Broadcast Traffic Specialist

February 13, 2015

Illinois Public Media (IPM) seeks a Broadcast Traffic Specialist (Television Traffic and Continuity Supervisor) to prepare daily and monthly logs and schedules for on-air programming in support of WILL radio and television stations. This is a fulltime Civil Service position at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. State of Illinois residency preferred.

IPM, which includes WILL-AM 580, WILL-FM 90.9, WILL-TV, and WILL Online (, is a not-for-profit public media service of the College of Media at the University of Illinois, educating, entertaining, inspiring and empowering by airing the best of public television and radio programs, producing local content for broadcast and the Web, and working with community partners to address needs and concerns.

Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree in broadcasting or radio-television, three years’ experience in radio or television operations, or a combination for a total of three years.

To view a full description of the position and requirements and to apply online please visit and submit an exam request for TV Traffic and Continuity SupervisorAn electronic application and Civil Service exam request (two separate documents), resume, college transcripts and/or staff development course listings must be uploaded to the online application by close of business February 25, 2015. Please submit a cover letter, resume and references to:


Stephanie Swearingen

HR Officer

Staff Human Resources

52 East Gregory Drive

Champaign, IL 61820



Illinois is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.  Illinois Public Media welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity.  (