Radio Operations Assistant

Dec 5, 2018

Station: WLRN Public Media
Company: South Florida Public Media
FLSA Status: Part-Time
Reports to: Director of Radio Programming
Schedule: As assigned
Location: Downtown Miami, FL

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91.3 WLRN, South Florida’s only NPR News source, is seeking a Radio Operations Assistant for immediate hire.  The Radio Operations Assistant reports to the Director of Radio Programming.  One main component of this position is the ability/availability to fill-in for on-air hosts, as needed, on all shifts.  This part-time position is open for immediate hire, and its responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Voicing/producing underwriting spots for air
  • Substitute host/board op on any shift as needed
  • Substitute board op/engineer live programs as needed, including holidays
  • Coordinate/facilitate remote interviews via phone, ISDN, Z/ip, Comrex, etc
  • Prepare recorded programs for broadcast Administrative/clerical duties
  • Other, as necessary to assist Director of Programming

Preferred skills and experience:

  • Professional radio or audio production experience (at least 3 years)
  • Bachelor’s degree in broadcasting/communications, or equivalent certification/training/work experience
  • Voice-over or on-air experience
  • Strong computer skills
  • Strong communication (written and oral) skills
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish)
  • Flexibility of schedule
  • Attention to detail
  • Dependable transportation