Newcap Radio

CHNL Talk Show/Content Producer

Date Posted:2018-03-12 16:52:35
Province:British Columbia

Newcap Radio Kamloops has an opening for an experienced Talk Show/Content Producer. Reporting to the Program Director, you will be responsible for producing entertaining and informative locally-focused content for CHNL. This full-time position will require an individual with a passion for current affairs and the ability to develop and execute talk radio segments, live broadcasts, social media content and special projects as assigned.


  • Produce daily programming for the CHNL Morning Show and the Jim Harrison Show
  • Research news and current affairs stories for broadcast, social and digital media
  • Create original story ideas and develop them for broadcast, social and digital media
  • Provide an on-air presence (when applicable) on the shows (debriefs, updates, investigative reports etc.)
  • Develop a comprehensive contact list for CHNL
  • Collaborate with the program host(s) on content and program support issues
  • Editing of programming elements
  • Prepare cover sheets, scripts and background notes
  • Contribute to breaking news programming
  • Update information on CHNL website and social media channels
  • Practice ethical principles of journalism
  • Perform other duties as required


  • Creative, energetic, fun, outgoing, positive, friendly manner and team player
  • Excellent organizational, communication & interpersonal skills
  • News experience, preferably in radio
  • Strong interviewing skills
  • On air capability including co-hosting if required.
  • Tenacious approach in convincing guests and news makers to join hosts on-air
  • Ability to write for all media platforms
  • Comprehensive knowledge of local and national news events
  • Skill in audio editing
  • A proficiency with social media

Please send your cover letter and resume with references to:

Howie Reimer, Program Director CHNL

[email protected]

Deadline for applications is March 24, 2018. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Newcap values diversity in its work force and is committed to Employment Equity, all applications submitted must be accompanied by a completed Employment Equity Questionnaire form. The form may be downloaded from the following link: