Student Employment Opportunities
Finding and Acquiring New Music
Be in regular contact with Music industry promoters, artists, and representatives.
Stay updated on prominent online music news and releases.
Collaborate with The Local Shakedown host and keep Radio 1190 relevant with local music
Secure In-Studio performances, interviews, and merchandise from promoters
Writing for Daily Camera and CDOTM
Update rotation weekly to keep it fresh and relevant
Every month choose a CD of the Month that represents the core of Radio 1190
Be aware of music being played on Radio 1190 and make sure it is appropriate.
CdotM each month
Updates with promoters
Manage DJ attendance and provide DJs to fill in for absences
Remove habitually absent or insubordinate DJs from air, provide opportunities to begin DJing on a case by case basis.
Screen DJ requests for interviews
Train and monitor all new DJs and provide feedback on content during initial training process.
Advise current DJs on potential improvements and changes to their on air activities.
Provide monthly standardised reviews to all DJs providing praise, comments and concerns related but not limited to on air activities, attendance and music choice.
Manage and update weekly schedule on radio 1190’s website
Schedule represents a variety of programs and updates are provided to airboard.
DJ reviews are being submitted to DJs and are made available to the Airboard.
Update of current/special programming
Maintenance and upgrading of Radio 1190 equipment
Repair or organize professional repair of necessary equipment.
Manage along with General Manager all capital improvements to station equipment.
Setup, Mic, and engineer for live in-studio bands.
Assist with WideOrbit maintenance when needed
Help program director with DJ training
Server work for Radio 1190
This includes the live stream, manager emails, DJpro and WideOrbit data-base, and audio archive
Provide updates on projects and equipment issues to Airboard and the General Manager.
Actively create and produce audio content for Radio 1190 (sweepers, spots, CDotM, legal requirements, promotions, underwriting...). Make sure all content is kept up to date and relevant.
Pull, edit, and post archive audio from notable events that occurred on Radio 1190 (interviews, live performances, legal requirements...)
Perform FCC edits on tracks meant for radio play
Maintain and clean production room
Help update library inventory
Set up, Mic, and engineer for live in-studio bands.
Film and edit in-studio bands with volunteer coordination