Entry Level – Part- Time Board Op – Chanute KS


Ideal Skills & Experience:

  • An interest in broadcast and/or digital media
  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking ability
  • Resourcefulness and a solution-based mindset
  • A team player with great communication skills
  • Must possess a cell phone and a valid driver’s license

Job Responsibilities:

  • Board-Op for football and basketball
  • Offer support at some My Town Media events, such as concerts and festivals

About The Position: Learn about the business of radio from the ground up. You’ll be involved in the production of radio commercials; writing, recording, and producing them. You’ll probably voice (read) one during the interview. You’ll run a control board in a radio studio during the broadcast of a LIVE High School sporting event. You will monitor other game scores for our play-by-play announcer to share on air plus we may even have you update some scores on social media. Hours vary and are based on demand, however, during the football season, Fridays from 6p – 10p are required and during basketball season we may need you 2-3 nights a week. It’s a great opportunity for the right person. Most on-air radio DJs started this way – it’s like paying your dues. This position is part-time, up to 20 hours a week.

About My Town Media: My Town Media is a broadcast and digital marketing company with 18 radio stations and offices across Kansas and western Missouri. Our stations cover a variety of genres, including rock, top 40, sports, news, talk, and our signature My Country brand. Our digital services include Google and SEO marketing, social media strategy, videography, and website design.

Position Perks: Fun station-sponsored events such as concerts and holiday parties; professional development; incredible work-life balance; semi-flexible schedule

*Preference will be given to candidates who include a cover letter – though it is not required.

*Candidate must be willing to submit to a drug test and background check.

Compensation: $10/HR- up to 20 hours/week

Schedule: Up to 20 hours a week M-F, Plan on some evenings during high school football and basketball seasons

To apply: click “apply now” and introduce yourself in an email with your resume attached!

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