Master Control Operator

  • Available:02/27/2015
  • Department: News

Make your mark in Broadcasting. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the nation, programming 162 stations located in 79 geographically diverse markets after pending transactions. Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believes in a vision and is dedicated to making Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc a communications powerhouse. We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WJLA is seeking a Master Control Operator.


Applicant must be versatile and capable of learning specialized software applications, and have an aptitude for operating electronic equipment. Must have great attention to detail, have excellent computer skills, and be able to work in a fast paced environment. Previous experience in as a Master Control Operator preferred.

Key Qualifications:

Required Skills

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

-Broadcast Operations including setting up, controlling and monitoring television broadcast equipment to transmit television programs and commercials to the viewing audience.
-On-air switching, dubbing and transferring programs.
-Gathering satellite feeds for broadcast use.
-Preparation and operation of equipment (before, during and after live newscasts).
-Support the production of newscasts and other live or taped programming for television and multi-platform uses.
-Support the operation of the station by assisting Engineering, News, and other departments.
-Other duties as assigned.

If you have the required experience and skills, please apply online using the link below:

https://sbgtvcareers.silkroad.com/


Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Before applying for this position, you should know a few things about working on this team:

  • You will be joining a specialty media company with very powerful and positive buzz in the marketplace.
  • If you like a fast paced environment with lots of opportunities to grow your capabilities and career and would like to help establish a groundbreaking new media company, we may be the perfect place for you.

Application Procedure:

Send resume to

- or -

Send resume to Human Resources Department,
1100 Wilson Blvd. Arlington, VA 22209
NO PHONE CALLS EEO,M/F.

Equal Opportunity

It is the Station's policy to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, national, origin, sex, or other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law, in all personnel actions including recruitment, evaluation, selection, promotion, compensation, training and termination. Also it is the Station's policy to promote the realization of equal employment opportunity through a positive, continuing program of specific practices designed to ensure the full realization of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex and any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.