WCIA, WCIX

EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT

August 1, 2016 - July 31, 2017

Nexstar is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, age, religious creed, disability, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law.

 I. VACANCY LIST

See Section II, the "Master Recruitment Source List" ("MRSL") for recruitment source data

Job Title

Recruitment Sources (“RS”)
Used to Fill Vacancy

RS Referring Hiree

Reporter/MMJ

3, 8-9, 12, 15-16

16

Morning Show Meteorologist

2, 8-9, 12, 15-16

16

Production Assistant

2-3, 8-9, 15

8

Reporter

2, 7-13, 15-16

10

Creative Services Producer

2-3, 7-9, 11, 15

3

Morning Show Anchor

5, 8, 12, 15-16

5

Promotion Producer

2-4, 7-8, 11, 13-16

3

Capitol MMJ-Reporter

2, 7, 9, 12-13, 15-16

12

Videographer

2-3, 6-9, 12-13, 15

8

Webmaster and Content Manager

3-4, 7-9, 11, 13, 15

3

Account Executive

1-2, 4-5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15

5

Weekend Anchor/Reporter

2, 5, 7-8, 11-12, 15-16

8

Reporter/MMJ

8, 12, 15-16

8

Evening Anchor/Reporter

2, 5, 7-8, 11-12, 15-16

5

Sales Assistant

1-4, 7-9, 15

4

Videographer

2-3, 7-9, 11-13, 15

3

Morning Show Reporter

2-3, 5, 7-9, 11-12, 15-16

5

Reporter/MMJ

2-3, 8-9, 12, 15-16

16

Reporter/MMJ

2, 8-9, 12, 15-16

8

Chief Meteorologist

3, 12, 15-16

12

Producer/Morning Show

2-3, 7-9, 11-12, 15

12

 

II. MASTER RECRUITMENT SOURCE LIST ("MRSL")

RS Number

RS Information

Source Entitled to Vacancy Notification? (Yes/No)

No. of Interviewees Referred by RS Over Reporting Period

1

Craig’s List
1381 9th Ave.
San Francisco, California 94122
Phone: 415-566-6394
URL: http://www.craigslist.org
Job Listings

Manual Posting

N

3

2

Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, Illinois 61920
Phone: 217-581-5000
URL: http://www.eiu.edu
Job Listings
Manual Posting

N

0

3

Employee Referral

N

20

4

Indeed
470 West Avenue Suite #2002
Stamford, Connecticut 6902
Phone: 800-475-4361
URL: http://www.indeed.com
Job Listings
Manual Posting

N

3

5

Internal Promotion

N

4

6

Job Fair

N

1

7

Millikin University
1184 W. Main St.
Decatur, Illinois 62522
Phone: 217-424-6211
Email: pmfolger@mail.millikin.edu
Pamela Folger

N

0

8

Nexstar Media Group, Inc.
545 E. John Carpenter Freeway Suite 700
Irving, Texas 75062
Phone: 972-764-6715
Terri Bush
Manual Posting

N

24

9

Parkland College
2400 W. Bradley
Champaign, Illinois 61821
Phone: 217-373-3870
URL: http://www.collegecentral.com
Job Listings
Manual Posting

N

0

10

Professional/Industry Trade Organization

N

1

11

Richland Community College

1 College Park

Decatur, Illinois 62521

Phone : 217-875-7211

Email : joliver@richland.edu

John Oliver

N

0

12

TVJobs.com

P.O. Box 4116

Oceanside, California 92052

Phone : 800-374-0119

Url : http://tvjobs.com

Job Listings

Manual Posting

N

20

13

University of IL Alumni Assoc.

601 S. Lincoln Ave.

Urbana, Illinois 61801

Phone : 217-333-1471

Url : http://www.uiaa.org/careers

Job Listings

Manual Posting

N

0

14

Vinyard Church

1500 N. Lincoln Ave.

Urbana, Illinois 61801

Phone : 217-384-3070

Email : lydia.dunmyer@thevinyardchurch.us

Lydia Dunmeyer

N

0

15

WCIA

509 S. Neil Street

Champaign, Illinois 61820

Phone : 217-373-3606

Email : aharper@wcia.com

Angela Harper

N

2

16

YouTube Recruitment

901 Cherry Ave.

San Bruno, California 94066

Phone : 650-253-0000

Url : http://ecorporateoffices.com

/YouTube Offices

Manual Posting

N

25

 

TOTAL INTERVIEWS OVER REPORTING PERIOD:

 

103

 

III. RECRUITMENT INITIATIVES

 

Date

Type of Recruitment Initiative (Menu Selection)

Brief Description of Activity

No. of Station’s Participants

Participant Title

1

1/26/2017

Participation in events sponsored by community groups

Noon Anchor/Reporter spoke to 500 8th grade students at a Career Fair sponsored by Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois. Discussion was careers in broadcast journalism.

1

Noon Anchor/Reporter

2

2/24/2017

Participation in Job Fairs

Station personnel attended the Oakwood High School in Fithian, Illinois hosted a Career Fair for its students from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

4

Reporter
Reporter/Anchor
Producer/Reporter
Production Manager

3

2/24/2017

Participation in events sponsored by community groups

Production manager participated in Career Day at Homer High School in Homer, Illinois. Students asked question about careers in broadcasting

1

Production Manager

4

3/15/2017

Participation in events sponsored by community groups

Production Manager attended career day at Urbana High School, in Urbana, Illinois where students asked questions about careers in broadcasting.

1

Production Manager

5

3/29/2017

Participation in Job Fairs

Station personnel attended the 2017 Broadcast Job Fair at Eastern Illinois University

2

News Director
Production Manager

6

5/23/2017

Participation in events or programs sponsored by educational institutions

Station Anchor participated as Commencement speaker at Jefferson Middle School.

1

Anchor/Morning Show

7

5/30/2017

Establishment of an intern program designed to assist members of the community

During the reporting period, the station maintained an internship program for college students. 12 students participated in the internship program over the Summer semester

12

 

8

6/21/2017

Participation in events or programs sponsored by educational institutions

Evening-Main Anchor attended a media panel discussion at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Illinois. With Illini Girls State in attendance

1

Anchor/Evening

9

7/12/2017

Participation in events or programs sponsored by educational institutions

Main-Evening Anchor was interviewed by students from the University of Illinois College of Media Group. Careers in Broadcast Journalism was the topic.

1

Anchor/Evening