CBS7, the #1 station in Odessa-Midland, TX, is looking for a MORNING & NOON CO-ANCHOR to join our team ASAP. S/He will be responsible for co-anchoring our 2-hour morning newscast, ‘Wake Up West Texas,’ plus anchoring our noon newscast. Fill-in producing will also be required from time-to-time. This person is also expected to post stories online and on our station social media sites, as well as enterprise daily story ideas. May also be called on to report on occasion.

A Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and a commercial television newsroom internship are required. Shooting, writing and non-linear editing skills are preferred. We’re looking for someone with a positive attitude who wants to learn and grow – as well as someone who strives for excellence, is self-motivated and is creative.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Ability to write conversationally and quickly
• Have a sense of urgency that causes you to work quickly and efficiently, but with an eye towards details and correct factual information
• An open mind to cross-training
• Knowledge of Clickability, Facebook and Twitter also a plus
• Must be willing to submit to a background, MVR check and drug test
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older to apply
• Ability and willingness to work overtime and on weekends with short notice. Must also be available to work all shifts, including early mornings, evenings, holidays, weekends, during late breaking news and weather emergencies
• Must be willing to facilitate personnel requirements including late and/or last minute scheduling changes in a 24/7 high stress work environment
• Ability to work overnight hours on regular basis
• Multitask, react, solve problems and obtain results under pressures of television production and broadcasts
• Interact with a variety of individuals including management, employees, and outside vendors/consultants
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Act independently
• Be a team player
If you’re interested in an exciting, fast-paced job at CBS7, apply at or send resume to