Operator, Master Control

Posted by Louisiana Association of Broadcasters

baton rouge, LA
Posted: 2017-11-01


The Master Control Operator is responsible for the overall on-air look of the television station through airing programming and scheduled station breaks.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Updates and maintains signal control systems.
  • Maintains programming logs as required by station management.
  • Segments content and clips to the server and then trims and modifies it.
  • Prints traffic logs and appends logs to the data management system.
  • Monitors strength, clarity and reliability of incoming and outgoing signals and adjusts equipment as necessary to maintain quality broadcasts.
  • Selects sources from which programming will be received, or through which programming will be transmitted.
  • Reports equipment problems and ensures that repairs are made, and makes emergency repairs to equipment when necessary and possible.
  • Ensures the station’s compliance with Emergency Alert System requirements
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Education: High School
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)





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