Broadcast Maintenance Engineer

Northern California Public Media (NCPM) seeks a Broadcast Maintenance Engineer. Based in Sonoma County, CA, NCPM serves the San Francisco region. Comprised of two public television stations, KRCB and KPJK, and one public radio station, KRCB FM, NCPM offers PBS and NPR programming to the community.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years demonstrated ability in maintenance and repair of Television and Radio station studio transmitter and microwave systems, equipment installation, setup, administration and configuration of IT-based broadcast communication systems, and a working knowledge of FCC broadcast operation rules. Electronics repair and component level troubleshooting ability required. Working knowledge of computers, computer networks, and computerized systems. Must be flexible to work varied schedule. Position may require working nights, weekends, holidays, and on-call as necessary. SBE certification a plus.

This is a full-time, benefits eligible position. Apply via email with cover letter, resume (including your physical address, not just an email), and salary requirements to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., subject line: Engineer—NCPM. No phone calls. Open until filled.

Non-profit. EEO. Northern California Public Media does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or employment in, its programs and activities.

Website: www.norcalpublicmedia.org

 


 

Media Sales Manager

Northern California Public Media (NCPM) is currently seeking a Media Sales Manager. Based in Sonoma County, CA, NCPM serves the San Francisco region. Comprised of two public television stations, KRCB and KPJK, and one public radio station, KRCB FM, NCPM offers PBS and NPR programming to the community.

As a media sales professional, the successful candidate will:

  • have an appreciation for and commitment to the critical importance of public media, while representing NCPM to the highest degree as one of Northern California’s leading cultural institutions;
  • understand the community service and underlying goals of multimedia initiatives, and be able to obtain sponsorship for same to well-matched individual donors, corporations, non-profits, and governmental agencies;
  • approach potential clients through new leads, cold calls, existing relationships, promotional events, or other means;
  • track media sales through internal process to completion;
  • be capable of explaining to prospective clients the benefits and potential audience of specific media offerings;
  • detail pricing and negotiate costs when necessary;
  • be incredibly driven by calendar, financial goals, and pride of work, yet maintain a high level of professional communication and interaction with clients, potential sponsors, and NCPM staff; and
  • own a keen marketing sensibility that enables one to successfully pitch and position the value of public media.

In addition to the above stated duties and requirements, the candidate should be willing to travel around the greater Bay Area, possess excellent writing skills, and be outgoing and professional with a positive attitude. BA/BS degree or equivalent work experience required.

Apply via email with cover letter, resume (include your physical address, not just an email), and salary requirements, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject heading “Media Sales--NCPM.” Position will be open until filled. No phone calls.

This position is full-time, benefits eligible. Non-profit. EEO. NCPM does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or employment in, its programs and activities. Website: www.norcalpublicmedia.org   

 

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant

Northern California Public Media (NCPM) is seeking a receptionist /administrative assistant to join our front desk team. NCPM is based in Rohnert Park and serves the San Francisco region with two public television stations, KRCB and KPJK, and one public radio station, KRCB FM. NCPM offers PBS and NPR programming to the community.

This dependable administrative professional will have two to four years of increasingly more responsible office experience performing a variety of tasks.

Particular skills include:

  •  Attention to detail and organized     
  •  Ability to work well with diverse personalities
  •  Reliable and responsible
  •  Experienced with multi-line phone system
  •  Computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  •  Excellent customer service skills
  •  Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing
  •  Excellent command of the English language, both grammar and spelling
  •  A passion for public media is a big plus

Key responsibilities include:

  •  Efficiently run front office activities for our core team
  •  Greet and direct visitors
  •  Answer phones and route calls to staff members
  •  Answer viewer programming inquiries, both on the phone and in writing
  •  Create Public Service Announcements for KRCB FM
  •  Post community events to online calendar
  •  Order office supplies
  •  Liaise with janitorial company
  •  Prepare mailings
  •  Post and distribute mail
  •  Prepare bank deposits
  •  Other general office duties as assigned

This is a full-time benefits eligible position, beginning hourly rate of $15. Nonprofit. EEO. Send resume with cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Subject line:  Receptionist – NCPM. No phone calls. NCPM does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the admission or access to, or employment in, its programs and activities.

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