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Welcome to the VAB Job Bank. Listed below are the latest job opportunities offered by the VAB Members. There are currently 31 jobs in the VAB Job Bank. To view the details about the job, click on job's title. You may also click on the column headings to sort the jobs by the selected heading. 

 

Resume Posting Tips

While it is tempting to simply copy all of the text from your resume document and paste it into the Resume Bank Entry Form, do not do this. The VAB Job Bank is designed to store basic information about your broadcasting professional experience in a raw text format. It is not designed to store detailed, lengthy, or specially formatted resumes copied from desktop publishing programs.

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PositionLocationsEmployment TypeDepartmentOrganizationAdded
Digital News ProducerRoanokeFull TimeNewsNexstar Broadcasting7/25/2016
News SpecialistRichmond‚ V APart TimeNewsWWBT‚ Inc.7/20/2016
Underwriting Sales AssociateRichmond/CharlottesvilleFull TimeSaleswnrn fm7/20/2016
TV Photojournalist/Satellite Truck Operator – WAVY TVNorfolk/Portsmouth/Virginia BeachFull TimeNewsWAVY-TV 10 Media General7/15/2016
TV News Video Editor – Part-TimeNorfolk/Portsmouth/Virginia BeachPart TimeNewsWAVY-TV 10 Media General7/11/2016
Account ExecutiveRichmond‚ VAFull TimeSalesWUPV-TV7/11/2016
Digital Account Executive WAVY-TV10/WVBT Fox 43Norfolk/Portsmouth/Virginia BeachFull TimeSalesWAVY-TV 10 Media General7/11/2016
Nightside News Reporter/PhotojournalistWHSVFull TimeNewsWHSV-TV7/6/2016
Regional Account ExecutiveWDBJ - Roanoke‚ VAFull TimeSalesWDBJ Television‚ Inc.7/6/2016
News DirectorRoanoke‚ VAFull TimeNewsWVTF-RADIO IQ Virginia Tech Foundation Inc.7/1/2016
Production AssistantLynchburgFull TimeProductionSinclair Television Stations‚ LLC7/1/2016
Account ExecutiveDanvilleFull TimeSalesLakes Media‚ LLC7/1/2016
News DirectorLynchburgFull TimeNewsSinclair Television Stations‚ LLC6/24/2016
Weekend Anchor/ReporterRichmond‚ VAFull TimeNewsWWBT‚ Inc.6/23/2016
Market ManagerWinchesterFull TimeBusiness / AdminCentennial Broadcasting II‚ LLC6/21/2016
Creative Services ProducerRichmond‚ VAFull TimePromotionYoung Broadcasting of Richmond Inc.6/17/2016
ProducerRoanoke‚ VAFull TimeNewsWDBJ Television‚ Inc.6/16/2016
Director‚ Radio Program &A udience StrategyNorfolk‚ VirginiaFull TimeOn AirHampton Roads Educ.Telecomm. Assoc. Inc.6/13/2016
Production Assistant - PTWDBJ Television - RoanokePart TimeProductionWDBJ Television‚ Inc.6/3/2016
Promotion ManagerLynchburgFull TimePromotionSinclair Television Stations‚ LLC6/2/2016
Weekend MeteorologistWDBJ TelevisionFull TimeNewsWDBJ Television‚ Inc.5/24/2016
News ProducerRichmond‚ VAFull TimeNewsYoung Broadcasting of Richmond Inc.5/23/2016
Account ExecutiveRichmond‚ VAFull TimeSalesYoung Broadcasting of Richmond Inc.5/23/2016
News AnchorRoanokeFull TimeNewsNexstar Broadcasting5/20/2016
Multi-Media JournalistRoanoke‚ VAFull TimeNewsWDBJ Television‚ Inc.5/17/2016
Technical Media Operator (Part-time)Richmond‚ VirginiaPart TimeProductionYoung Broadcasting of Richmond Inc.5/17/2016
Account ExecutiveWinchester/LeesburgFull TimeSalesCentennial Broadcasting II‚ LLC5/16/2016
Traffic CoordinatorLynchburg‚ VirginiaFull TimeBusiness / AdminMorning Star Broadcasting‚ LLC5/16/2016
Digital Content ProducerLynchburgFull TimeNewsSinclair Television Stations‚ LLC5/11/2016
Air Personality WSLQRoanoke‚ VAHourlyOn AirMel Wheeler Inc.5/11/2016
Graphic DesignerLynchburgFull TimePromotionSinclair Television Stations‚ LLC5/6/2016
Executive ProducerRoanokeFull TimeNewsNexstar Broadcasting5/5/2016
News Anchor/Reporter (Weekends)LynchburgFull TimeNewsSinclair Television Stations‚ LLC5/5/2016
Assignment EditorRoanokeFull TimeNewsNexstar Broadcasting4/8/2016
Multimedia JournalistRoanokeFull TimeNewsNexstar Broadcasting3/25/2016
Promotions AssistantRoanokePart TimePromotionNexstar Broadcasting3/25/2016
Office AssistantRoanokePart TimeBusiness / AdminNexstar Broadcasting3/25/2016
News ProducerRoanokeFull TimeNewsNexstar Broadcasting3/25/2016
Digital Sales ManagerRoanokeFull TimeSalesNexstar Broadcasting3/25/2016
Assistant News DirectorRichmond‚ VAFull TimeNewsYoung Broadcasting of Richmond Inc.3/2/2016
Account ManagerCharlottesvilleFull TimeSalesMonticello Media1/15/2016

 

 

Resume Posting Tips

Everyone has their resume stored in Microsoft Word or some other desktop publishing software program.  It's tempting and convenient to simply copy all of the text from your resume and paste it into the Resume Bank Entry Form.  As tempting as this may be, you should not do this.

Why not?
The VAB Job Bank is designed to store basic information about your broadcasting professional experience in a raw text format. It is not designed to store detailed, lengthy, specially formatted resumes copied from your favorite desktop publishing program such as Microsoft Word or WordPerfect nor to mimic these formatting features.  As tempting as it may be, you should not copy your resume directly from your publishing program like Microsoft Word and paste it directly into the Resume Bank Entry Form.

Microsoft Word and other letter publishing programs allow you to use a lot of proprietary formatting such as bulleted lines, headings, bold letters, italicized letters, tabbed indents, and so on.  All of these formatting features are known as "markup" which allows you to cosmetically dress up your raw text.  When you copy your resume directly from these programs into a web form field (like the Resume Bank Entry Form), you capture most if not all of this markup and unknowingly paste into the web form along with your text.  In most cases, you usually can't even see the markup code.

Web pages and forms cannot interpret each and every programs' markup codes and as a result, it is often displayed as "garbage" to the web page.  This results in a rather distorted or ugly version of what you pasted. 

All "pasted" data is subject for deletion or rejection into the VAB Resume Bank.

So what should I do?
Save a copy of your resume as a TXT (text) file.  By saving it as TXT file, you remove all of the proprietary markup and this will allow for a clean "paste".  Then open this copy in MS Word or even Windows Notepad and clean it up as needed from that.  Remove all unnecessary line breaks, indents, and so on. Do your best to make it presentable in Windows Notepad or another similiar text editor.

Then, once you have clean text to work with, you can copy from and paste the "cleaned" text into the form.

 

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