Sun Media posted numerous Help Wanted ads today with a Dec. 31 application deadline as the chain prepares for a March launching of its Sun TV News channel.
Most of the positions are Toronto-based: Talk show producer; senior weather anchor; writer/editor; senior news anchor; news anchor; senior graphics artist; graphics artist; studio switcher; studio director; assistant director; audio operator; graphics playback operator; line up editor; multimedia content producer, resource coordinator.
Other TV jobs have been posted for Ottawa, Vancouver, Montreal, Calgary and Winnipeg.
While the positions are TV oriented, jobs descriptions indicate responsibilities for some jobs include Sun Media's print and online venues.
Salaries offered for key positions will be an early indication of how competitive PKP intends to be in staffing his new television venture.