Alpha Media – Watertown is seeking a full-time On-Air Talent for our stations in Watertown, South Dakota. The ideal candidate is an experienced on-air personality who is capable of wearing many hats on the programming team, is able to assist with the promotions department, and has a passion for radio. The right person understands the interaction between the talent, clients, and audience at live remotes, appearances, station events, and on-air are a vital part of the station’s ratings and success.

Alpha Media is the fastest growing company in media today. We have a passion for great radio and digital content. Our philosophy is to be smaller, faster, bolder, and work as a high functioning, best of class team at all levels. We hire and retain top talent who are unique, innovative, and vibrant. We believe in creating progressive products, world class events, and building strong relationships in our communities.

Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Alpha Media operates 250 radio stations within 50 markets across the United States covering all formats.

Come work for the fastest growing company in radio today!

Responsibilities for this position may include the following:

  • Host live and/or voice tracked radio shows.
  • Entertain, inform, and connect with the local community to maximize ratings performance.
  • Broadcast from remote locations.
  • Operate on-air console and audio controls.
  • Contribute engaging content on all social media platforms.
  • Read traffic, weather, and news reports, provide information that may be available to the public through other sources.

Requirements of this position include the following:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience with broadcast operating systems, including NextGen and Adobe Audition.
  • Experience in operation of control board and remote broadcast equipment.
  • Knowledge of all applicable FCC rules and regulations.
  • Experience in all Microsoft Office programs.
  • Ability to interact with management and staff at all levels.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and adhere to strict deadlines.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and fully insured personal vehicle.

If you feel you are a qualified candidate and want to join a fast moving, growing entity submit your cover letter, resume, and current air-check ASAP by clicking the Apply button. You may also mail the same to:

Alpha Media
ATTN: Brenda Rorvick
921 9th Avenue SE
Watertown, SD 57207