Freelance Radio Master Control Operator

Posted: 10/21/2019 | Expires: 11/20/2019

Location: New York City, New York (US)
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Part Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to 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.

You may be offered one of the following shifts: 2 Shifts/week (7:00 am-3:00 pm, 3:00-11:00 pm, or 11:00 pm-7:00 am)


  • Monitor outbound & return paths across all FOX News Radio platforms
  • Edit and time our FOX News Talk programming for re-feeds
  • Troubleshooting 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 news environment
  • Assist newsroom staffers with technical issues
  • Follow show rundowns to ensure program runs smoothly


  • At least 2 years of broadcast experience
  • Proficiency 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
  • Flexibility to work weekends

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations.

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