Operations Manager

Job Title:  Operations Manager                 Department:  News

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in">Insure quality standards are established and maintained in news production and master control that keep KLTV on the leading edge in our market
  • class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in">Establish a coordinated effort with all departments affected by the work of the department including engineering, sales, traffic, creative services and promotion.
  • class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in">Serve as a service arm to the editorial staff of the newsroom to ensure production needs are fulfilled promptly and with the highest standards possible.
  • class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in">Establish an environment in the department with a service orientation while at the same time not allowing the department or its staff to be mistreated.
  • class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in">Maintain work processes that allow the smooth integration of new technology into the operation.
  • class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in">Be a leader in solving problems and taking advantage of opportunities with other departments.
  • class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in">Maintain a constant recruiting program that will allow you to have the most qualified people available for hire on short notice.
  • class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in">Maintain the KLTV standards of hiring, indoctrination, review and/or termination.
  • class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in">Oversee the administration of kltv.com operations.
  • class="MsoNormal" style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: list .5in">Maintain department expenses within budget

 

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

 

Need a strong leader that is a proven self-starter with attention to detail, ability to learn quickly, and an overall understanding of live television.  Must have a thorough understanding of television operations and production and its related equipment. College degree in Radio/Television preferred. Two to three years experience is required as a Director/Technical Director, and in a management or leadership capacity.  Be familiar with equipment.

 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

Must be able to work flexible schedule.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Have excellent hearing and vision (correctable).

 

DATE POSITION AVAILABLE:

 Immediately

 

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS SHOULD SEND RESUME   TO:

 

Brad Streit, General Manager or Kenny Boles, News Director

KLTV

P. O. Box 957

Tyler, TX 75710

Nkindle@kltv.com

(No phone calls, please)

 

It is the policy of KLTV-TV that equal employment shall be afforded to all qualified persons, and no person shall be discriminated against because of sex, race, color, religion, age, disability or national origin.