Career Opportunities

KDSN Radio the Hive Opportunity
Posted: 05/11/2020


KDSN Radio Stations in Denison, Iowa have a internship program, designed for those interested in exploring a career in the broadcast industry.  As an intern at KDSN, you will explore the different career positions and opportunities in radio, and, if selected as our Intern, will have the opportunity to "shadow" current KDSN Staff with the potential to participate in regular daily or weekly responsibilities.  If you're a high school or college student with an interest in KDSN's Intern Program, contact KDSN via email @ or with a letter or postcard indicating your interest.  Send to: Intern Program, c/o KDSN Radio Stations, Box 670, Denison, Iowa  51442.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.


Police Officer
Denison Police Department Opportunity
Posted: 01/18/2021

The Denison Iowa Police Department will be accepting applications for a police officer. There is no current position available. This testing will be used to develop a list of eligible applicants for any future openings that may occur in the next year. Applications to be eligible for testing need to be returned to the Police Department at 1119 1st Ave N, Denison Iowa 51442 by 5:00 pm on February 5, 2021, with testing on February 20, 2021. Applications may be obtained on the City of Denison Iowa website,, or at the Police Department. For questions, please contact the Chief of Police at 712-263-3195. The Denison Police Department is an equal opportunity employer. 

Account Executive/Radio& Digital Sales
KDSN Radio Opportunity
Posted: 03/03/2021

Account Manager/ Radio and Digital Sales

KDSN has an opening for an accomplished Account Manager/Sales & Marketing Professional to join our sales and marketing team! If you are motivated by the opportunity to be quickly rewarded for outstanding personal performance, this may be a great job for you.

You will be responsible for managing an active list of on-air clients. You will be required to develop partnerships with existing and new clients to create innovative marketing, sales, and media plans to help them meet their sales and business objectives. You will conduct client needs analysis and provide superior customer service making sure their advertising programs are fresh, unique, and effective. You will help them write compelling scripts to highlight their products, services, and benefits. If you are interested in the broadcast side of radio, you may also enjoy the opportunity to develop or hone your on-air broadcast skills, technical abilities, and knowledge of how local radio serves its communities.



  • Bachelor’s or Associate's degree in related field.
  • Two years of sales or marketing experience
  • An equivalent combo of education and experience will be considered



Present and sell company products and services to new and existing clients

Partner with clients to develop effective copy, scripts and annual marketing plans. Specific duties include:

* Prospect and contact potential customers

* Reach agreed upon sales and prospecting goals

* Resolve client and/or customer inquiries and complaints

* Set follow-up appointments to keep clients aware of program and sponsorship opportunities, and refresh copy and ads

* Create sales material to present to Clients

* Manage simple digital ad integration tasks for your clients on social media and website.


Job Requirements:

* Above average verbal and written communication skills. You must be able to develop advertising copy and marketing presentations. During the interview process you will be asked to demonstrate these skills.

* Understanding of basic marketing and business principles.

* Strong negotiation skills.

* Experienced in Microsoft Office software

* Ability to build rapport with clients and represent KDSN Radio at community events

* Well-versed in digital/social media

* Deadline and detail-oriented

* Organized and skilled in time management- a self-starter who relishes the opportunity to quickly grow income by increasing sales and commissions.

* Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, team environment.


Other Helpful Skills or Experience:

* Experience in sales, customer service, or other related fields is very helpful.

* Bi-Lingual

* Prior media, marketing, or copy-writing experience


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Store Manager
Scooters Coffee Opportunity
Posted: 04/23/2021
We are so excited to welcome Scooter's Coffee to Denison! They will be opening soon on Highway 30 and Main St. Scooter's is now hiring a full-time Store Manager.
From Scooter's: “We are looking for Amazing People to serve Amazing Drinks, Amazingly Fast!® We are looking for someone energetic and organized who enjoys being a leader to be our Drive-Through Scooter's Coffee Store Manager in Denison, Iowa. Duties will include hiring, managing, and scheduling staff, inventory control, and serving amazing coffee. Salary based on experience from $40-$48,000 per year. 40-45 hours per week.  Please apply to Scooter's Coffee Careers ( “

Equal Opportunity Employer

Crawford County Broadcasting Corp. and KDSN Radio is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are based on merit, competence, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, retaliation, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. We are committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.

If you would like assistance or accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at 712.263.3141.


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Iowa Workforce Development Opportunity
Posted: 12/05/2020

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