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CUMULUS MEDIA | CHATTANOOGA, TN is offering a great opportunity as a (Part-Time) Board Operator providing programming and control board support to On-Air Talent.

Category Audio / Music / Sound  Live Event / On Location Services  RADIO 
Location Chattanooga, Tennessee Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Mar 13, 2024
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

CUMULUS MEDIA | CHATTANOOGA, TN is offering a great opportunity as a (Part-Time) Board Operator providing programming and control board support to On-Air Talent. Our ideal candidate should possess an extremely good work ethic, be a self-starter, and be highly organized with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. The position requires extreme reliability and flexibility. If you are a fast-learner familiar with audio equipment and automation, have a good demeanor around others, and have a passion for radio, read on.

is a full-service radio and digital company offering 4 of Chattanooga’s top rated radio stations in the tri-state area including WSKZ-FM/KZ106 Classic Rock, WGOW-FM/Talk Radio 102.3 The Talk Monster, WGOW 1150 AM your conservative political station and WOGT-FM/New Country 107.9. We also offer Cumulus Digital which offers a full suite of digital products to market your business on a targeted level from SEO, SEM, digital display ads, social media, website builds and more.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Running the board in a radio station control room broadcasting a variety of live or pre-recorded local and syndicated radio programs
  • Playing all commercials as scheduled and maintaining a commercial and transmitter log
  • Selecting bumper music, when needed, and back-timing pre-recorded programs for smooth transition back to live programming
  • Monitors and updates weather, traffic and news reports into automation equipment
  • Monitor for EAS Alerts, Ambers Alerts and breaking news
  • Monitors the technical quality and accuracy of incoming and outgoing on-air programming from master control room
  • Assists with adjusting signal and programming content to ensure transmission meets federally mandated broadcast standards
  • Prepare and set up remote broadcasts and events when needed.
  • Grow into a part time/fill in announcer.
  • Some college radio or small market radio experience required/preferred
  • Previous board operation experience preferred
  • Audio production skills required
  • Familiar with FCC rules and regulations and EAS guidelines
  • Proficient using computer systems such as Microsoft Office Suite, OpX, AudioVault, Wide Orbit, ENCO, Soundgorge, Nuendo, Adobe Audition or other audio editing and automation programs
  • Knowledge of basic electronic wiring and sound system set-up
  • Familiar with audio mixers and remote monitoring systems for radio transmissions
  • Flexibility in scheduling required; majority of the hours are in the evenings, weekends and holidays

Job Type Part Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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