Master Control Operator
Immediate Opening on January 1, 2017
WLTZ TV, the NBC Affiliate in Columbus, Georgia, has an immediate opening for a MASTER CONTROL OPERATOR (MCO).
The MCO team member:
- Operates the video server to record and playback commercials during live and prerecorded shows including network programming, syndicated programs, local programs, and newscasts
- Records, schedules, times, and plays program segments utilizing the router, video server, and other equipment
- Operates satellite equipment in order to record network updates and syndicated feeds
- Insures items meet broadcast standards before air them
- Checks traffic logs to insure that scheduled programming and commercials air at the appropriate times
- Keeps meticulous records of all items which air and technical issues which occur during each work shift
- Some MCO staffers perform duties in the Production Department including camera operation, audio board operation, graphics creation, and video editing
- Select MCO staffers are also trained to direct local live and prerecorded programs
- Perform additional duties as assigned at the discretion of management
Interested candidates should email a resume to: Gene Kirkconnell, Director of News & Local Programming, WLTZ, 6140 Buena Vista Road, Columbus, Georgia 31907, firstname.lastname@example.org.
WLTZ is a growing company which celebrates our victories and believes in treating our people the right way in a positive, hard working, and rewarding environment. WLTZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a Drug-Free Workplace.