Part-time, On-call Board Operator

  • Bonneville International Corporation
  • Sacramento, CA 95815, USA
  • Dec 11, 2023
Part time Admin-Clerical

Job Description

Our company is committed to being trusted voices of light and truth reaching hundreds of millions of people worldwide.

Who We Are

At Bonneville International, our purpose is to build up, connect, inform, and celebrate communities and families in the markets we serve. As an integrated media company, we provide content, advertising, and digital marketing solutions across 23 radio stations in Denver, Phoenix, Sacramento, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, and Seattle, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL-TV 5, in Salt Lake. We are responsible for lifting and inspiring with respect and giving voice to all the communities and clients we serve.

We believe that empowering our employees to share their ideas and experiences will fuel creativity, innovation, and inspiration. A diverse and inclusive workforce is crucial to our ability to create and deliver exceptional content, products, and services that represent our communities. We’re proud of our history and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!

To learn more about Bonneville and how our local media matters, visit:

Position Overview

Sactown Sports has an immediate opening for a part-time, on-call board operator. This person will be responsible for providing necessary clerical and operations assistance to assure smooth airing of station's live, pre-recorded and/or automated programming assuring reliable, timely, error-free delivery.  

Note:  Work configurations are subject to change based on business needs and at company discretion.

  • This position is an onsite role that requires the employee to regularly work at our Sacramento site.
  • Candidates must be flexible with the ability to work evenings, overnights, and weekends, and be able to provide coverage for last minute scheduling needs.

What You Will Do:

Primary job duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Running the control board
  • Arranging and playing commercials and IDs according to program and commercial logs following all applicable laws and FCC regulations.
  • Help administer contests and answer listener phone calls, including screening listener calls for live shows
  • Operate satellite receivers
  • Conduct EAS tests

Skills and Experience We Are Looking For:

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong working knowledge of the audio equipment necessary for on-air broadcasts 
  • Knowledge of studio equipment and transmitter remote control operation
  • Experience with Adobe Audition or similar audio editing software
  • Must be a team player who can work with multiple personalities in a creative environment
  • Ability to understand and execute station format philosophy and work with a team of other professionals in creating a distinctive sound
  • High school education or equivalent
  • Must have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, and a clean driving record
  • One (1) year of experience is preferred

Physical Demands

  • Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively
  • Manual dexterity and fine motor skills to operate computer keys and general office equipment. Ability to work on a computer for prolonged periods of time
  • Sit and/or stand for extended periods of time
  • Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion

Compensation Range

$15.50 - $18.00 per hour *this range is inclusive of multiple job levels

Compensation will be determined by an evaluation of the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant along with internal and external benchmarks.

What We Offer You: Check Out Our Bonneville Benefits!

Employees at Bonneville can enjoy a broad offering of benefits, including:  

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) services
  • Access to an entire team of free financial planners
  • Continuous growth and development opportunities
  • Dynamic team culture that values teamwork, having fun, and collaboration

Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

Rate of Pay

15.50 - 18.00 / hour

Date posted

Dec 11, 2023