Part Time Technical Operator

Location: US-FL-Orlando Job Number 1714206 Brand WFTV-TV


Cox Media Group – Orlando, WFTV/WRDQ has an opening for a Part Time Technical Operator.

This role will include weekend work.

Primary Functions
  • Operate Master Control equipment in both automated and live/manual situations for multiple channels. 
  • Duties include commercial ingest, segmenting shows from multiple sources, tuning in live shots from trucks in the field as well as satellite shots, breaking news support, squeezebacks, and crawls.


  • Previous television Master Control experience in a fast paced automated environment is required. 
  • Must be skilled in on-air automation and file based ingest, transfer and playback functions.
  • Must communicate clearly and work well with other departments. 
  • Candidate must be able to operate personal computers and various software programs such as Outlook, Microsoft Office, and others.  This job requires using several elements of our automation system and our video transfer systems.   
  • The ideal candidate must be able to perform the above duties quickly and efficiently. 
  • Candidate must be able to work with minimal supervision. 
  • Schedule flexibility is required subject to the operational needs of WFTV/WRDQ-TV including evenings, overnights, weekends, and holidays. 
  • Previous television ingest experience is preferred. 
  • Knowledge of television automation system is a 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,, Dawg Nation, SEC Country,, 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

Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-FL-Orlando-490 E South St

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Part-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing