Master Control Operator.

General Purpose of Position:
Master Control Operator has the general responsibility for monitoring WIBW’s on-air signals, transmitter, and FCC logs, and ingesting daily programming and commercials.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Require skill with Ross production video switcher, master control video switcher, Avid automation, VizRT graphics, Production/Master Control; including the ability to effectively perform at the following: audio operation, commercial/promo ingesting, satellite operation, and program ingesting/segmenting.
Understanding of FCC program and transmitter logs, and all FCC broadcast regulations.
• Dedication to care of equipment.
• Work closely with all other departments to meet all daily demands.
• Training of new personnel as assigned.
• Assist Production Supervisor in maintaining clean studios and production areas.
• Variable work schedule due to changing shifts, turnover, station projects, etc.
• Other Duties as Assigned

• Great communication and people skills.
• Newscast directing/Master Control experience or production assistant experience.
• Operating knowledge of PC’s and graphics computers.
• Understanding of FCC broadcast regulations.
• Pre-employment drug screening.

Physical Requirements:
• Sitting or standing for long periods of time.
• Good or corrected hearing and vision.
• Good English speaking skills, ability to speak clearly.
• Ability to carry moderately heavy equipment, cameras, tripods, monitors of up to approximately 50 pounds.
• May be working in extreme weather conditions, heat or cold.
• Potential exposure to high noise or unusual light levels.
• Ability to work on lighting fixtures on a ladder.

• Work schedule will vary due to production/operation demands, or possible permanent schedule changes.
• Work assignments will at times include morning, evenings, weekends, holidays, and out-of-town assignments.
• Regular and reasonable work attendance required. Consistent tardiness will not be tolerated.
• Other Duties as Assigned

Send resume to: WIBW-TV, Attn: Human Resources, 631 SW Commerce Pl., Topeka, KS, 66615. Gray Television, Inc. is a drug-free work place and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job descriptions are subject to change at the discretion of management Revised: 1/14/15

631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email:
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