CFRC Opens 4 Summer Work Study Positions

CFRC is pleased to offer FOUR super fun, skills-building work-study positions to eligible graduate or undergraduate students at Queen's University.  Full Details are available via the Career Services Website.  

Campus News Liaison (Job: 116469) (Work Remotely!)

The Campus News Liaison works with CFRC's Community News Coordinator to coordinate coverage of campus news on CFRC 101.9 FM's airwaves. The Campus News Liaison will be responsible for:
-monitoring news feeds for breaking campus news and interview opportunities
-recording talks, guest lectures, conference proceedings
-monitoring campus-based newsletters
-developing weekly on air campus events calendar
-providing campus news briefs to Community News Coordinator 
-Outreach with University and student groups about their upcoming events & initiatives
-seeking and acting upon interview opportunities
-undertake recording and live on location broadcasting
-editing content for podcast suite
-mentoring new volunteers
-doing outreach to students to recruit new campus news team volunteers
-writing social media copy and submitting to Station Manager related to breaking campus news and upcoming news segments/stories
-writing web-copy to publish news stories on CFRC's website

CFRC Music Collection Assistant (Job: 116468) (On Site Work)

CFRC's Music Collection Assistant, under the supervision of the Music Coordinator has the following responsibilities:
-maintaining physical vinyl and CD collection on shelves
-onboard new music into physical and digital collection
-locate local music in collection and create a new local music section
-sorting and returning items to the shelves
-cataloguing uncatalogued items
-reviewing CRTC regulations ensuring compliance
-identifying missing and/or damaged artifacts to the Music Coordinator
-continuing development of our new local music section
-previewing digital content for explicit language
-ensuring physical collection is alphabetized and artefacts are returned to proper location
-dusting, label-making
-broadcast audit assistants and log reviews as required

Marketing and Advertising Assistant (Job: 116459) (Work Remotely!)

The Marketing and Advertising Assistant works with CFRC's Station Manager to coordinate the voicing and production of commercial advertisements, station promotions and public service announcements. The successful candidate will be responsible for writing, voicing, recording, and producing these elements for broadcast.  The successful candidate will also coordinate and work with station volunteers to voice these elements to ensure a diversity of voices in our broadcasting.  Further, the Marketing and Advertising Assistant also coordinates and participates in tabling/boothing opportunities campus and community events when and if these events occur in person but also to find opportunities for CFRC's virtual participation in campus and community events including Orientation Week 2021 activities.  Finally the Marketing and Advertising Assistant is responsible for developing and executing a virtual student engagement strategy to assist CFRC with its outreach to new and returning Queen's students.

Podcast News Assistant (Job: 116457) (Work Remotely!)

Job Duties and Responsibilities for our summer Podcast News Assistant include:
-maintaining CFRC's podcast website and RSS Feeds
-working with CFRC news team to record podcast campus/community news segments
-coordinating and scheduling podcast episode deployments
-uploading content to RSS feeds and podcast website
-maintaining regular communications with and coordination of local and remote podcasters/content
-weekly reportage to Station Manager on podcasts uploaded to website
-scheduling podcaster studio time and reporting scheduling to Station Manager
-learning basic sound software usage to assist and train podcasters to produce high quality podcasts
-relay weekly lists of upcoming episodes to CFRC staff for social media deployment
-participate in training of new podcasters' usage of our equipment/software
-become fluent in relevant policies and guidelines regarding podcast content
-oversee editing and quality assurance of podcasts


Please email verification of your work study entitlement (screenshot is fine), CV and Cover Letter IN A SINGLE DOCUMENT detailing what skills you bring to the position you are applying for to Dinah Jansen, Station Manager, [email protected]  Only those candidates considered for interview will be contacted.  Applicants MUST confirm work-study eligibility in their application in order to be interviewed.   Late submissions will not be considered.