Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15222




KDKA, the CBS owned and operated television station in Pittsburgh, is seeking a phenomenal news Producer with a passion for storytelling! We are looking for an experienced, proactive, and highly collaborative producer who thrives in a team-oriented environment. You will play a pivotal role in creating, leading, and organizing content for both traditional TV broadcasts and our growing digital-first platforms.

If you’re a community first person who loves to tell stories to help inform those around you, this is the job for you!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Originate, research, write, produce, manage and edit news segments for television and digital platforms.
  • Collaborate with CBS Pittsburgh’s team to ensure seamless coordination and execution of news stories.
  • Work both in the control room demonstrating adaptability and composure in high-pressure situations.
  • Adaptability and innovation, constantly seeking new ideas and approaches to connect with our audience.
  • Contribute to the station's goal of growing digital-first content.
  • Curate a creative and inclusive work environment that encourages fresh ideas and community engagement.
  • Uphold impeccable grammar, spelling, and attention to detail in all content produced.
  • Exhibit strong editorial judgment, effective communication, and critical thinking skills.


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in broadcast or cable news.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience; knowledge of iNews, Grass Valley Stratus and Edius preferred
  • Proven background in journalism and television production, including solid news judgment, rundown management, and concise broadcast writing.
  • Prior experience working in a live control room, including serving as a Line Producer in a live-news environment.
  • Willingness to work all shifts
  • A passion for connecting with the Pittsburgh community and fostering audience development.

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement with SAG-AFTRA

The successful candidate will be required to pass a background check prior to beginning employment.


CBS News and Stations, brings together the power of CBS News, 28 owned television stations in 17 major U.S. markets, the CBS News Streaming Network, CBS News Streaming local platforms, local websites and, under one umbrella. CBS News and Stations is home to the nation’s #1 news program 60 MINUTES, the CBS News Streaming Network, the first 24/7 digital streaming news network, the award-winning broadcasts CBS MORNINGS, CBS SATURDAY MORNING, the CBS EVENING NEWS WITH NORAH O’DONNELL, CBS SUNDAY MORNING, CBS WEEKEND EVENING NEWS, 48 HOURS and FACE THE NATION WITH MARGARET BRENNAN. CBS News and Stations provides news and information for the CBS Television Network,, CBS News Radio and podcasts, Paramount +, all digital platforms, and the CBS News Streaming Network, the premier 24/7 anchored streaming news service that is available free to everyone with access to the internet. The CBS News Streaming Network is the destination for breaking news, live events, original reporting and storytelling, and programs from CBS News and Stations’ top anchors and correspondents working locally, nationally and around the globe. CBS News’ streaming services, across national and local, amassed more than 1.01 billion streams in 2021. Launched in November 2014 as CBSN, the CBS News Streaming Network is available on 30 digital platforms and apps, as well as and Paramount+. The service is available live in 91 countries. CBS News and Stations is dedicated to providing the highest quality journalism under standards it pioneered and continues to set in today’s digital age. CBS News earns more prestigious journalism awards than any other broadcast news division.  


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Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh