Quality Control Overnight Operator

Posted: 3/7/2019 | Expires: 4/6/2019

Location: New York City, New York (US)
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Level: Entry Level
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to experience

We are looking for an Overnight QC Operator to join our Fox News Headlines 24/7 family. FOX News Headlines 24/7 Sirius XM Channel 115 is our national news channel broadcast LIVE 24/7/365 exclusively on SiriusXM.  As the QC Operator, you will troubleshoot audio problems and comprehend equipment and techniques in the area of radio broadcast hardware and automation systems, as well as satellite/fiber transmission and maintain our important partnership. You will 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. You have a passion for breaking news and the flexibility to work on a days' notice.

You may be assigned the following shift: Monday to Friday – 11:00PM to 7:00AM EST (Sunday in time 11:00PM into Monday morning hours)

 

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Communicate with non-technical personnel to resolve equipment issues
  • Learn new broadcast technologies and increase knowledge of existing systems
  • Troubleshoot audio/video problems and comprehend equipment and techniques in the area of radio broadcast hardware and automation systems, as well as satellite/fiber transmission and affiliate relations.
  • Program all commercials into radio automation systems for daily playback and run hourly transmits and receives for Fox News Radio Broadcasts.
  • 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.

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

 

  • 3 - 5 years overall 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

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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