Board Operator, Sports Play-by-Play
Employer: Pandora Job Posted: 2/11/2020
Location: New York, NY Job Status: Full Time

Job Description:

Responsible for all aspects of all sports play-by-play game broadcasts including quality control, auditioning and loading audio elements prior to broadcast, making sure commercials and promos are played and logged for all broadcasts, following game format, logging highlights, recording the broadcast on CD as well as communicating with Sports Newsroom and Engineers.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Checks audio equipment for proper functioning prior to going on air, reporting technical problems and equipment malfunctions to engineers
• Confirms audio feed provided is correct game broadcast scheduled
• Auditions all audio elements prior to broadcast
• Maintains knowledge of players and storylines involved in game being broadcast
• Logs highlights during broadcast for editing in sports newsroom
• Communicates with the studios in case of a 'Live Throw'
• Communicates breaking sports news to Sports Newsroom
• Runs audio workstation for various live sports game broadcasts
• Ensures that on-air product is up to broadcast standards; communicates issues to Engineers
• Making sure all scheduled commercials and promos are played and logged
• Maintains a clean work environment

Supervisory Responsibilities:

• None

Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree preferred.
• At least 1 year experience producing and running an audio board.

Requirements and General Skills:

• Strong knowledge of Sports
• Ability to work as part of a team
• Must have legal right to work in the U.S.
• Must be available to work weekends

Technical Skills:

• Previous use of Prophet preferred
• Knowledge of basic computer skills

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