- Audio Operator/Production Assistant

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Audio Operator/Production Assistant


Nexstar Media Inc is looking for Audio Operator/Production Assistant to join the newly formed duopoly in Washington, DC (Market # 9). The operation of audio mixing board during live local news broadcasts and recorded shows.

Category Audio / Music / Sound  Live Event / On Location Services  Production Assistant 
Location Washington D.C. Metro Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Feb 02, 2023
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

  • Setting up sound and recording equipment, adjusting and testing the equipment.  
  • Creating, maintaining and adjusting proper mix of sound sources in live and/or recorded production.
  • Operates and maintains audio devices and resources such as: audio mixing consoles, microphones, sound playback equipment and sound reinforcement devices as required.  
  • Use of intercom, telephone, PC’s and other communications equipment for coordination of production needs.  
  • This position will fill in on teleprompter and floor Manager as needed. 
Requirements & Skills:
  • One year of experience in professional live broadcast studio operations (radio/TV/cable) preferred.
  • You must be detail-oriented and be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience running audio board is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of common business software applications, particularly Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Must be self-sufficient and have a press-on-regardless, attitude.
  • Must work well in a collaborative team environment.
  • Must be willing to be flexible, working early mornings, evenings, weekends, and holidays and overtime as situations demand. Bachelor’s degree in Communications or related field preferred.
This position is a full-time staff position.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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