Bilingual Master Control Operator

Location Charlotte, North Carolina Job Number 177489 Brand WSOC Television, Inc.


Job Description
• The Master Control Operator will provide primary bilingual Master Control support for the Telemundo channel (a Spanish language channel).
• The operator will be responsible for Master Control equipment in both automated and live/manual situations.
• Includes shading cameras, tuning live shots (in planned and breaking news situations), satellites, and implementing emergency ‘squeezebacks’ and crawls.
• Will also ingest commercials and database shows in both Spanish and English from electronic and linear forms.

Job Responsibilities
• Must accurately perform the duties described above under pressure.
• Must be able to read, write and speak in both English and Spanish.
• A mature sense of judgement is required.
• Will be responsible for Tower light observations, EAS, Closed Captioning, station logs and transmitter compliance and reporting for multiple channels.
• This position requires flexible shift schedules that may involve nights and/or weekends.


• Excellent verbal and written communications skills required in both English and Spanish.
• Previous television Master Control experience in an automated environment is required.
• Must be capable in on-air automation and ingest functions.
• Must be able to operate computer and various software programs.
• SBE Operator certification and/or FCC General Class license is a strong plus.

About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company. The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations and one local cable channel, more than 60 radio stations, six daily newspapers and more than a dozen non-daily publications; and more than 100 digital sites and services, like,, Dawg Nation, SEC Country,, and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa.

CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million newspaper readers, and more than 14 million radio listeners. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at

Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-NC-Charlotte-1901 N Tryon St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing