Job Description:

The Oklahoma Educational Television Authority announces the opening of the full-time position titled Master Control Operator located in Oklahoma City.  The most qualified candidate(s) will be contacted for an interview.

The ideal candidate will have a strong attention to detail, dependable, self-motivated, and be a team player. This position will report to the Vice President of Operations.


This position involves monitoring and operating a computer-based automation system and various broadcast equipment. Position will require working nights and weekends.


  • Ingesting media and file-based programs to meet scheduled on-air dates.
  • Verifying media for proper playout on four broadcast channels which includes quality control to ensure proper video, audio, closed captioning, plus.  
  • Replacing existing content when notified of discrepancies/program changes.
  • Monitoring DTV transmitters at the four agency locations throughout the state.
  • Escalating problems according to local procedures.
  • Document required reporting readings and maintaining logs in compliance with FAA/FCC regulations.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • At least 2 years working in a similar role with strong understanding of HDTV.
  • Education: A high school diploma or the equivalent is required. 
  • The ability to follow verbal and written direction is required.
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task, prioritize and mange time effectively.
  • Contributes to a work environment that encourages knowledge of, respect for, and engagement with those of other cultures or backgrounds.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications with strong computer skills.
  • Must be able to troubleshoot while maintaining good customer service skills.
  • Must be able to work alone for long hours and remain productive.
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs and have a valid Oklahoma driver’s license.
  • Ability to pass a background check.


Salary range: $36,000 - $38,000. A generous benefit package including health, leave, retirement plus much more is included.

HOW TO APPLY: Send cover letter, application and resume to OETA, Human Resources, P.O. Box 14190, Oklahoma City, OK  73113, (405) 848-8501. Applications can be downloaded from or in person at 7403 N Kelley Avenue, Oklahoma City.



Job Location: 
Oklahoma City, OK
United States
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Full time
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OETA, Human Resources, P.O. Box 14190, Oklahoma City, OK  73113, (405) 848-8501, or email

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(405) 841-9292