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Master Control Supervisor

Plattsburgh, NY, USA


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About the Role

If you're a leader with savvy technical skills and the desire to work in a state-of-the-art broadcast facility settled in the beauty of the New England region, your perfect career opportunity may have just opened up. Interested? Let's go on then because this Master Control Supervisor will be at the helm of the latest broadcast technologies in a brand-new television facility and studio. We strive for excellence at NBC5 and Hearst broadcasting, and we know that achievement comes from outstanding leadership, a great company support system, and each team member's passion for success. This leadership position will drive a 24 x 7 technology-based operation and team that showcases all of NBC5's content to its Champlain Valley viewers via multiple delivery streams.


  • Maintain operations that keeps us in compliance with FCC rules and regulations.

  • Schedule Master Control Operators for 24 X 7 operations.

  • Ensure proper program and transmitter log documentation by the Master Control team.

  • Train Master Control Operators in current and future responsibilities of Master Control.

  • Review Master Control Operators' performance in conjunction with Engineering management.

  • Maintain a dialog with other departments to support their operations.

  • Communicates problems with equipment to the Engineering team in a timely manner.

  • Ensure acquisition of content from content providers.

  • Help create and update operations documentation. In-person attendance is required.


  • Related experience and/or training considered as well as a combination of education and experience.

  • Related military training and experience will be considered.

  • Prior experience in television station operations is preferred. Prior experience in Master Control operations is preferred.

  • Prior supervisory experience is a plus.

  • Microsoft Office suite experience is a plus - Outlook, Excel, Word.

  • Related military experience will be considered.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Team player mindset with strong interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to learn specialized software applications.

About the Company


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