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WKNO-TV/FM Master Control Operator Part-time

1. BASIC INFORMATION

POSITION TITLE: Master Control Operator Part-time

DIVISION: Television

DEPARTMENT: Engineering

SUPERVISOR: Engineering Manager/Master Control Supervisor

EXEMPT: Non

2. PURPOSE OF POSITION

Works as scheduled by WKNO-TV/FM Engineering Manager and/or Master Control Supervisor to facilitate seamless operation of 24/7/365 broadcast digital TV and FM operation from WKNO’s Master Control facility.


3. BASIC DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES

· Operate television facility, including but not limited to On-Air Switching, Transmitter Operation and logging, Network Recording, Program Dubbing and Editing, Quality Control, without direct supervision.
· Position works independently on some shifts.
· Perform other job related duties as assigned by Master Control Supervisor or Studio Engineering Manager.

4. MINIMUM JOB SPECIFICATIONS

· FCC Restricted Radiotelephone Permit required.

· High School or Vo-Tech diploma required.

· SBE or other relevant professional certification desired.

· One year’s experience as a Master Control Operator at a broadcast facility and
experience in on-air switching and tape machine operations required.

· Ability to read and write, add and subtract times correctly, ability to lift 35 lbs.

· Requires individual who is highly organized, detail oriented, and able to work under pressure with little or no supervision.

· Reports to WKNO-TV/FM Master Control Supervisor and Engineering Manager.

Apply in writing or email to the following with the job posting source/website included.

Deb Smith (dsmith@wkno.org)
WKNO Executive Assistant
7151 Cherry Farms Road
Cordova, TN 38016
No phone calls please

Please submit name of posting website with information.

Open until filled – EEO – No Phone calls please

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