Radio Technical Producer – Programming General – Corus

25 Dockside Dr, Toronto, ON M5A 1B6, Canada

Are you creative, dynamic and passionate? Do you like to think outside of the box and find new ways to achieve your goals? Corus Entertainment has an exciting opportunity for you. If you have a passion for excellence, and would like to work for Corus Entertainment, we encourage you to apply.
Division: 640 Toronto
Work Status: Full-time
Location: Toronto, ON

About the role
640 Toronto has an exciting opportunity for a Full-Time Technical Producer in our Toronto office. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the technical operation of programming, and include the production of live daily talk shows Monday to Friday.

Responsibilities:
Technical operation of 640 Toronto’s master control board
Knowledge of MediaTouch, and the ability to set up a studio and prepare log for broadcast
Collaborate with show producer and host for content
Collaborate with other producers on story development and dialogue
Collaborate with the Newsroom on breaking news execution
Edit and upload show audio, features and other programming as needed
About You
What We Need From You:
To be a friendly, positive, team player with acute attention to detail
A deep understanding of MediaTouch and Burli, as well as technical/computer skills, including Microsoft Office
Above average audio editing skills
The ability to multitask, communicate, stay calm, and trouble shoot in high pressure & evolving situations
The ability to anticipate and quickly react to an on air situation
A creative thinker who enhances on air programming with appropriate music and sound effects in a timely manner
Friendly positive attitude
Demonstrable passion for the news/talk radio format, and the desire to work in the radio broadcasting industry
Have a keen sense of heightened sensitivities in today’s world
Display respect in the workplace
Commit to and uphold the values of civilized and informed discourse
Knowledge/awareness of current, ongoing, and past events
Intermediate math skills
Major market experience a plus
**PLEASE NOTE**- This position does not allow for remote work. All shifts will be fulfilled on site at Corus Quay.

Why Corus?

Corus is a driving force in the media industry with a diverse portfolio of strong brands that entertain and inform audiences through great storytelling and compelling content, reaching millions of people around the world every day.

We have a passionate drive to connect with the world around us: to express, to share, to be part of people’s lives. Walk around our offices, our stations, our studios across the country and you’ll feel it. You’ll see it in action.

You’ll see it in the open communication and the approachability of our people. You’ll see it in our care for quality work and the interest in new, creative solutions. You’ll see it in how we work with external partners, and how we care about our communities. These are all core to the values we commit to living each and every day – Win Together, Think Beyond, Make It Happen, Learn Every Day, Show We Care. Our values describe what makes us pretty unique – and amazing – place to work.

At Corus we value and actively involve the full range of what makes people unique in order to create a strong and innovative company where amazing people thrive. A company where people have the full opportunity to show their unique value and develop their potential. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, people of colour, people with disabilities, people from all gender and sexually diverse communities and people with intersectional identities.

Corus is also committed to providing accommodations throughout the interview and employment process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’.

*No phone calls please. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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