Master Control Switcher in Spokane, WA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 9/14/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Summary

General Summary of Duties

This position is responsible for operating switchboards, commercial playback servers, and following daily station logs for KAYU/KCYU/KFFX/NAYU/NFFX.

Description of Primary Duties

Operates audio/video switching consoles for all stations simultaneously

Monitors equipment to ensure quality of signal being delivered

Inputs and operates computer servers for commercial playback

Operates satellite receiving equipment

Maintains logs and paperwork, as required, and prepares daily variation reports

Retrieve Commercial and Promotional spots from designated servers

Operates transmitter per Federal Communication Commission regulations

Responsible for company security and safety procedures during business hours

Performs related duties as assigned

Working Conditions

Hours may vary and individual must be willing to work overnights, weekends, and holidays

Must have phone and be willing to work additional shifts on call as needed

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent

Experience in electronic communications, broadcasting, or multi-media computing preferred


Reporting Relationship

Reports to Lead Master Control Operator, Chief Engineer, and General Manager




What we look for

Desired Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Basic skills in operating audio/visual and other electronic equipment

Extensive computer experience

Effective oral and written communication skills

Excellent organizational skills

Ability to follow standard procedures during high intensity situations, work effectively under pressure without supervision, and maintain effective working relationships with staff




EEO employer. Women and minorities encouraged to apply.


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