News Editor Trainee

WINK Television News Fort Myers, Florida


Position at Fort Myers Broadcasting Company

News Editor Trainee

WINK Television News Fort Myers, Florida


WINK News-Southwest Florida's news leader has an immediate opening for a news editor trainee. This is an entry-level position with growth opportunities. We will teach non-linear news editing skills. You will learn the language of news and how to edit video for broadcast news working with producers, anchors, reporters, and photographers.


  • Passion for the job!
  • Must want to be a visual storyteller and a great communicator.
  • Above all, you want to be an integral part of a team, getting a quality newscast on the air.
  • $14.50-$15.50 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 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.