Freelance Technical Producer

Posted: 5/5/2017 | Expires: 6/4/2017

Location: New York City, New York (US)
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Freelance
Salary Description: Competitive Rate

Job Purpose:

Responsible for assisting the talk producers in nationally syndicated talk programs for Fox News Talk Radio. This freelance temporary position is 30 hours/week and ends in July 2017.

Role Duties:

  • Communicate with non-technical personnel to resolve equipment issues
  • Board Operator/ Audio Mixer for Fox Talk Radio Show
  • Edit sound via adobe audition and ENCO automated systems
  • Learn new broadcast technologies and increase knowledge of existing systems
  • Operate technical equipment, including ENCO automation systems, digital workstations, Comrex, Tieline, Telos ISDN Interfaces, intercom systems, recording devices, audio consoles, and adobe audition/ pro-tools.
  • Responsible for documentation, as well as provide cross training of peers on all broadcast equipment.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 3 - 5 years overall talk radio experience and excellent skills operating a board during live news broadcasts as well as talk shows
  • Able to work flexible hours including weekends in a fast-paced, exciting news environment
  • Communicate effectively; both in writing and in person.
  • Have a good understanding of system design and be able to create and follow signal flow drawings
  • Well versed in the latest radio technologies
  • Strong computer skills necessary
  • Working knowledge of Windows, Mac, Outlook, Word, Excel, Adobe Audition, ENCO, and Pro Tools

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through to be considered
  • Must be willing to work in New York, NY
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

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