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Basic Function

The KCBX News Director (ND) leads the planning, production and presentation—both broadcast and digital—of all local news coverage of the Central Coast. The ND supervises news staff, freelancers and volunteer contributors, and manages the station’s news internship program as established, primarily with Cal Poly’s Journalism Department, while actively mentoring interns.

The ND also serves a community engagement function to connect with and inform the KCBX audience.

This position has been filled.

Position summary:  Serves as weekday midday announcer/producer and master control operator during on-air shifts.  Produces local issues programs. Files daily news reports and features. Assists and fills in for News Director.  Works under the supervision of the Program Director and the News Director.  Receives some assignments from the Operations Manager.  This is a full-time position. The pay is commensurate with experience, with a cap of $40,000/yr. Open until filled. Instructions to apply are below.

Job Description
Weekend Announcer/Producer - KCBX

This position has been filled.

As of 7/25/16, the application period for this job is closed.

Position Summary:  Serves as weekday morning announcer/producer and master control operator during Morning Edition.  Writes and reads morning newscasts.  Assists and fills in for News Director.  Works under the supervision of the Program Director.  Receives some assignments from News Director.  This is a part-time (25 hours per week) position, Monday-Friday 4:00-9:00 a.m.  The pay is $17 per hour. Send cover letter, resumé and audio samples of recent work to jobs@kcbx.org.