Part Time On Air Talent in Bloomington, Illinois, US at Cumulus Media

Date Posted: 3/5/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

CUMULUS MEDIA | Bloomington, IL is offering a great opportunity as a (Part-Time) On Air Talent providing programming and control board.  Our ideal candidate should possess an extremely good work ethic, be a self-starter, and be highly organized with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.  The position requires extreme reliability and flexibility. If you are a fast-learner familiar with audio equipment and automation, have a good demeanor around others, and have a passion for radio, read on.

Who We Are: Cumulus Bloomington

CUMULUS | Bloomington currently features 5 stations in the Bloomington area and surrounding counties.  Our stations include:  101.5 WBNQ-FM CHR- Mainstream, 1230 WJBC-AM Talk/News/Sports Radio, 104.1-FM B104 Country  93.7-FM NASH plays Country music, 98.9 WJEZ is Classic Hits.  The cluster of 5 stations reaches thousands of listeners on a daily basis.     

Key Responsibilities:

  • Running the board in a radio station control room broadcasting a variety of music and other programming
  • Playing all commercials as scheduled and maintaining a commercial log
  • Selecting bumper music, when needed, and back-timing pre-recorded programs for smooth transition back to live programming
  • Monitors and updates weather, traffic and news reports into automation equipment
  • Monitor for EAS Alerts, Ambers Alerts and breaking news
  • Monitors the technical quality and accuracy of incoming and outgoing on-air programming from master control room
  • Assists with adjusting signal and programming content to ensure transmission meets federally mandated broadcast standards

Job Requirements

  • Some college radio or small market radio experience required/preferred
  • Previous board operation experience preferred
  • Audio production skills required
  • Familiar with FCC rules and regulations and EAS guidelines
  • Proficient using computer systems such as Microsoft Office Suite, OpX, AudioVault, Wide Orbit, ENCO, Adobe Audition or other audio editing and automation programs
  • Knowledge of basic electronic wiring and sound system set-up
  • Familiar with audio mixers and remote monitoring systems for radio transmissions
  • Flexibility in scheduling required; majority of the hours are in the evenings, weekends and holidays

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Professional growth and career path
  • Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask “what if” and try innovative solutions
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage (only for FT roles)
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long-term
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays (only for FT roles)

For immediate consideration, please visit https://cumulusmedia.jobs.net/

For more information about CUMULUS MEDIA, visit our website at: https://www.cumulusmedia.com/

CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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