Job Description:

PBS Kansas Channel 8

Kansas Public Telecommunication Services, Inc.

8710 E. 32nd St. North

(316) 838-3090


Jan. 2024

Position:  Producer-Director                                 

Hours: Full time, 40 hours/week



PBS Kansas Channel 8 is searching for a new Producer-Director to join our Production team. Our new team member will help create new episodes of local television programs such as “Positively Kansas”, “One on One with Victor Hogstrom”, and “Kansas Week.” They will also participate in the production of more new programs in development, as well as the production of spots and promos to air between programs. This full-time position includes work at the PBS Kansas television studio as well as out in the field. The qualified applicant should have experience shooting video, editing, lighting, setting up audio, creating graphics and the ability to direct control room productions and operate a multi-channel audio board. Must be able to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds of studio and field equipment.

In addition to content creation for broadcast, this position will also work with our digital platforms, posting content to the PBS proprietary management system, as well as creating, re-editing, and reformatting original PBS Kansas content for release through social media.





 A BA/BSc Degree in related field

Two- year’s experience or equivalent combination of experience/education in television/video production

  1. Macintosh/PC knowledge and proficiency
  2. Proficient use of non-linear video editing, character generators, video switchers, and audio consoles
  3. Experience with Adobe Premiere Pro, Photoshop and After Effects preferred
  4. Experience operating studio and field cameras
  5. Television control room experience with taped and live productions
  6. Field and studio set lighting experience
  7. Field and studio audio experience; knowledge of microphones, mixers and cabling
  8. Excellent communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively and professionally with staff, clients and guests.


Position will be open until filled.

Apply now by sending your cover letter, resume and three references to:

PBS KANSAS Channel 8
8710 E. 32nd St. North

Wichita, KS 67226

No phone calls please.

PBS Kansas is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, marital status, natural origin, physical or mental handicap, disability, sexual orientation, citizenship, veteran status, or age. Discriminatory employment is specifically prohibited by the Federal Communications Commission.

PBS Kansas is community-licensed and affiliated with the Public Broadcast System (PBS) and operates as an independent, non-profit public media entity.

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Wichita, KS
United States
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