Master Control Operator

Website Missouri State University

Ozarks Public Television


Station: Ozarks Public Television

Location: Springfield, MO

Title: Master Control Operator

Salary: $25,000-$27,500

Position Description:  The Master Control Operator monitors on air and cable broadcast signals, records programs from satellite feeds for later use, sets up and airs programs and program breaks per program log, ingests media from various sources for air or office use, monitors and controls transmitter output, maintains transmitter logs and discrepancy logs, and assists with traffic and on-air promotion.


Education: A high school diploma or the equivalent is required. Technical skills training is preferred.

Experience: One year experience in television operations is preferred.

Skills: The ability to follow verbal and written direction is required. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.

Other: Adequate vision to discern and read gauges and meters is required. Manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination are required to operate levers, knobs, and dials is required. On an occasional basis, must be able to insert and remove control room rack equipment weighing 50-70 pounds with the help of another employee.

To apply: Applicants must apply online at

Deadline: February 22, 2018.



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