SYRACUSE — Fox 68 (WSYT) and My 43 (WNYS) have a full-time opening for a Master Control Operator at the stations’ facility on James Street. Among other duties, the MCO will be required to monitor transmitters, receive programming from various sources and handle live switching of both stations.
Here’s the full announcement as posted on the website of WSYT’s parent company, Sinclair Broadcast Group:
Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the nation, programming 112 stations located in 61 geographically diverse markets. Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc a communications powerhouse. We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!
WSYT/WNYS TV is seeking a full-time Master Control Operator for our state of the art HD master control room.
This detail oriented person monitors transmitters and maintains the logs, records, checks for quality and prepares various formats of broadcast media for air. You will also be switching the air for both stations. Other responsibilities as assigned.
Prior Master Control experience preferred. Windows Computer literacy, self-motivation and excellent attendance are essential. Experience with Satellite receivers, broadcast automation a plus. Must have great attention to detail and ability to multi-task. The ability to work well independently as well as with others. Must be able to work flexible shifts including evenings, weekends and holidays.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
To apply for the Master Control Operator position, click here.
The pair of stations also has an opening for a Sales Account Executive.
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