Job Openings

1) Multimedia Journalist:

ABC19 WKPT is seeking a creative multimedia journalist who can cover breaking news and also develop enterprise stories.

The successful candidate will write, shoot and edit his/her stories for on air and online. Strong storytelling abilities and the ability to write for the web and social media are essential. A college degree in broadcast journalism or related field is required. Must be able to appear live in a broadcast to deliver reports in a professional and effective manner. Prefer one to two years experience.

Versatility, adaptability, integrity, and determination are required as is the ability to work well with others and the community. Please submit your resume’ and DVD to Director of News and Public Affairs – WKPT TV, 222 Commerce Street, Kingsport, TN 37660. No Phone Calls. Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation is an equal opportunity employer.

2) Television Master Control Operator/ Air Switcher:

Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation is seeking a Television Master Control Operator/ Air Switcher.

This position will be responsible for controlling two television stations’ automation systems; remotely operating the WKPT-TV and WAPK-CD transmitters; recording satellite programming; segmenting syndicated and local programming; and maintaining transmitter and programming logs. Some air switching required.

Manual dexterity and general knowledge of computers including windows operating systems needed. A work record demonstrating proven dependability and responsibility is required.  Although previous experience in the field will be given priority, extensive training will be provided.

This is a full time position, with salary & benefits that include: health and dental insurance, 401-K, paid holidays, vacation, & sick leave.  Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation operates local radio & television stations.

All interested applicants should send a resumes to:


Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation

222 Commerce Street

Kingsport, TN 37660


Office: (423) 246-9578

Fax: (423) 246 –1863

We are an equal opportunity employer.

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Holston Valley Broadcasting Corporation is an equal opportunity employer

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