Freelance Radio Master Control Operator

Your Future is here!

Fox News is committed to delivering news as it happens. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow and achieve our goals.  Joining the number one cable news network in America is a singular opportunity to be part of a highly successful, dynamic team that has transformed the way people get their information.

FOX News Radio is seeking a technically strong and motivated operator to provide technical oversight over all FOX News Radio platforms including FOX News Radio’s terrestrial operation, FOX News Talk and FOX News Headlines 24/7.

 

A snapshot of your responsibilities:

  • Monitoring outbound & return paths across all FOX News Radio platforms
  • Editing and timing out FOX News Talk programming for re-feeds
  • Troubleshooting operational, CPU and automation issues
  • Coordinating reporters for live shots within newscasts and breaking news events
  • Running the control board for live coverage, pre-tapes and overall production
  • Working closely with engineering, IT and editorial staff in a fast paced news environment
  • Assisting newsroom staffers with technical issues
  • Following show rundowns to ensure program runs smoothly

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years broadcast experience
  • 1-3 years of Radio experience required
  • Proficient in audio editing software
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of automation systems. ENCO is ideal 
  • Experience with Adobe Audition 
  • Familiarity in running an audio console
  • Interest in news cycle
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Must be willing to work weekends and overnights