3 hours

Media Coordinator

Indianapolis, IN
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Careers Center - Media Coordinator

Media Coordinator

3 months ago(10/30/2017 8:36 PM)
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WXIN/WTTV a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Media Coordinator to work in our Indianapolis Regional Operating Center.


The Media Coordinator performs a variety of tasks related to the preparation of material for on-air playback via an automation system; supporting a 24/7 TV broadcast company.


  • Train and maintain knowledge of Master Control Operations and automation system used
  • Acquire and verify all shows, commercials and other materials are ready for air on all stations. Research and contact appropriate sources for missing material
  • Prep duties will include syndicated programs, movies, and paid programs
  • Collaborate and work effectively with various station Traffic departments and master control HUB
  • Responsible for maintaining the CompuSat database and scheduling of recordings
  • Maintain files and storage space on video server hard drives
  • Utilize knowledge of all FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, logging closed captioning and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act to ensure stations remain compliant
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelors’ degree in telecommunications pred; equivalent experience required
  • 2 years’ experience in Master Control required
  • Experience in a master control HUB pred
  • Knowledge of automation systems pred
  • Ability to use IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
  • Previous knowledge/experience of content delivery systems, IP-based equipment, and Audio/Video monitoring gear.
  • Should be experienced with CompuSat and/or RF and satellite reception equipment, and have experience and understanding of satellite feeds.
  • Must be able to work independently and have the ability to problem-solve
  • Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task
  • Must be able to work flexible schedule including early mornings, nights, holidays and weekends

WXIN is an equal opportunity employer

Company Info

Tribune Media Company (NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment, and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting's 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching more than 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and a variety of digital applications and websites commanding 60 million monthly unique visitors online. Tribune Media also includes Chicago's WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds a variety of investments, including a 31% equity interest in TV Food Network and a 32% equity interest in CareerBuilder. For more information please visit http://www.tribunemedia.com.


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Tribune Media is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of 42 owned or operated broadcast stations, national entertainment network WGN America, Tribune Studios, Gracenote, WGN-Radio and a significant number of iconic real estate properties and strategic investments.

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