Buck Owens Production Co., Inc. is looking for a News Director for our stations including KUZZ AM/FM in Bakersfield, CA.


Specific Duties:
* Be a self-starter, willing and able to learn our community, find the stories and flourish independently;
*Manage the employees and operation of the News Department
*Have excellent writing skills for broadcast and web;
*Have the voice and vocal technique to deliver stories effectively on-air;
*Have strong interviewing skills;

Job Requirements:

*Have a good working knowledge of audio production software (Adobe Audition preferred);
*Be computer savvy, with experience uploading stories to websites (WordPress preferred), and using social media;
*Be eager to develop long-term relationships with local officials;
*Be trustworthy, ethical, a team player, and a good neighbor.

**Experience with NexGen and NewsBoss is a plus.

We are a locally owned company committed to providing relevant, up-to-date information on our music stations with daily morning and afternoon newscasts.

Interested and qualified candidates can send sample newscasts and resume to


Buck Owens Production Co., Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages all qualified individuals from diverse background to apply