Part-Time Traffic Reporter

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Ref#: 30329
Job Schedule: Part-Time
Job Location: Los Angeles, CA, US

Description:

The Los Angeles Traffic and Weather Information Network is looking for part time traffic anchors for multiple stations through the market.  Must be able to tell the daily story of LA traffic in a helpful and empathetic manner.  Must know their way around the region and be able to provide not only traffic information but also alternate routes.  The right person should be a story teller and not just an reader of incidents and must know how to work with multiple information sources and police agencies to find the most current information and deliver it quickly.

·         Voicing traffic reports on Entercom LA radio stations to air on broadcast and digital platforms

·         Gathering, writing, recording, editing and delivering traffic reports as outlined by Entercom

·         Providing live reads of traffic sponsors within designated reports by the company including logging commercials and discrepancies

·         Making station appearances as required

·         Other duties as required by management

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs and/or ladders; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk, hear or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 35 pounds and be able to set up event tents. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Valid state driver’s license and ability to operate a motor vehicle required.

NOTE:  The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by the employee, but are not a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required.  Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.


Qualifications:
Minimum 2 year traffic or news reporting for broadcast media.  Must be computer literate, have excellent writing and presentation skills.  Must be helpful in traffic gathering operation.  Knowledge of the broadcast area geography and transportation systems is essential; 4 year degree preferred. Candidate will be required to join SAG-AFTRA union. 
About Us:
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 100 million people each week through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).
EEO Statement:
Entercom is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Entercom affords equal employment opportunity to qualified individuals regardless of their race, color, religion or religious creed, sex/ gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (over 40), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Consistent with our commitment to equal employment opportunity, we provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities who need assistance in applying electronically for a position with Entercom, unless doing so would impose an undue hardship. To request a reasonable accommodation for this purpose, please call 1-610-660-5614. Please note that this phone number is to be used solely to request an accommodation with respect to the online application process. Calls for any other reason will not be returned. Reasonable accommodation requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.
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