Board Operator

Agency:
iHeart Media
Area:
Technical Support
Posted:
10.15.19

Job Summary:

Provides programming and control board support to On-Air Talent.

Responsibilities

  • Operates control board for studios and remote programming.
  • Regulates program timing, operates syndicated programming, and plays commercials.
  • Monitors the technical quality and accuracy of incoming and outgoing on-air programming from master control room.
  • Primary station is WDAS-AM, a Fox Sports station with local, live broadcasts requiring an in-studio producer.
  • Protects station’s license by censoring live programs and deleting words/phrases not permitted on air.
  • Assists with adjusting signal and programming content to ensure transmission meets federally mandated broadcast standards.
  • Monitors and updates weather, traffic and news reports into automation equipment.
  • Checks studio equipment for proper functioning and notifies Engineering of technical malfunctions affecting quality of the broadcast.
  • Screens in-coming phone calls and selectively chooses callers for On-Air Talent and talk shows.
  • Handles emergency inserts (e.g. news updates, breaking stories, alert system tests, etc.).

Qualifications

Competencies/Skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Windows, Adobe Audition or similar audio editing software, Wide Orbit or similar automation system
  • Time management and attention to detail
  • Ability to work without close supervision
  • Flexibility in work schedule, including evenings, overnight and weekends
  • Functions well in a fast-paced environment with tight time frames and multiple demands
  • Works well in a team environment

Work Experience

  • 6 months in a related role and/or technical training

Education

  • High school graduate or G.E.D.

Certifications

  • None required

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