Bilingual Master Control Operator - Spanish

Location Charlotte, North Carolina Job Number 1712796 Brand WSOC Television, Inc.

Description

Job Description
• Will provide primary bilingual Master Control support for the Telemundo channel (a Spanish language channel).
• The operator will operate Master Control equipment and monitor video/audio quality with high reliability in both automated and live/manual situations.
• Operator will perform checks of Traffic-generated broadcast log and automation playlist.
• The position will also involve shading cameras, tuning live shots (in planned and breaking news situations) and satellites, and implementing emergency ‘squeezebacks’ and crawls.
• Operator will be responsible for Tower light observations, EAS, Closed Captioning, station logs and transmitter compliance and reporting for multiple channels.
• 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.
• Operator should know and understand basic broadcast operating procedures. Must be proactive, well-organized, detail-oriented and be able to meet deadlines.
• This position requires flexible shift schedules; this is a 24/7 operation – must be able to work various hours, including weekends and holidays.

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Qualifications

• 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 definite 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 broadcast television stations, radio stations, daily newspapers and non-daily publications; and digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, Mundo Hispanico, Southern Kitchen and All22. Additionally, CMG operates the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa. For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.



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