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Hearst Television, Baltimore, MD, United States

The story is yours!

Duration: Part-Time


Job Description:

98 Rock (WIYY-FM) is a mainstream rock station (45 years in the format) and the flagship radio station of both the Baltimore Ravens and Baltimore Orioles. We believe in personality-driven radio, and this is a rare opportunity to join the most talented on-air lineup in Baltimore!

Job Responsibilities:                                                

  •    Host on-air show
  •    Show prep
  •    Operate on-air studio console and audio server.
  •    Attend staff meetings and one-on-one air-check meetings
  •    Monitor Orioles / Ravens programming when it occurs during your shift
  •    May be called on occasionally for commercial production

Experience Requirements:

  • Applicants MUST include audio samples (links or attachments) of work in order to be considered.
  • At least two years on-air radio experience is strongly preferred. 
  • Will also consider experience applicants with other hosting experience (such as a podcast).
  • Experience operating a studio board and audio server is a preferred. (Familiarity with Wide Orbit is a plus.)

Qualifications Requirements:                                         

  • Must be available to work weekends and holidays. You may also have some weekday fill-in opportunities.
  • Ability to communicate with a concise and entertaining delivery.
  • The ideal candidate is social media savvy and plugged into rock music, sports, and pop culture in general,

Education:                                      

  • Minimum of high school or equivalent degree.   

 

Additional Requirements 

As part of its continued efforts to maintain a safe workplace for employees, Hearst Television requires that all employees who receive a written offer of employment on or after August 25, 2021 be fully vaccinated (as defined by the CDC) against the coronavirus by the first day of employment as a condition of employment, to the extent permitted by applicable law.  HTV will consider requests for reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable legal requirements. 

About Hearst Television

Every career with Hearst Television is like a story. How it develops, where it takes you, the milestones you reach along the way – you’ve got a lot to look forward to as your unique career story unfolds.

Hearst Television, a subsidiary of Hearst, owns and operates local television and radio stations serving 26 media markets across 39 states reaching over 21 million U.S. television households. Through its partnership with nearly all of the major networks, Hearst Television distributes national content over nearly 70 video channels including programming from ABC, NBC, CBS, CW, MY Net, MeTV, This TV, Estrella and more.

Hearst Television is recognized as one of the industry's premier companies. It has been honored with numerous awards for distinguished journalism and industry innovation, including the Walter Cronkite Award for political journalism, the national Edward R. Murrow Award, the DuPont-Columbia Award and the George Foster Peabody Award.

Want to learn more about Hearst Television? Visit Hearst Television's website.