft solutions for your clients and close proposals
  • General computer and email proficiency
  • Working knowledge of various social media products
  • Legal to work in the US
  • Willing to take a drug screening
  • Pass background check
  • What We Currently Offer
  • Up to 15 days PTO and seven paid holidays (annually)
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match
  • Health Insurance including, health, vision, dental and flexible spending account
  • Car allowance
  • Phone allowance
  • Entertainment perks 
  • Think you have what it takes to be an Account Executive at KQTV? Send us your cover letter and resume today. Email Dirk Allsbury at dallsbury@kq2.com or mail at KQTV 4000 Faraon, St. Joseph, MO 64506.
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