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Master Control Operator

JOB DESCRIPTION:
KRQE Media Group is searching for a dynamic master control operator. The selected applicant will become a team member in the KRQE Broadcast Operations Center supporting the operation of four different networks on six programming streams airing on seven full-power stations and 75 TV translators.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Operator responsibilities include working closely with Traffic and Programming personnel to ensure all content is ready for air.

  • Switch live or pre-recorded programming using Harris Automation.
  • Append/edit playlists using Harris Automation.
  • Ingest and prep programs for air.
  • Ingest programming from AI.
  • Prep commercial spots from Pathfire, DG, PitchBlue, FTP site and Flip Factory.
  • Ingest topical promos and weather cut-ins.
  • Take transmitter readings each hour.
  • Tune in satellite feeds.

REQUIREMENTS:
Harris automation experience is a plus. One year broadcast master control experience preferred. Ability to lift 30 lbs. a plus.

Strong knowledge of computers and an aptitude for operating electronic equipment.

Must be able to multi-task and work under strict deadlines.

Must be able to work independently during variable hours, including overnights, holidays or weekends. Dependability and attention to detail are essential.

HOW TO APPLY:
To express interest, email your resume & cover letter to erika.gonzales@krqe.com.

The application deadline is open until the position has been filled.

KRQE-TV owned & operated by LIN Media is an equal opportunity employer.

Job posted by an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

DEADLINE: 2013-06-13