Fox Corporation - Freelance Audio Operator Washington, DC, United States

Audio Engineer

Audio Engineer is needed in Washington, DC, United States.

Client: Fox Corporation

Location: Washington, DC

Contract: Part-time

Job Description

Fox News Media is seeking a skilled Freelance Audio Operator to join our D.C. Bureau. The Freelance Audio Operator will provide technical operational support for our studio and control room team. Candidates must be experienced with running an audio console for live and recorded programming.


  • Operate audio board for live newscasts and productions
  • Maintain studio audio equipment
  • Manage audio for live and taped broadcasts, including mic sources and IFBs
  • Work with technical staff to satisfy production needs for live and pre-recorded programming
  • Perform facility checks with A2 and Stage Manager for all mic and IFB positions in the studio before daily production begins, including studio setup
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, or equivalent experience
  • 3 years of experience in a TV Studio environment preferred
  • Excellent communication skills required
  • Must be a team player who works well with others in a fast-paced dynamic studio environment
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Must be able to work in a control room for at least 2 hours without a break
  • Proficient in building and executing effects and shows on the Calrec Sigma, Artemis, and SSL System T consoles
  • Strong knowledge of audio patch bays, Hydra BSP, signal flow, Enco playout system, and the ability to troubleshoot during live productions
  • Flexibility to work non-traditional hours including weekends and holidays

Additional Information


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities, and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

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