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ABOUT US: Lotus Radio Corp. is a subsidiary of Lotus Communications Corp. and is a media, entertainment and digital marketing services company that owns and operates radio properties.   Lotus Communications Corp. operates over 35 radio stations in the Western United States including stations in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Sacramento, Tucson, Fresno, Bakersfield and Boise.   Our Northern Nevada cluster has been serving the market for nearly 50 years and maintains a dominant position in Active Rock, Classic Rock, Adult Alternative and Sports Talk radio.  

Do you know someone interested in a career in radio? One of the most respected radio broadcasting companies in Nevada, Lotus Radio Corp., is currently accepting applications for:

PART-TIME POSITIONS

ON-AIR TALENT / BOARD OP: 

Position Summary:

The position of Board Operator supports the Production/Programming Department, which is responsible for the daily operations and maintenance of the station’s associated computer/software equipment and systems necessary to meet Production/Programming responsibilities; including other duties s as assigned.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for operating the broadcast board for live and taped broadcasts, inclusive of editing, recording and maintaining network feeds.
  • Responsible for protecting the station’s FCC license.
  • Organize and gather feeds, edit, and distribute copies of shows; check logs and trouble shoot technical issues/problems.
  • May be responsible for setting up remote broadcast equipment.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience working in the broadcasting industry within a similar role is preferred
  • NexGen experience required
  • Demonstrate Production abilities
  • Bachelor’s degree is desired, but not required
  • Knowledge in broadcast equipment
  • Adobe Audition experience a plus
  • Ability to troubleshoot broadcast equipment.
  • This is a service oriented position requiring excellent written and oral communication skills, personable interaction with fellow employees.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member.
  • The position may require use of personal and/or company vehicles for travel to sites as necessary.
  • May be required to work other shifts as needed.
  • Ability to work under pressure and with tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge of safety practices
  • Valid Drivers’ License and excellent driving record required.  Must have a reliable means of transportation.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:

Primarily located in an office environment but will require travel to remote sites. Some repetitive motion required.  Ability to climb ladders, step ladders and other necessary equipment.  Ability to work in small spaces and lift up to 50+ pounds.

Disclaimer:

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

 

Remote Tech

Position Summary: The Remote Tech will assist the Promotions Department with client remote broadcasts and station events throughout Northern Nevada. This is a service oriented position requiring excellent oral communication skills, personable interaction with fellow employees and the public, organizational skills, and the ability to work independently and as a team member.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Drive and maintain station vehicles. Station vehicles should be clean and ready for the next remote.
  • Execute technical and physical set-up and breakdown of remote broadcasts and station events and maintain working condition of remote equipment and station vehicles. Assist station Air Talent as needed.
  • Represent the station in a positive, professional manner at client remote broadcasts and station events.
  • Apply positive, professional communication skills with customer service mentality when interacting with co-workers, listeners, clients, etc.
    Reports to the Promotions Director.
  • Assist with other duties as assigned by Programming, Promotions, Sales and General Management.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Valid Driver’s License and excellent driving record required.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, including, nights, weekends, and holidays.
  • Must be a motivated and enthusiastic self-starter who is able to work effectively in a team environment and independently.
  • Must be reliable, punctual, detail oriented, highly organized, responsive, and excellent at time management.
  • Ability to think quickly with good problem-solving skills while still maintaining safety for you and others.
  • Must have reliable means of transportation.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work under deadlines and in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be comfortable driving vans and pulling trailer.
  • Ability to assist station event planning and execution as directed from time to time which may include live remote breaks.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:

Ability to lift or move a minimum of 75+ pounds and standing for long periods may be required. Requires travel to station events, client sites. Must have a reliable means of transportation and maintain current insurance and registration.

Disclaimer: Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Lotus is an equal opportunity employer, is dedicated to providing broad outreach regarding job vacancies, and to ensuring equal opportunity in employment and nondiscrimination in all its policies and practices, including employment. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.

If you know anyone who may be qualified to fill one of these positions, please let him or her know about this opportunity.  Those interested are encouraged to apply in person during normal business hours 8:30a-5:30p at 690 East Plumb Lane, Reno, NV 89502.