New jobs posted to TVNewsCheck’s Media Job Center include a local sales manager opening for KWES in Odessa-Midland, Texas (DMA 145), and a chief engineer for KIMT, the CBS affiliate in Rochester, Minn. (DMA 150).
KWES, Tegna’s NBC affiliate in Odessa-Midland, Texas (DMA 145), is searching for its next local sales manager. This opportunity is for a person who understands and embraces the current and future environment of marketing on digital and broadcast platforms. If you’re an account executive looking to earn your first management stripe, KWES wants to talk to you.
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Midland and Odessa are in west Texas, about 350 miles east of Dallas-Ft. Worth. The area is known for its cowboy culture, and Friday Night Lights, a book and TV series based on one of the town’s high school football teams. Yet there’s more to this West Texas town than meets the eye. The Midland-Odessa area also has a thriving arts scene with top-class performers and a world-class performing arts center. All of these elements combine to make the area a top-class vacation destination.
Although Midland-Odessa are truly modern cities, they still retains their cowboy spirit with rodeos, livestock shows, competitive horse shows, and plenty of live country music. Other events include a craft beer festival, a car show, and a regional fair.
KIMT, the CBS affiliate in Rochester, Minn. (DMA 150), has an immediate opening for the position of chief engineer. KIMT’s chief engineer is responsible for all studio and transmission technical operations, maintenance, and information systems. As part of the station’s senior management team, this position plays a vital role in station strategic planning, budgeting and day-to-day operations.
Rochester is a growing family-friendly community, consistently rated as one of the best cities to live in the Midwest and the home of the world renowned Mayo Clinic. Click here for more specifics and how to apply.
Rochester, the third-largest city in Minnesota, is about 80 miles south of Minneapolis, and just 70 miles east of La Crosse. Rochester often wins awards for high quality of life. In 2016, Livability named it the No. 1 small-to-mid-sized city in the country. It sits on the banks of the Zumbro River and has a growing community filled with people from all over the world.
Rochester is surrounded by biking and hiking trails, gorgeous parkland, and recreational facilities that offer many types of outdoor recreation in summer and winter. Rochester has an exceptional public education district and a wide variety of private options. The typical rent in Rochester is $830, and the median home price is $243,000.