employments opportunities

DIGITAL & MARKETING ASSISTANT – KOAM-TV has an immediate opening for a Digital & Marketing Assistant. This individual will be responsible for assisting KOAM TV and Phase 3 Digital with sales and fulfillment. In addition, he/she will help with digital strategies, provide sales support for Marketing Consultants, and create content across all digital channels for KOAM News Now. Experience with sales and/or digital platforms is preferred, but we will train the right person. Apply online at KoamNewsNow.com/jobs.

DIGITAL CONTENT PRODUCER – KOAM TV has an opening for a Digital Content Producer. Candidates should have the ability to create and publish engaging content for the station’s websites and social media accounts and develop strategies for audience engagement. Duties include researching, writing, shooting and editing video and photos.  A 4-year degree with an emphasis in Journalism or equivalent is preferred. If you are interested in working for a family-owned company and the dominant #1 station in the market apply online by going to KoamNewsNow.com/jobs.

EVENING NEWS ASSISTANT – KOAM TV has Part-time opening for Evening News Assistant 4:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Experience editing video is preferred. Duties include running studio cameras, audio board and editing video. Must be reliable and have an excellent work ethic. Apply online at KoamNewsNow.com/jobs.

MARKETING CONSULTANT – KOAM TV has an immediate opening on our Marketing Team. If you want the freedom to get out of the office and help businesses grow while providing the top Television, Digital and Creative solutions in the region, this is for you. You’re a member of the community and part of the best team in the business. At KOAM TV you’ll work with the best professionals in their field to generate ideas and assist businesses in their marketing strategy. Qualified applicants should apply online at KoamNewsNow.com/jobs.

MULTI-MEDIA JOURNALIST – KOAM TV is looking for a Multi-Media Journalist who is passionate about covering local news. Candidates should be able to enterprise hard news story ideas and value hard work and creativity.  Reporter responsibilities include writing, editing, shooting, and reporting news stories on-air and on-line, developing contacts, and researching.  Candidates should have sound news judgment and previous newsroom experience.  KOAM-TV is part of Morgan Murphy Media, a family-owned, people first business.  Located in Pittsburg, KS/Joplin, MO.  Interested applicants should apply online at KoamNewsNow.com/jobs and include link to work samples.

ENGINEERING/IT ASSISTANT – KOAM TV/FOX 14 TV is in search of an Engineering/IT Assistant to join our award-winning staff.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting the Engineering Department in projects and day to day operations
  • Deployment and maintenance of Windows environment workstations, laptops and servers
  • Troubleshooting user related issues onsite and remotely
  • Troubleshooting components in the broadcast chain
  • Basic component repair (i.e. tripods, microphones, lights, cables)
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds and work on ladders when necessary
  • Basic building maintenance

Candidates must have previous IT experience troubleshooting workstations and network environments to the component level. Active directory experience is preferred. Experience with broadcast video and audio equipment is preferred but not required. Candidates must be available to work evenings and weekends as directed by engineering management. Apply online at KoamNewsNow.com/jobs.

EEO Notification
KOAM-TV is looking for organizations that regularly distribute information about employment opportunities to job applicants or have job applicants to refer.

If your organization would like to receive notification of job vacancies at our station, please notify the EEO Coordinator at KOAM-TV, P.O. Box 659, Pittsburg KS 66762 or call 417-624-0233 or 620-231-0400. You may also email to eeo@koamtv.com.

KOAM EEO 2020-2021 Report