Assignment Editor Trainee

WINK Television News Fort Myers, Florida


Position at Fort Myers Broadcasting Company

Assignment Editor Trainee

WINK News, Southwest Florida`s News leader, has an immediate opening for an Assignment Editor Trainee. This is an entry level position and we will train. The applicant will initially work weekday evenings, but after training shift may change. Must demonstrate solid news skills, have strong leadership, organizational and communication ability. Will help coordinate news coverage, dispatch crews, enterprise stories, monitor scanners, check beats and will help populate our website. Candidate will gain an understanding of newsgathering technology including ENG/SNG, ENPS, and online research. College degree and experience in a television newsroom a plus.



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)


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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.