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careers in Broadcasting in Hawaii

There're plenty of opportunities in front and  behind the mic.

SPORTS DIRECTOR

WHAT THEY DO: This position is similar to the news director position. Sports directors often handle the play-by-play coverage of local sporting events. Stations that do a lot of sports sometimes hire a "color" announcer to complement the play-by-play talent.

Generally, this is not an entry-level position and requires a good deal of experience, knowledge and education.

MAINTENANCE ENGINEER

WHAT THEY DO: Engineering technicians a usually responsible for the general repair, maintenance, installation and modification of all of the electronic equipment in the station - from phone systems to satellite networks to laptops and toilets!

REQUIREMENTS: Many stations are willing to train their entry-level engineering staff to operate news vans and equipment. Nonetheless, there are trade schools across the country that provide training in electronic; in addition, the Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) has certification programs for each state.

NEWS DIRECTOR

WHAT THEY DO: The news director supervises the news department. An effective ND must understand budgeting, personnel management and the technical aspects of broadcasting. In addition to having a firm understanding of the community service role of broadcast journalism, he or she must also have solid news judgment - the ability to determine which stories are most informative and of the greatest value to the local broadcast consumer.

REQUIREMENTS: This is not an entry-level position and requires a good deal of experience, knowledge and education.

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Outside Account Executive

Available in Honolulu
iHeart radio stations in Honolulu are looking for a qualified outside account executive to identify and develop new business opportunities; keep and grow existing client relationships; offer soluti...

Sales Assistant

Available in Honolulu
KHON2, the Fox and CW affiliate in Honolulu, is looking for a motivated, detail oriented, organized person to support the stations sales managers and account managers. The Sales Assistant works wit...