Position: Master Control Operator

Posted: November 6, 2009 by ljhadvisor in Jobs

Company: Granite Broadcasting

Station(s): WISE-TV

Job Type: parttime


Compensation:  / year

Job Description:

Indiana’s NewsCenter is growing and has an immediate opening for a Part Time Master Control Operator.

Responsibilities include:

—    Ensure the on-air products look clean and run smoothly.

—    Monitor various levels and signals from multiple transmitter sites

           and make sure they are operating properly.

—    Monitor all in bound and out bound signals to ensure good video

           and audio quality.

—    Ensure correct spots air during programming.  Note discrepancies       

           using Excel Spreadsheet.

—    Broadcast the daily programming streams per the log.

—    Ingest shows and spots for future playback.

—    Perform quality assurance checks as required to achieve proper


—    Make sound judgment calls when necessary, with business implications in mind.

—    Keep clear communications across all shifts with every department.

—    Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to handle pressure in an on-air environment.

—    Follow all FCC regulations.

—    Must be detailed-oriented.

—    Effectively manage multiple priorities.

—    Ability to think quickly & keep pace in a fast moving environment.


The company offers paid vacation and a 401(k) plan.  EOE

Education Required:

Experience Required:

Prior broadcasting experience a plus. Solid computer and communication skills are a must. 

Other Requirements:

Willingness to work overtime, holidays and on weekends with short notice.

Date Available: 11/6/2009 

Contact Info:

Debbie Sand


Fax: 260-483-0585

Instructions: Submit your cover letter and resume with references to: Indiana’s NewsCenter, Job #052, P.O. Box 2121, Fort Wayne, IN 46801, attention: Deborah Sand, Human Resources Manager.


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