WEAX Color Commentator
The WEAX Color Commentator will be responsible for color commentary and analysis of Trine University athletic events on WEAX. This will be a part-time position.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Complement the WEAX Sports Coordinator by bringing professional experience and different insight and analysis to Trine University athletic broadcasts on WEAX
- Conduct interviews with Trine University players and/or coaches as part of pre/post game shows or podcasts
- Maintain up to date statistics for each broadcast
- Responsible for maintaining FCC standards regarding obscenity and indecency during all broadcasts
- Set up remote broadcast equipment in preparation for sports broadcasts
- Represent Trine University and WEAX in a professional manner
- Oversee student workers assigned to sports programming and events
- Other sports broadcast related duties as assigned by the WEAX Sports Coordinator
- Travel to and from away games is required
Education and/or Experience
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be very familiar with the rules and nuances of the sport being covered, and be able to effectively communicate them to a radio audience. Experience as a player or coach is a plus.
The salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Review of applicants begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Trine University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, genetic information, citizenship status, military status, or any other basis prohibited by law, unless such basis constitutes a bona fide occupational qualification. Trine will comply with its legal obligation to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and for religious beliefs.