WFXG – Master Control Operator

WFXG Fox 54 in Augusta, Georgia, is currently recruiting for a full-time, hourly Master Control Operator to join our growing news operation.  This position is part of WFXG’s Master Control & News Production crew and will serve in other broadcast support capacities as necessary.  The work schedule will include nights, early mornings, weekends and holidays for 40 hours per week.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Monitoring the quality and accuracy of our on-air signals and documenting discrepancies
  • Ensuring the transmission meets government regulations and the station’s high standards
  • Video editing and ingest for programming and commercial playout
  • Troubleshooting equipment and technical malfunctions
  • Assist technical directors as needed
  • Checking mics, prompter, robotic cameras and other production equipment
  • Digital video editing for news
  • Create graphics for newscasts and post-production

Education: Minimum of a high school degree or equivalent. Completion of college level technical and editing classes a plus. Prefer experience with non-linear editing and Photoshop. 


Other requirements:

  • Good eyesight and hearing required
  • Must be able to sit or stand for long periods of time
  • Must have good technical and communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Applicants must be willing to work flexible hours, weekends and holidays
  • Be dependable and prompt

Qualified applicants, please apply directly to Denise Vickers, General Manager, at, include your resume and references. 


Augusta TV LLC, WFXG FOX 54 is a proud member of the Lockwood Broadcast Group. Pre-employment drug screen, driving record and background check required. No phone calls.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.