WKTV EEO Reports

  • WKTV EEO Reports February 2013-2014

     

     

    WKTV - NEWSChannel 2
    UTICA, NY
    Annual EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT
    February 1, 2013 – January 31, 2014


    Statement of EEO Policy
    WKTV-NEWSChannel 2 and the Smith Broadcasting Group believe in equal employment opportunities for all, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or any other legally protected classification.  

    The Company's policy is to hire and promote the most qualified applicants and to comply with all federal, state and local equal employment opportunity laws.  

    This policy governs employment and all the company's terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, policies and practices affecting recruitment, recruitment advertising, hiring, promotion, demotion, transfers, reclassification, selection for training, compensation, benefits, company-sponsored educational programs and any other aspect of employment. 

     

    Full Time Vacancies Filled During Reporting Period 2/1/13 - 1/31/14

     

     

     

    Full Time Position

    Recruitment Sources Used (code)*

    Recruitment Source for Successful Candidate (code)*

    Total Number Interviewed From All Sources

    Source for Interviewees

     

    1 General Assignment Reporter 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 38, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 45 35 3 35, 35, 43
    2 General Assignment Reporter 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 38, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 45 42 5 11, 35, 43, 43, 42
    3 Morning Producer 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 38, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 45 35 6 35, 35, 42, 42, 11, 35
    4

    Producer/Web Producer

    1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 38, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 45 35/42/43 4 35, 43, 35, 35
    5 Assignment Manager 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, 33, 34, 35, 38, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 45 35 3 35, 42, 2
    6

    Accounting Coordinator

    2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, 34, 35, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 47 47 5 42, 47, 47, 47, 47
    7 Account Executive 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, 34, 35, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 47 42 1 42
    8 Account Executive 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, 34, 35, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 47 42 1 42
    9 Inside Sales Associate 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, 34, 35, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 47 42 1 42
    10 Business Manager 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, 34, 35, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 47 47 5 47, 47, 47, 47, 47
    11 Account Executive 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, 34, 35, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 47 42 1 42
    12 Account Executive 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 31, 34, 35, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 47 42 1 42
    13 Master Control Operator 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 34, 35, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44 35 9 35, 42, 5, 35, 39, 39, 5, 35, 35
    14 Master Control Operator 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 34, 35, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 47 35 14

    47, 47, 39, 48, 39, 47, 35, 35, 35, 47, 47, 47, 47, 35

    15 Master Control Operator 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 34, 35, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44 43 2 43, 43

      *See codes listed below under Recruitment Sources

    Total Number Interviewed During Period: 61

    WKTV - NEWSChannel 2, an equal opportunity employer, is dedicated to providing broad outreach regarding job vacancies at the station. We seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to our station. Organizations that wish to receive our vacancy information should contact our Business Manager, NEWSChannel 2 by calling (315) 733-0404 or by writing to FCC EEO Officer, NEWSChannel 2, 5936 Smith Hill Road, Utica, NY 13503. Below is the station’s current active list:

    *Recruitment Sources 2/1/13 - 1/31/14  

    Code No.
     

     Recruitment Source (Name, Address, Contact Person, Phone Number)
     


    Total Number of Interviewees Referred by Source During Recruiting Period
     

    Full Time Positions For Which This Source Was Utilized

    1 Oneida County Veterans Services
    800 Park Ave.
    Utica, NY 13501
    (315) 798-5830 
    0 8
    2 Working Solutions One Stop Center
    New York State Office Building, 1st Floor
    207 Genesee Street
    Utica, NY 13501
    Phone: (315) 793-2219
    Fax: (315) 793-6340
    Does_Utica@labor.state.ny.us
    1 15
    3 Working Solutions One Stop Center
    320 N. Prospect Street
    Herkimer, New York 13350
    Phone: (315) 867-1400
    hceta@herkimercounty.org
    0 15
    4 Working Solutions One Stop Center
    1006 Oneida Plaza Drive
    Oneida, New York 13421
    Phone: (315) 363-2400
    Fax: (315) 363-4545
    madet@co.madison.ny.us
    0 15
    5 SUNY College at Oneonta
    108 Ravine Parkway
    Oneonta, NY  13820
    Phone:  607-436-3500
    2 15
    6 Lyndon State College
    Department of Atmospheric Sciences
    P. O. Box 919
    Lyndonville, VT  05851
    Phone:  802-626-6238
    lsc-metchair@lyndonstate.edu 
    0 0
    7 Herkimer County Community College
    Career Counseling Services
    100 Reservoir Rd., RMCC 265
    Herkimer, NY  13350
    Phone:  315-866-0300 x8284
    Fax:  315-866-0706 
    0 12
    8 Utica School of Commerce
    201 Bleecker Street
    Utica, NY  13501
    Phone:  1-800-321-4872
    Fax:  315-733-9281
    0 15
    9 SUNY IT
    Attn:  Anthony Panebianco
    100 Seymour Road
    Utica, NY  13502
    Phone:  315-792-7500
    0 5
    10 Mohawk Valley Community College
    1101 Sherman Drive
    Utica, NY  13501
    Phone:  315-792-5400
    0 0
    11 Syracuse University
    S.I. Newhouse School of Communications
    Career Development Center
    215 University Place
    Syracuse, NY  13244-2100
    belichti@syr.edu
    2 15
    12 Penn State University
    Department of Meteorology
    503 Walker Building
    University Park, PA  16802-5013
    Phone:  814-865-0478
    Fax:  814-865-9429
    meteojobs@meteo.psu.edu 
    0 0
    13 SUNY at Albany
    DAES-ES351
    Albany, NY  12222
    Phone:  518-442-4556
    Fax:  518-442-5825
     
    0   0
    14 NAACP - Utica Chapter
    1212 Seymour Ave.
    Utica, NY  13501-4006l
    Phone:  315-765-0983
    uticanaacp@aol.com
    0 15
    15
     
    NAACP - Utica Chapter
    6068 Shed Road
    Rome, NY  13440
    Phone:  315-337-0407
    0 15
    16 NAACP - Syracuse. P.O. Box 397
    Syracuse, NY  13205
    Phone:  315-422-6933
    0 15
    17 Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency
    1721 Black River Blvd.
    Rome, NY  13440
    Phone:  315-339-2649
    Fax:  315-336-0749
    0 15
    18 Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency
    401 E. German Street
    Herkimer, NY  13350
    Phone:  315-866-0030
    Fax:  315-866-2523
    0 15
    19 Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency
    1100 Miller Street
    Utica, NY  13501
    Phone:  315-733-4873
    Fax:  315-733-8928
    0 15
    20 Hamilton College
    198 College Hill Road
    Clinton, NY  13323
    Phone:  315-859-4011
    0 15
    21 SUNY Oswego
    7060 Route 104
    Oswego, NY  13126-3599
    Phone:  315-312-3065
    0 7
    22 Utica College
    Office of Career Services
    1600 Burrstone Road
    Utica, NY  13502
    Phone:  315-792-3087
    Fax:  315-792-3370
    careerservices@utica.edu
    0 12
    23 NYS Teamsters - Local 182
    110 Lomond Court
    Utica, NY  13502
    315-724-3111
    0 15
    24 MV Resource Center for Refugees
    309 Genesee Street
    Utica, NY  13501
    Phone:  315-738-1083
    Fax:  315-738-1168
    info@mvrcr.org
    0 15
    25 Colgate University
    13 Oak Drive.
    Hamilton, NY  13346
    Phone:  315-228-1000
    0 15
    26 NYS Broadcasters Association
    1805 Western Avenue
    Albany, NY  12203
    Phone:  518-456-8888
    Fax:  518-456-8943
    info@nysbroadcasters.org
    0 15
    27 Neighborhood Center
    293 Genesee Street
    Utica, NY 13501
    Phone:  315-272-2600
    0 15
    28 Ithaca College
    Ithaca, NY  14850
    Phone:  607-274-3590
    0 15
    29 Cornell University
    1123 Bradfield Hall
    Ithaca, NY  14853
    Phone:  607-255-3034
    0 0
    30 NYS Education Department
    VESID
    207 Genesee Street
    Utica, NY  13501
    Phone:  315-793-2536
    Fax:  315-793-2724
    0 8
    31 Utica Community Action
    253 Genesee Street
    Utica, NY  13501
    Phone:  315-797-6473
    0 12
    32 SUNY Brockport
    Dept. of Earth Sciences
    Lennon Hall
    350 New Campus Drive
    Brockport, NY  14420
    Phone:  585-395-2636
    0 0
    33 Frank N. Magid & Associates, Inc.
    1775 Broadway, Suite 1401
    New York, NY  10019
    Phone:  212-515-4520
    Fax:  212-515-4540
    newyork@magid.com
    0 5
    34 WKTV
    Attn:  Human Resources
    P.O. Box 2
    Utica, NY  13503
    Phone:  315-733-0404
    0 15
      INTERNET SITES & OTHER    
    35 www.wktv.com 18 15
    36 www.regionalhelpwanted.com 0 0
    37 www.spotsndots.com 0 0
    38 www.magid.com 0 5
    39 www.tvjobs.com 4 15
    40 www.medialine.com 0 15
    41 www.sbe.org 0 0
    42 Word of Mouth 11 15
    43 In-House Postings 6 15
    44 Walk-In Applicants 0 15
    45 Job Fairs 0 5
    46 SUNY at Alfred
    10 Upper College Drive
    Alfred, NY  14802
    Phone:  607-587-4060
    0 0
    47 http://www.ziprecruiter.com 16 15
    48 http://www.jobrapido.com 1 1

      

     

    FCC EEO Menu Initiatives
    The new rules also require media employers to participate in longer-term recruitment initiatives by engaging in a minimum number of initiatives set forth in the rules such as job fairs, training, mentoring or participating in events sponsored by organizations interested in broadcast and employment issues.

    Below is a list of activities the station has participated in during this current reporting period.

    February 2013: 

    Jenel Boston participated in the Dance the Night Away Fundraiser for the Good News Foundation.
    Jason Powles, Steve McMurray, Kristen Copeland, Dave Dellecese, Bill Kardas, Adam Musyt appear at CNY Home Show

    March 2013:

    News Staff and other WKTV Personnel participated in Utica’s Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade
    Bill Kardas participates in Community Readers Day at Jefferson Elem. School.
    Bill Kardas meets with students at Barringer Elem. School.
    Bill Kardas meets with students at Herkimer Elem. School.
    Kristen Copeland read to students at Thea Bowman House
    Don Shipman judges Meatball Madness for the Abraham House

    April 2013:

    Bill Kardas is guest speaker at Little Falls Elem. Morning Program
    Bill Kardas is guest reader at Herkimer BOCES Pre-K Program
    Bill Kardas is guest speaker at Herkimer ARC Senior Center
    Dave Dellecese emcees KIDS Oneida Event
    Dave Dellecese participates in media panel for Mohawk Valley Advertising Club
    Steve McMurray plays Wheelchair Basketball for Sitrin Rehab Fundraiser
    Steve McMurray reads to Pre-K through 5th Grade Students at Frankfort Public Library
    Kristen Copeland is guest auctioneer at Zonta Club Champagne Brunch

    May 2013:

    Dave Dellecese speaks with the Depression Boys, a group of senior citizens who lived through the Great Depression and World War II.
    Steve McMurray speaks to 4-H Govt. Intern Program in Oneida County.
    Steve McMurray emcees Herkimer Co. Humane Society 100th Anniversary Gala
    Bill Kardas takes part in Community Readers Day at Watson Williams Elem. School.
    Bill Kardas speaks with senior citizens at Trenton Municipal Building

    June 2013:

    Dave Dellecese serves breakfast at fundraiser for Herk. Co. Historical Society
    Various WKTV staff take part in United Way Fundraiser at Saranac Thursday event
    Jason Powles is commencement speaker at Remsen High School.

    July 2013:

    August 2013:

    September 2013:

    Steve McMurray emcees Window of Hope Luncheon for Herk. Co. Catholic Charities honoring victims of Valley Shooting spree.

    October 2013:

    Bill Kardas gives winter weather outlook to NYS Dept. of Transportation Workers
    Steve McMurray participates in Leadership Mohawk Valley Media Day
    Bill Kardas participates in Gourmet Guys to the Rescue to benefit the Utica Rescue Mission.
    Bill Kardas speaks to school students at Dolgeville Elem. School.
    Bill Kardas speaks to school students at JFK Middle School.

    November 2013:
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    Bill Kardas gives winter weather outlook to NYS Dept. of Transportation Workers
    Bill Kardas participates in career day at Proctor High School.
    Joleen Ferris emcees American Girl Fashion Show to benefit Kelberman Center/Autism programs.
    Bill Kardas speaks to school students at Gilbertsville-Mt. Upton Central School.
    Bill Kardas speaks to school students at Harts Hill Elem. School.
    Jason Powles, Bill Kardas, Rachel Murphy, and Joleen Ferris, appear at Stuff the Bus Campaign raising money and toys for less fortunate children.

    December 2013:

    Steve McMurray, Kristen Copeland, Melissa Sullivan, and Katrina Smith appear at Stuff the Bus Campaign raising money and toys for less fortunate children.
    Kristen Copeland participates in New Hartford Career Day.
    Kristen Copeland participates in Career Day at Oneida Co. BOCES.

    January 2014:

    Kristen Copeland and Don Shipman judge a skating competition in New Hartford.

    WKTV provides its on-air newspeople counseling and training three times a year from the station's news consultant, Frank N. Magid & Associates.

     

     

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