Job Description:

North Carolina Public Radio WUNC is hiring an Operations and Traffic Technical Producer based out of the Chapel Hill office.

WUNC seeks a full-time Operations and Traffic Technical Producer.  The person in this position will make important decisions and implement strategy that affects listener experience, handle distribution logistics required to put network and locally produced programs on the air.  This may include the creation and maintenance of automation scripts, writing promo copy, populating announcer breaks with scheduled underwriting announcements, forward promotes and station promotion.  This person will be required to quickly diagnose and solve an array of broadcast problems as they arise.  In addition, this person is often called in for program emergencies and hosting duties as assigned.  Finally, the person in this position will voice, edit and produce program transitions and spots for station programming automation.

Relevant post-Baccalaureate degree required, will accept a relevant Bachelor’s degree and 3 or more years of relevant experience in substitution.

  • 3-5 years radio broadcasting experience strongly preferred
  • Public Radio experience preferred
  • Demonstrated experience with voice-tracking and on-air announcing
  • Experience editing audio for broadcast
  • Experience with automation software for broadcast
  • Experience maintaining operator’s log
  • Familiarity with FCC standards regarding programming and underwriting

WUNC is one of the more well-resourced public radio stations in the country.  It is headquartered in the Triangle area (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill) of North Carolina.  The Triangle is often rated among the top areas to live in the country.  The ocean and mountains are just a few hours away.

Interested applicants must apply at: https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/281658

Candidates should be prepared to attach a current CV, cover letter, and links to their journalism.  The deadline to apply is 06/20/2024.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Organization: 
Job Location: 
Chapel Hill, NC
United States
Job Category: 
Production/Programming
Deadline: 
Thursday, June 20, 2024
Job Type: 
Full time
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Interested applicants must apply at: https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/281658

Candidates should be prepared to attach a current CV, cover letter, and links to their journalism.  The deadline to apply is 06/20/2024.