Employment

Three Rivers Media is accepting resumes for possible future On Air positions. The ideal candidate is someone with a great attitude, an exceptional work ethic, and is able to naturally resonate with the audience – on-air, online and on site.

Three Rivers Media Corp. is a small market operation with a passion for community. Our oldest station has been on air for over 67 years and we are a team oriented workplace working towards bringing hometown radio into the 21st century. Building an excellent relationship with our listening area is key.

If you have a passion for local radio and a passion for serving our great community, we would like to talk to you about joining our team!

Job Summary :

Creates, produces and announces topics on the radio, including music, entertainment, politics, news, weather, sports, traffic and other topics of interest. Oversees the day-to-day technical operations of a federally-licensed, community-operated radio station and its various sub-units. Oversees, coordinates, and administers a range of operational and administrative activities in direct support of the delivery of 24-hour radio programming by the station. Participates in the development and administration of strategic and operating plans, and evaluates programs for compliance with the overall mission of the station.

Responsibilities

Delivers newscasts; announces radio playlist of musical selections; gives weather and traffic conditions; delivers sports scores, statistics, and upcoming game information.
Comments on music and other matters of interest to the audience (e.g. time, weather, traffic conditions) and interviews advertisers, music acts, and other subjects of interest.
Writes, reviews and/or edits news copy, introductions, public service announcements, commercials, pre-recorded reports, contests, etc.
Participates in promotional events.
Maintain and grow ratings in morning drive.
Inform, entertain, and engage listeners in the New River Valley and surrounding area.
Assist in the branding of the station via music, imaging, social media, and special events.
Gather new stories, audio, and write content for the show.
Pitch segments/ideas.
Help evaluate the content of music, monitor listener feedback, and recommend appropriate repositioning.
Broadcast live from remote locations.
Be a positive member of our tight-knit team.
Directly sell advertising space to advertisers.
On call for all FCC and security matters such as tower lights, malfunctions, etc.
Oversees and coordinates the continuous, multifaceted daily operations of the radio station, ensuring compliance with broadcast standards, university policies, and relevant federal and state laws and regulations.
Maintains accurate schedules, records, discrepancy reports, and follow-through communications, and ensures
Covers local sports broadcasting for the listening area
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned
Qualifications

Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations.
Computer literacy in applicable programs (Automation Software, Adobe Audition, etc.)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to relate to the audience and have a strong listener interaction on air and online.
Excellent public speaking skills and ability to interact with listeners and clients in a public setting.
Excellent problem-solving and prioritizing skills.
Ability to interact with management and staff at all levels.
Ability to multi-task and handle pressures and deadlines.
Skilled in operation of control board, remote broadcasting, and other related production equipment.
Must be creative and innovative with a strong work ethic.
Must have a valid driver’s license and fully insured vehicle.
If you feel you are a qualified candidate and would like to join a fast paced company that is built on support, respect, creativity, energy and hustle; submit your cover letter, resume, references, recommendation letters, and current air-check through Indeed as well as to office@ threeriversmedia.net
EEO Employer.

Three Rivers Media is an EEO Employer.