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Positions Available

Television Producer/Director

Arizona Public Media (AZPM) seeks a full-time Producer/Director to oversee the production of AZPM’s public affairs programming. Working under the general direction of the Chief Operating Officer or his designee(s), the Producer/Director, with an alternate title of Television Public Affairs Producer, is responsible for writing, producing, and directing content for Arizona Week, KUAT-TV’s weekly program that focuses in-depth on top statewide news stories, and for Metro Week, KUAT-TV’s regionally-focused weekly look at key news and public affairs stories. This position requires an individual with outstanding television producing, reporting, and writing skills.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

Minimum qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Broadcasting, Communications or related field AND two years’ experience in writing/producing/directing programs in studio and on location;
  • OR, six years’ experience in writing/producing/directing programs in studio and on location;
  • OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.
  • Knowledge of broadcasting rules and regulations.
  • Knowledge of broadcast production techniques.
  • Knowledge of equipment used in production and editing.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.

For more information or to apply for this position, please visit:

  • Opens: July 12, 2016
  • Ends: Open Until Filled
  • Review Begins: TBD

About Working at Arizona Public Media

Arizona Public Media is committed to providing excellence in Public Broadcasting to the diverse communities of southern Arizona. Our employees are the single most important resource, making all we achieve possible.

Arizona Public Media values creativity, diversity and sincerity in public service. Arizona Public Media is an AA/ADA/EEO employer. We encourage all those qualified to apply.

In accordance with FCC guidelines (adopted Nov. 7, 2002), Arizona Public Media is required to provide notification of full-time job vacancies to organizations involved in assisting job seekers upon request by such organization.

As a public service, Arizona Public Media Human Resources office will provide notification of jobs to interested organizations. To request notification, write:

Arizona Public Media
PO Box 210067
Tucson, AZ 85721-0067

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Links:
The University of Arizona's Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Office Web site
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) AZPM Public File