Traffic Media Assistant
Ideastream Public Media, a Cleveland-based multiple media organization and home to Ohio’s largest PBS, NPR, and classical radio stations, seeks an energetic and responsible individual to join The Ohio Channel team in Columbus to serve as a part-time Traffic Media Assistant to support live afternoon and evening broadcasts.
Reporting to the Senior Manager of Programming, the Traffic Media Assistant will have an active role in operating on-air graphics and running production switches. This position will update program entries and stream changes, complete caption embedding and basic video edits, assist with engineering and production duties, and compile media reports. The Traffic Assistant will be scheduled to work approximately 25 hours per week. Due to the pandemic, this is currently a work-from-home position.
Qualified candidates will have a combination of experience working in a live production or television operations setting, strong verbal and written communication, problem-solving, and organizational skills and will be able to juggle a variety of concurrent tasks under tight time constraints. An Associate’s degree or its equivalent is required, though an equivalent of years of experience in related fields and education will be considered. A Bachelor’s degree is a plus. The part-time position has a starting hourly rate of $15.00.
Ideastream Public Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, underrepresented populations, and persons who are physically challenged or with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Inclusion is one of our core values, wherein we respect the broad diversity of our communities and reflect it in our programs, services, board, and staff. We offer a competitive salary and a rich benefits program including medical coverage, a 403(b) plan with an employer match, paid time off, and much more.
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