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Part-Time Announcer (Evening Backup/On-Call)

Posted on: April 17, 2018

St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU, St. Louis' NPR station, is seeking a part-time backup (on-call) weekday evening announcer to prepare and deliver local content during various network and local programs and operate a broadcast console and other related equipment. If you're looking to apply your on-air hosting and broadcast related expertise in a creative, agile environment where you can have a significant impact on the future of our organization -- this is your opportunity.

The ideal candidate should have:

An appreciation of public media is a plus.


A minimum of one year experience in radio or online broadcasting is required. An Associate's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is also necessary. Successful previous public radio announcing is desirable. Candidates for this position must meet St. Louis Public Radio's standard of NPR-style announcing that is conversational and engaging.

Application Instructions:

You must apply online through the University of Missouri - St. Louis' employment site. Job ID: 26761.

Additionally, samples of on-air hosting work are required for consideration. Please send electronic files or links directly to Robert Peterson: Audition CDs are also accepted, though not preferred. Send CDs to Robert Peterson, St. Louis Public Radio, 3651 Olive Street, St. Louis, MO 63108.