Master Control Operator

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

Responsibilities:

  • 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

Requirements:

  • 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
  • Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Experience preferred but not required – Will train the right indivdual
Apply Online at https://nexstar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/nexstar Job Req #REQ – 13788
Apply by 12/31/2021