Master Control Operator
Estrella Media, Inc. is a leading Spanish-language media company creating video and audio content for multiplatform distribution in the United States and around the world. Estrella Media is one of the largest U.S. producers of Spanish-language video content, producing over 6,000 hours annually of news and entertainment programming at its Estrella Studios, and it has a library of over 20,000 hours of original entertainment programming. Estrella Media informs and entertains U.S. Hispanic television audiences on the EstrellaTV national broadcast network, owned and operated stations in leading Hispanic markets, and through free live streaming channels EstrellaTV, Estrella News and Estrella Games available on all major video services and on demand through the EstrellaTV APP and website available anytime and anywhere.
Estrella Media is also one of the leading producers of Spanish-language audio programming and events through its leading stations in major markets. The company's Don Cheto Radio Network features one of the nation's most popular radio talents. Estrella Media’s highly rated radio programming is broadcast on its radio stations in the top U.S. Hispanic markets and is also streamed on digital media platforms. Estrella also produces large scale music festivals, concerts, and special events throughout the U.S. To learn more about Estrella Media and see company updates, please visit www.estrellamedia.com. Follow us on Twitter @Estrellamedia, Facebook @Estrellamediainc and LinkedIn @Estrella Media, Inc.
The Master Control Operator is responsible for airing programs and breaks in accordance with the broadcast log. Monitoring broadcast signal and transmitter readings. Exchange material with network stations via FTP and fiber transfers. Familiarity with Crispin Automation Systems and XDCAM formats is a plus. This individual must be able to act independently and make reasonable and cognitive decisions related to system failure and troubleshooting equipment malfunctions and troubleshooting these issues.
The Master Control Operator must possess exceptional communication skills. They must be self-motivated and with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. All employees are expected to bring a positive attitude to the workplace and be cheerful, cooperative, and productive.
- High school graduate.
- Must also have basic knowledge of MS office, word, and windows environment.
- Ability to multi-task and be detail oriented.
- Must be able to make quick decisions.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines.
- Interested candidates must submit their resume to email@example.com.
- Must be willing to work in Dallas, TX.
- Must be able to lift equipment up to 50+ pounds.
- Must be able to work evenings, weekends and/or Holidays.
- Must be willing to undergo a pre-employment background investigation.
- Must have legal authorization to work in the United States.
- Must be 18 years or older.
- Must be willing to work a flexible schedule, long hours, holidays, weekends, and overtime as required.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move more than 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and depth perception.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
Estrella Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer.