Master Control Operator

Master Control Operator

  • Full Time
  • April 30, 2023

Nexstar Media Group, Inc. - WBOY TV


WBOY, north central West Virginia’s top-rated Television station, is looking for an entry level Master Control Operator.  We focus on producing large market quality, while working in the family atmosphere of a small market. We work in a friendly community with a great pace of life and easy access to lots of outdoor beauty and recreation, all within quick reach of many large, metropolitan areas.

We have a robust track record of preparing employees for promotions within our organization and in our industry as a whole.  We offer excellent benefits including paid vacations, holidays and personal days, 80 hours sick leave with pay per year, health insurance plans, Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts, 401K Retirement Plan, paid parental leave, dental, vision, Teledoc, behavioral health services, prescription drug coverage, life insurance plans, paid short term disability, free gym membership, and many more benefit options.  Compensation package will be based on experience.


The Master Control Operator is responsible for the overall on-air look of the television station through airing programming and scheduled station breaks. ·         Quality control of local commercials and promos ·         Transfer local commercials and programs to the Hub and ensure they are received ·         Effectively communicate with the Hub and ensure they have everything required ·         Review logs for missing media ·         Ensure that break times during newscasts are the same on both networks ·         Monitor our on-air product


Requirements & Skills:   ·         Computer savvy with strong desire to learn. ·         Reliability, Responsibility, & Teachability are qualities we are looking for in this position. ·         Education and/or experience in digital electronics, broadcasting, or a related field is a plus, but not required. ·         Fluency in English ·         Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. ·         Proficiency with computers, telephones, copiers, scanners, fax machines and other office equipment. ·         Strong PC/MS Office experience ·         Experience with digital transmitters and other broadcast-related equipment a plus, but not required. ·         Ability to meet deadlines, prioritize assignments and handle multiple tasks simultaneously ·         Flexibility to work any shift

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