Master Control Operator
Master Control Operator – LOCAL 22 (WVNY) and LOCAL 44 (WFFF) is looking for a full time and a part time Master Control Operator. This job is for the person who enjoys working with computers, servers and technical equipment. You must be incredibly organized, detail oriented and able to multi-task. Responsibilities include recording and downloading content, monitoring the quality of feeds and operating master control software and equipment. Broadcast experience or computer orientation helpful, on-site training offered. Shifts will include overnights and/or weekends. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Master Control Operator is responsible for the overall on-air look of the television station through airing programming and scheduled station breaks.
•Monitors strength, clarity and reliability of incoming and outgoing signals and adjusts equipment as necessary to maintain quality broadcasts
•Records/downloads and segments video content to the servers
•Maintains programming logs as required by station management
•Operates Master Control software and equipment as directed
•Ensures the station’s compliance with Emergency Alert System and other FCC requirements
•Performs other duties as assigned
Requirements & Skills:
•Broadcast experience helpful
•Fluency in English
•Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
•Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners and other office equipment.
•PC/MS Office experience helpful
•Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously