KSTU FOX 13 a Tribune Broadcasting station has an opening for a Master Control Operator to work in our Salt Lake City Operation Center. The ideal candidate has experience with broadcast automation systems and/or strong computer skills or IT experience. Experience working in a broadcast hub facility is highly desired.

Primary Responsibilities
• Monitors the automation system for proper event execution
• Prepares syndicated programming, runs commercial breaks during newscasts and high-value network and sports programming
• Accurately checks every aspect of each log in the automation system
• Keeps all stations in compliance with FCC rules and regulations governing television broadcasters including EAS requirements, closed captioning logs and compliance with the FCC Children’s Television Act
• Verifies material airing via the program log; researches and contacts appropriate source for missing material
• Monitors transmitters and tower lights under the FCC regulations
• Other duties as assigned

• College degree in Telecommunications preferred; equivalent experience required
• Minimum of 2 years in Master Control preferred, experience in a master control HUB desired
• Must be capable of using IT-based equipment in a broadcast environment
• Computer knowledge, familiarity with server playback and recording, and automation systems preferred
• Knowledge of satellite spot delivery systems preferred
• Must be able to work independently with a high degree of accuracy and have the ability to solve problems
• Must be able to work a flexible schedule including nights, holidays, weekends & ON CALL shifts
• Must be able to work under deadlines and have the ability to multi-task

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AT: www.tribunemediacareers.com and enter job# 2018-46961 under keyword search.


Due to the volume of applications received we will not be able to verify receipt of your resume or applications. A KSTU/Fox 13 representative will contact you for a phone or in-person interview, should your application be selected.