Salem Programming & Production Team Leader

Salem Media Group- Twin Cities is looking for a hardworking and creative Programming & Production Team Leader that will be responsible for our on-air sound for AM 1280 The Patriot (WWTC-AM), AM 980 The Mission (KKMS-AM), The BIZ 1440 (KYCR-AM) and Freedom 1570 (KDIZ-AM).  This position will report directly to the Operations Manager.


  • All operation of the production studios that serve brokered client programming, recording client content per the studio handbook to meet individual client needs, providing complimentary audio and constructive feedback to assist clients.
  • Running the board during network and local shows, which includes filling out station program log and transmitter log, complying with all FCC rules and regulations, working with local talent to include appropriate complimentary audio such as sound effects, drops, music bumpers and maintaining high standards of broadcast quality.
  • Editing / uploading daily shows and daily podcasts.
  • Identifying, editing, and archiving “Best Of” segments for future use.
  • Producing daily show promos.
  • Producing and voicing client commercials.
  • Produce and voice track station liners/weather reports.
  • Creating and updating liner cards and studio read copy.
  • Working with Operations Manager to satisfy that weekend programs contain current content, downloading and loading for broadcast.
  • Training and over-seeing part-time board operators – shared with Operations Manager.
  • Rotating ‘on-call’ duties with Operations Manager.


  • Minimum 2 years of major market broadcast experience – spoken word format preferred
  • Ability to multi-task in high activity environments across different radio station formats
  • Familiarity with digital audio/video production preferably Adobe Audition/Premier Pro and Wide Orbit automation.
  • A self-starter approach to your work


  • Competitive pay structure based on experience
  • Health, dental, vision and life insurance
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Paid holidays and vacation time

EEO Statement

Come see how Salem is DIFFERENT and why we’ve been certified as a “Great Place To Work” and as a “Best and Brightest” equal opportunity employer.

To apply for this job please visit careers-salemmedia.icims.com.