Freelance Radio Master Control Operator

Posted: 9/19/2018 | Expires: 10/19/2018

Location: New York City, New York
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Freelance
Salary Description: Commensurate with experience.

FOX News Radio is seeking a technically strong and motivated operator to provide technical oversight over all FOX News Radio platforms including FOX News Radio’s terrestrial operation, FOX News Talk and FOX News Headlines 24/7.



  • Monitor outbound & return paths across all FOX News Radio platforms
  • Edit and time out FOX News Talk programming for re-feeds
  • Troubleshoot operational, CPU and automation issues
  • Coordinate reporters for live shots within newscasts and breaking news events
  • Run the control board for live coverage, pre-tapes and overall production
  • Work closely with engineering, IT and editorial staff in a fast paced environment
  • Assist newsroom staffers with technical issues
  • Follow show rundowns to ensure program runs smoothly



  • Minimum of 2 years broadcast experience
  • Proficient in audio editing software
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of ENCO and Adobe Audition
  • Familiarity in running an audio console
  • Interest in news cycle
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Willingness and ability to work weekends, evenings and overnights

Fox News is committed to delivering news as it happens. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow and achieve our goals.

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