Employment Opportunities

Illinois Newsroom Health & Environment Beat Reporter

WVIK, Quad Cities NPR, and Tri States Public Radio are seeking a Health and Environment Beat reporter, reporting on local, regional and state issues relating to health and environment and working on food agriculture issues with Harvest Public Media. This position is part of the Illinois Newsroom, a new Regional Journalism Collaboration ("RJC") that is a joint effort between six station partners -- including WVIK, Tri States Public Radio, WILL, WTVP, WSIU, and WUIS -- the Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting and Brant Houston, Knight Chair in Investigative reporting at the University of Illinois College of Media. The Illinois Newsroom will create in-depth content around three interconnected areas of relevance to the people of downstate Illinois: 1.) Political Impact 2.) Education and 3.) Health and Environment. This reporter will also be a part of the Harvest Public Media team, covering our food system from central Illinois for a network of partners across the Midwest.

Deadline to apply: December 1, 2017

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Corporate Support Associate

The Corporate Support Associate works closely with the Director of Corporate Support, Development, General Manager, Business Manager, and other station employees to meet the corporate support goals of WVIK, Quad Cities NPR. The Corporate Support Associate develops and solicits prospects for corporate sponsorship of local and national public radio programs, as well as station events. This position is 20-hours per week and pays based on a competitive commission structure, including a base salary and an optional path to full-time employment depending on the career aspirations of the candidate. As a part of Augustana College, WVIK is also able to offer a competitive benefits and retirement package.

Deadline to apply: December 1, 2017

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