Master Control Operator

Job Description

The Master Control Operator is responsible for the overall on-air look of the television station through airing programming and scheduled station breaks.

Updates and maintains signal control systems
Maintains programming logs as required by station management
Segments content and clips to the server and then trims and modifies it
Prints traffic logs and appends logs to the data management system
Monitors strength, clarity and reliability of incoming and outgoing signals and adjusts equipment as necessary to maintain quality broadcasts
Selects sources from which programming will be received, or through which programming will be transmitted
Reports equipment problems and ensures that repairs are made and makes emergency repairs to equipment when necessary and possible
Ensures the station’s compliance with Emergency Alert System requirements
Performs other duties as assigned

Required Skills

Requirements & Skills:

Technical degree in Digital Electronics, Broadcasting, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and work-related experience
Fluency in English
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment.
Strong PC/MS Office experience
Experience with digital transmitters and other broadcast-related equipment
Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously

Education Required

Minimum three years’ experience with digital electronics systems in a television broadcasting environment (More or less depending on market size)


Health, Dental, Vision, Sick/Vacation, 401K

How to Apply

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Equal Opportunity Employer


Farmersburg, IN

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