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Employment opportunities

KLRN is a great place to work! KLRN offers a wide variety of career opportunities in areas such as fund-raising, television production, broadcast operations, accounting, and public relations. We actively promote a supportive, family-friendly workplace, and offer a competitive salary and benefits package for both full- and part-time (20 hrs or more per week) employees.


Community Engagement & Media Manager

KLRN is looking for a creative and self-starting individual to become a member of our Marketing and Communications department.

Responsibilities include planning and coordinating community events supporting our programming and mission, script writing, blog posts, media releases, and publicity for locally produced programming — with the ultimate goal of ensuring all local programs are adequately promoted on-air and online.

Candidate must be a proficient writer and editor and have experience and knowledge in social media and branded messaging. This position requires the ability to work independently, prioritize multiple tasks, work well under pressure, and meet deadlines. Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Communications or Marketing required. Occasional weekend and evening work required.


Education & Community Engagement Manager

KLRN is seeking a highly-organized individual to become part of its education team. The full time position is responsible for providing administrative and operational assistance that supports the mission of KLRN and the Education Department initiatives. This support includes overall department activities and support required in coordinating educational community partnerships, educational workshops, professional development programs (services) and events.

Job duties and work hours and days may vary. The successful candidate will have organizational ability with a proven track record of successfully handling numerous date sensitive activities, and possess strong verbal and written bilingual (English-Spanish) communication skills. This position requires a high school diploma and a minimum of two years related professional experience. Extreme flexibility in work schedule is a must. Computer skills working with databases, spreadsheets and word processing are essential. No phone calls. Please mail resume to address below.

Personnel Department
Education & Community Engagement Manager
KLRN
PO Box 9
San Antonio, TX 78291

EOE/Minorities/women encouraged to apply.


Education & Community Engagement Specialist-Part Time

KLRN is seeking a highly-organized individual to become part of its education team. This part time, entry-level position is responsible for coordinating recruitment efforts and presenting education workshops and professional development programs that are part of the station’s early childhood and educational services.

The successful candidate will demonstrate knowledge of early childhood development, have organizational ability with a proven track record of successfully handling numerous date sensitive activities, and possess strong verbal and written communication skills. Candidates must be bilingual (English-Spanish), both verbal and written. Computer skills working with databases, spreadsheets and word processing are essential. No phone calls please.

Personnel Department
Educational Education & Community Engagement Specialist-Part Time
KLRN
PO Box 9
San Antonio, TX 78291

EOE/Minorities/women encouraged to apply.


Corporate Relations Manager

KLRN TV is seeking an individual to oversee the acquisition of program underwriting and event/project sponsorships. This individual will be responsible for acquiring local and regional corporate funding for our PBS and local production schedule, in addition to local education and outreach initiatives.

Duties include managing and renewing an existing client base, prospecting new accounts, creating visually appealing and well-written proposals and delivering solid presentations. An important aspect of the role is effective communication with a variety of people on different levels both internally and externally.

This individual must have excellent written and oral communications skills, as well as experience using Adobe CS. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required. Two years sales and/or marketing experience preferred. No phone calls please. Please send resume and salary requirements to:

Personnel Department
Corporate Relations Manager
KLRN
P.O. Box 9
San Antonio, TX 78291

EOE/Affirmative Action
Minorities/women encouraged to apply


How to apply

If you are interested in applying for an open position and meet the qualifications listed in the job posting, please e-mail your resumé, cover letter and salary history to personnel@klrn.org. Please attach cover letters and resumés as Microsoft Word documents or Adobe Acrobat PDF files. Be sure to specify the exact position title in the subject heading of the email.

If you choose to forward your resumé and cover letter via mail, send them to:
Personnel Department, "Job Title", KLRN, PO Box 9, San Antonio, TX 78291-0009.

You may also fax your cover letter and resumé to (210) 270-9078.

Your resumé will be reviewed by the personnel department. If you meet the minimum qualifications of the position, your information will be forwarded to the appropriate hiring manager for further review. If you are selected as a potential candidate, you will be contacted to schedule an interview. Due to the high volume of resumés we receive, we are unable to respond directly to any e-mail or phone inquiries regarding the status of your application. No phone calls please.

Cover letters

We require a cover letter in addition to your résumé. The cover letter allows you to expand on the information on your resumé and gives us specific, detailed information on your work experience, education, etc. Your cover letter complements the resumé by telling us why you are interested in the position, how you feel your skills and experience make you a good match, and why you are interested in working at KLRN.

Unsolicited resumes

KLRN does not encourage unsolicited phone calls, resumés or applications.

Equal employment opportunity employer

KLRN is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, who actively seeks to diversify its workforce.

If your organization distributes information about employment opportunities to job seekers or refers job seekers to employers, and you would like to receive job vacancy notices for openings at KLRN, please provide the name of your organization, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, FAX number, and contact name. Please identify the category or categories of vacancies for which you would like information provided and send that to: personnel@klrn.org.

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KLRN is PBS. No one else does what we do.

We get kids ready to learn and we give you opportunities to explore the world around you. We are America’s largest classroom, we turn your living room into the nation’s largest stage for the arts, and we provide a trusted window to the world—and have for over 50 years. Spend some time with us.

Memorials & Tributes

Your contribution to the KLRN Endowment Fund, Inc., either in memory of a loved one or in honor of a special friend or occasion, is a perpetual gift that will help provide for the future of KLRN public television for generations to come. The principle remains untouched, and only a small percentage of earnings on the principle is distributed to the station.

To make a gift, contact Lauren Esquivel at lesquivel@klrn.org or call her at (210) 208-8446. You may also call the station at (210) 270-9000 and ask for Lauren.