The Substitute DJ’s primary role is to fill in for the regularly scheduled on-air staff when they need time off. This is an ad hoc job position and does not have a regular schedule. Open availability is a highly desirable qualification.
Responsibilities and Duties:
●Host the special features and shows.
●Inform listeners of local, national, and global current affairs.
●Engage professionally with fans both in and out of the studio.
●Monitor and control station functions.
●Know and understand the station basics to cover shifts of other DJs.
●Answer the request lines.
● Make social media posts if requires executing a show’s feature while covering a shift.
●Work to further the station’s goals and the company’s mission.
●Available for nights and weekends for remote broadcasts or special events on ad hoc basis.
●Minimum of 1 year of experience preferred.
●Knowledge of radio broadcasting.
●Knowledge of the local community, Humboldt County and surrounding areas.
●Knowledge of major social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
●Strong desire to strengthen our local community.
●Strong computer skills.
●Self-starter, comfortable working alone or within a group.
●Excellent listening, organization and time management skills.
●Ability to communicate effectively and professionally, orally and in writing.
●Able to take constructive criticism.
●Maintain professionalism in all aspects of the job, including dealing with the public.
●Ability to sit or stand for long periods of time.
●Ability to use hands for operating the studio board.
●Ability to speak English fluently.
● Able to lift 50 lbs.
Wage: $16.25-$18.00 per hour
How to Apply:
To be considered for the job send resume, cover letter, and an air-check to Hiring@lostcoastcommunications.com.
Candidates that do not have an air-check will not be considered.
Lost Coast Communications, Inc is an E.O.E.