Salem Media Group

Board Operator - Arlington, VA

Salem Media Group
Arlington, Virginia, United States

Date Posted: 07/25/2017
Categories: Media/Video/Radio
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Salem Media Group is the leading U. S. radio broadcaster targeting audiences interested in conservative NewsTalk and Christian and family-themed programming. We currently have part-time and full-time positions available for Board Operators at WAVA/Family Talk/WRC Radio.


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Must operate standard broadcast console, including “faders” or “pots.”
  • Protect the company’s F-C-C license, successfully execute E-A-S tests, log transmitter readings, raise and lower power and follow regulations and policies under the direction of the Chief Operator.
  • Able to read and follow program log, play programs, spots and station identification’s for multiple stations.
  • Ability to perform commercial and show production.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education, Specific Skills and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Prior experience in running an audio console at a commercial or non-commercial
         radio station necessary.
  • Experience in a similar format/formats preferred.
  • Experience with digital audio and digital editing systems.
  • Computer proficiency and ability to use Windows and Linux-based systems and programs.
  • Experience working with broadcast automation systems.
  • Able to work regular weekend and/or overnight shifts.
  • Must have legal right to work in the United States.

General Skills:

  • Ability to interact and work well with other staff.
  • Must be dependable and able to work and problem-solve independently.
  • Must be able to pay attention to details and be organized.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.


To Apply:

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Positions will remain open until filled. The Salem Media Group (WAVA/Family Talk/WRC Radio) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. No relocation offered.

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