Administrative Assistant

By on Aug, 15 2016 with Comments 0

Chicago, IL – WGN-TV has an immediate need for an administrative assistant for our engineering department.

Reporting to the Vice President, Technology the administrative assistant is responsible for assisting the engineering department with purchase order tracking, vendor management, office supply ordering, answering telephone calls, and other administrative duties as required. The engineering administrative assistant also serves as a backup to the department scheduling assistant. The position hours are from 8:30am to 5pm Monday through Friday.

The successful candidate must be proficient with Microsoft Excel and Word (a quiz will be given during the interview process). Payroll experience preferred. A high school diploma and a two year degree in a relevant field required. Experience in a television station, radio station or production house preferred. Excellent telephone, writing and organizational skills required.

WGN-TV is located at 2501 West Bradley Place near Addison & Western Ave, a short walk from the #52, #152, #80 and #82 CTA lines. We also provide free on-site parking.

Equal Opportunity Employer

If interested, send resume and cover letter to:
WGN-TV Human Resources Department
2501 W. Bradley Place
Chicago, IL 60618
Fax: 773-528-1387

Apply On-line: Please go to, go to Careers, then job listings and search for keywords “Engineering Administrative Assistant”.

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