- Technical Media Producer (TMP) / part-time

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Technical Media Producer (TMP) / part-time


WSIL has an immediate opening for a part-time Technical Media Producer.

Category Live Event / On Location Services  Producers  Technical Director 
Location Illinois
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jul 08, 2024
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

WSIL has an immediate opening for a part-time Technical Media Producer.


  • A Technical Media Producer (TMP) is a hybrid position which includes the responsibilities of a Master Control Operator and a Technical Director. 
  • The TMP is responsible for directing live or pre-recorded productions as assigned, monitoring on-air streams, FCC logs, and ingesting daily programming/commercials.  
  • Daily assignments will include directing at least one newscast, ingesting/segmenting various long-form programs, ingesting commercial spots, loading programming playlists for the following day, and performing various tasks as needed.
  • Operation of Ross Overdrive automation (including robotic cameras, audio console, graphics, and production video switcher), and all supporting equipment in Production/Master Control; including the ability to effectively perform at the following:  commercial/promo ingesting, satellite operation, program ingesting/segmenting, & a working knowledge of web production.  
  • Operation of Edius editing software, and studio teleprompter. 
  • Daily care & maintenance of equipment & studio.  
  • Work closely with all departments to meet daily demands.  
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Master Control and Live Production experience.  
  • Experience with production automation system like Ross Overdrive, ability to work under pressure, great communication/people skills, ability to multitask under time sensitive deadlines, strong technical & computer skills, flexibility with scheduling & job assignments, understanding of FCC program logs & all FCC broadcast regulations.  
  • Willingness to learn new hardware and software.
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:   Full-time and part-time positions available; rate of pay is hourly.

Candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test and background check. 

Job Type Part Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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