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Associate Producer – Master Control Operator

KRCB North Bay Public Media, a Sonoma County-based public television and radio broadcaster, is looking for a hands-on Associate Producer/Master Control Operator with strong technical and creative skills. TV and radio broadcast operations experience preferred. This is a full-time, in-house, benefits eligible position. The individual will split his/her time by working 50% as Associate Producer and 50% as a Master Control Operator. Night/weekend work required.

Associate Producer duties include:

  • Production in the television studio and in the field, including camera, audio, lighting, and other functions
  • Production in the radio studio and in the field, including recording sessions and audio mixing
  • Production support for long- and short-form content in the appropriate formats for a range of delivery platforms
  • Video post-production, including video editing in Adobe Premiere (current version), graphics, audio mixing, color correction, and transcoding
  • Audio post-production, including audio editing in Avid ProTools or Adobe Audition

Master Control Operator duties include:

  • Updates and maintains signal control systems
  • Maintains programming logs as required by station management
  • Closed Captioning Monitoring and reporting
  • Monitoring the television transmitter within the parameters assigned to station by the FCC
  • Segments content and clips to the server
  • Monitors strength, clarity and reliability of incoming and outgoing signals and

     adjusts equipment as necessary to maintain quality broadcasts

  • Selects sources from which programming will be received, or through which

     programming will be transmitted

  • Reports equipment problems to Engineering staff
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Solid Demo Reel
  • Team player with excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • Adobe Creative Cloud proficiency required, Mac OSX a plus
  • Strong working knowledge of current digital media production, equipment, and data management processes
  • Working knowledge of DSLR videography and workflow
  • Public television and non-profit experience a plus
  • Ability to multitask and to make decisions quickly to alleviate on-air emergencies
  • Must be an efficient and positive communicator. Must possess the ability to quickly process information and relay that information correctly to additional resources
  • Strong organizational skills; able to manage priorities and workflow

Preferred Skills:

  • Motion graphics and After Effects a huge plus
  • Asset management and media archiving
  • Experience recruiting, managing, and inspiring volunteers
  • Experience in live control room and studio production environments
  • Document generation from database systems
  • Experience with automation controlled systems
  • Fluency in Spanish and knowledge of the Bay Area

 Apply via email with cover letter, resume (include your physical address, not just an email), salary requirements, and link to online demo reel to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., with the subject heading “Assoc. Prod./MC – KRCB”. Position open until filled.


Responses with attached video will be deleted without being read. No phone calls.

Non-profit. EOE. KRCB does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or employment in, its programs and activities.



Radio News Reporter/Multimedia Producer

Can you create compelling audio stories? Do you have experience adding photography and video to your stories to increase their impact?

KRCB North Bay Public Media, a Sonoma County, California-based public television and radio non-profit organization, seeks a full-time reporter/producer and web journalist to work across our emerging platforms, including our NPR and PBS stations and our evolving website. Applicant should have at least two years broadcast news experience, write exceptionally well, and be skilled in digital audio editing, ideally with ProTools experience. Photography and video skills preferred.

The successful candidate will be fluent in social media, knowledgeable about current events in the North Bay, and able to juggle multiple deadlines. Duties will include, but not be limited to: producing audio stories for radio, assisting with video stories for television, field reporting, participating in long-term news operation planning as well as posting/illustrating web reports on and social media. Experience in public media is a plus.

This is a full-time, benefits eligible position. Must be within commuting distance of Rohnert Park, CA, and have own car. Spanish speaker a big plus.

KRCB is an equal opportunity employer, eager to connect with all corners of our community. KRCB does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or employment in, its programs and activities.

Reply via email with cover letter, resume (include physical address, not just an email), writing samples, examples of recorded work and salary requirements to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , subject line:  Multimedia News – KRCB . No phone calls please. Reply by 04/06/2018.