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Position available for Part-time Master Control Operator

West TN PBS (WLJT) is currently accepting resumes for the position of part-time Master Control Operator (PDF). Successful candidates will work in our master control facilities, which are located on the UT-Martin campus.

Duties will include but are not limited to:
1. Performing all required Master Control duties during a regular operating shift which includes, but is not limited to, the following:
a) Assuring the accuracy of all program logs, record schedules, automation schedules and other related documents and files.
b) Receive and check for technical quality all programs, recordings and other on-air materials.
c) Report all pertinent program/on-air information to the Director of Broadcast Operations.
d) Report technical malfunctions to the Engineering Department.
e) Operate the technical facilities of Master Control as designated by the logs, schedules and other protocols for the efficient, legal and appropriate over-the-air delivery of programming materials to the viewing audience.
2. Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
• High School diploma, GED, or equivalent.
• Demonstrate an understanding of electronics, television broadcast equipment, and IT based networking and associated equipment.
• Demonstrate the ability to perform multiple tasks and meet strict deadlines.
• Must be willing to work nights, weekends and holidays.
• Some college and experience in a technically based television environment preferred.

This position will take direction from the Master Control Supervisor, the Chief Engineer and the Director of Engineering.
Send resumes including 3 professional references to:
West TN PBS - MCO
P.O. Box 966
Martin, TN 38237
No phone calls please. Resumes should be postmarked no later than September 10.
West TN PBS is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Interning at West TN PBS

Production Crew (PDF)

West TN PBS offers internships for college students throughout the year. Internships are specifically designed to provide training and experience for students interested in the various aspects of broadcasting. Internships are offered to students of all colleges, universities, and trade schools. Most internships are paid part-time positions and are based on our production calendar. If you are interested please contact Darrell Conner, Director of Production, at 1-800-366-9558 or dconner@westtnpbs.org.

Recent Positions Filled

Part-Time Master Control Operator - February 28, 2018 (heard through word of mouth)
• 2 applicants

• 1 interview

• Word of Mouth - 2

 

Producer/Director - June 5, 2018 (heard through word of mouth)

• 4 applicants

• 1 interview

• Word of Mouth - 2

• Website - 2

 

General Manager & CEO - June 18, 2018

• 29 applicants

• 5 interviews

• Indeed - 10

• LinkedIn - 9

• Center Point Website - 8

• Word of Mouth - 1

• Internal Candidate - 1

 

Manager of Education & Community Engagement - December 20, 2019 (heard through word of mouth)

• 5 applicants

• 3 interviews

• Word of Mouth - 2

• Facebook - 3

Advertising Sources Regularly Used

The Jackson Sun(newspaper)
P.O. Box 1059 | Jackson, TN 38302 | 731-427-3333

The Weakley County Press(newspaper)
Classified Department
235 Lindell Street | Martin, TN 32837 | 731-587-3144

Union City Daily Messenger
Classified Department
613 E. Jackson Street | Union City, TN 38261 | 731-885-0744

 

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myPBS(e-mail/web board)
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Current(Public Broadcasting newspaper)
Classified Department (Victoria Maulhardt)
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Tvjobs.com(internet web board)

productionhub.com(internet web board)

Monster.com

WestTennesseeHelpwanted.com