BROADCAST OPERATIONS MANAGER

Engineer for WOFL TV Fox35 / WRBW TV My65
Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, Florida

posted on August 06, 2018


job posting:

BROADCAST OPERATIONS MANAGER (Regular Full Time / Orlando): Manage daily broadcast operations for three full power television stations, WOFL/WRBW/WOGX. Oversee a dynamic operational crew that performs a broad range of tasks, including directing live newscasts, master control, and other technical operations assignments. Works closely with Programming, Traffic, News, and Creative Services to ensure all schedules and service requests are processed correctly and instructions are clearly communicated to appropriate personnel. Administers staff schedules and time off requests. Continually develops, updates, and implements standard operating procedures to ensure clean broadcasts across all 3 stations. Address operational errors. Highly involved in the recruiting, hiring, and training efforts for operational staff. Serves as lead operator and content administrator for key systems, such as Grass Valley iTX, Bitcentral, and Sony ELC. Assist with engineering department long range planning, annual reporting, and purchase process needs. Minimum 2 years of experience working in a role related to live news production, master control, and/or engineering at a 24/7 broadcast television station. Previous management experience a plus. College degree in communications, television, or other area of study with relevant work experience preferred. Hands on experience with master control and/or production automation systems. Proficient in the use of Microsoft operating systems and business applications, specifically Word and Excel. Strong communication, written and organization skills. The ability to multitask, meet deadlines, and make quick decisions in a fast-paced environment.


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expires on 10/05/2018