Producer Trainee

WINK Television News Fort Myers, Florida


Position at Fort Myers Broadcasting Company

Producer Trainee

WINK Television News Fort Myers, Florida


WINK News-Southwest Florida’s news leader has an immediate opening for a news producer trainee. This is an entry level position. We will help to develop strong writing skills, grow news judgement and journalistic values. Strong organizational abilities, the willingness to take initiative and being capable of working with others is very important to the success of the right individual.


  • Passion for the job!
  • Willingness to learn the language of news.
  • A local news junkie mentality: knowing news of the day; having vision and ability to advance the big story.
  • Above all, you love to write … a wordsmith, grammar guru, courageous and creative storyteller.
  • $16.00-$18.00 an hour




Full-time new hires: Eligible to participate in all Company benefit plans, including:

  • Health, Dental, Vision Insurance, and HSA 
    • 1st of the month after 30 days of employment
    • Subject to plan terms
  • Eligibility for company-paid benefits such as life insurance & EAP and employee-paid benefits such as short- and long-term disability
  • PTO – Earned on Accrual Basis
  • Company-Paid Holidays
  • 401(k)


Southwest Florida is often praised as being one of the healthiest and happiest places in the world with miles of white-sand beaches and a dynamic community. Broadcast Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are a drug-free and smoke-free environment.