Part-Time WFIU On-Air Host / Producer

  • Indiana University
  • Bloomington, Indiana
  • Sep 11, 2021
Full time Host/Hostess

Job Description



Department Information

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Job Summary

  • Serve as WFIU's local announcer and board operator during a daily NPR drive-time newsmagazine such as All Things Considered.
  • Conduct and produce arts-related interviews and features for air and web.
  • Assist with on-air fundraising during WFIU membership drives.
  • Represent the station by responding to listener feedback and appearing at events.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.



  • Bachelor's degree (preferably in Broadcast Media, Journalism, Liberal Arts, or Music).

  • 1 year of experience in on-air delivery and multi-platform audio production.
  • 2 years of experience.

  • Excellent public speaking skills.
  • Knowledge of digital audio recording and editing equipment and software, on-air studio equipment.
  • Ability to work quickly and efficiently in various audio and online technologies and capacities.
  • Superior writing skills for on-air radio and online applications.
  • Ability to interact with a wide variety of clients and guests.
  • Excellent problem-solving and time management skills.
  • Ability to learn new digital applications quickly.
  • Working knowledge of classical and jazz music history and literature and a broad knowledge of the arts.

Working Conditions / Demands

Equipment utilized: Digital audio recorders, cameras, studio boards, microphones, computers; applications related to audio and online production and radio automation.

Work Location

Bloomington, Indiana

Job Classification

Career Level: Temporary

FLSA: Nonexempt

Job Function: Temporary Hourly

Job Family: Temporary Regular

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