Employment Opportunities

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, conforms to the appropriate Federal Communications Commission’s regulations established in 2003. These regulations require our EEO Public File Report is available to the public.

The mission of KUNV is to Teach, Inspire and Connect.

KUNV radio is a non-commercial, public radio station in Las Vegas, Nevada, broadcasting on 91.5 FM broadcasting from Greenspun Hall on the campus of University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). KUNV Radio is a public radio station broadcasting on the campus of UNLV. KUNV Radio has a high definition (HD) radio transmitter that allows for multi-platform network programming. Airing award-winning musical content and locally produced programs to all areas of Southern Nevada and beyond.

Non-Discrimination Policy
It is the policy of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified individuals without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender or sexual orientation in all personnel actions including recruitment, evaluation, selection, promotion, compensation, training and termination. We accept resumes and inquiries for the positions detailed on this page. Click on a job title below to view a detailed description.

Operations Manager
This position works under the general direction of the General Manager of KUNV and will help lead KUNV’s audio evolution, managing the overall tone of the broadcast station, creating a coherent and engaging experience for the audience, and shaping the future sound of public radio.

The person will ensure that KUNV programming on broadcast and live streaming platforms serve Southern Nevada communities, reflect diversity, and highlight our status as a local producing station as evidenced by audience reach and membership. The person will work with the on-air staff, volunteers and students to build workflows to enhance our on-air programming and community engagement. And the person will manage staff to provide 24/7 continuous on-air programming, coverage and on-line reliability of KUNV’s delivery platforms.


On-air Personality
Public Radio KUNV in Las Vegas, Nevada is looking for a part-time On-Air Personality for our KUNV-HD2, & KUNV-HD3 radio stations. We’re looking for talent with a winning attitude, hard working, focused, and driven to win? We want to talk with you!

PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performing live broadcasts that are entertaining and informative. Preparing and researching for broadcast.Protecting the Station’s FCC license. Monitoring the music and commercial logs for the air-shift. Ensuring that promotions and contests are executed properly. Operating the control board; production work.Personal appearances at station events and remote broadcasts.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Must be an excellent communicator with strong creative skills. Knowledge of the format and the audience is required.


Content Writer
We are looking for professional writers with great communication skills for content writing.

PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES
Creating website content for kunv.org website platforms in addition to creating press releases and publishing articles.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Applicant needs to have a good grasp of how to write content for SEO.
Applicant will need to be able to research topics and interview clients via phone for better information.


Social Media Producer
Public Radio KUNV is seeking a Social Media Producer to join our team to develop and implement initiative-level digital community strategy.

PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES:
Lead community-building through social media channels, blogs and the web.
Manage development and implementation of a digital community strategy to engage a global audience and build Public Radio KUNV’s brand through the support of Rebel Media Group (RMG).
Responsible for management of digital channels.
Partner with internal stakeholders, such as RMG teams, and campus partners, to achieve program goals.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Ability to manage reputational issues, and other high priorities on digital channels.


Graphic Designer
Come work at Public Radio KUNV, we’re now looking for a Graphic Designer to join our team. If you’re excited to be part of a winning team, Public Radio KUNV is great for you. This is the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES:
Create and design various materials for print and digital collateral.
Ensure projects are completed with high quality and on schedule.
Establish creative direction for the company as well as brand guidelines.
Prioritize and manage multiple projects within design specifications and budget restrictions.
Perform retouching and manipulation of images.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Ability to work with a wide range of media and use graphic design software.


Sports Commentator
Rotations between play-by-play announcers, color commentators, sideline reporting and engineering. Announcing teams will be created to include a play-by-play specialist and a color analyst, a sideline reporter and engineer.

Play-by-play announcers provide a description of the action, while color commentators provide expert analysis and opinion of the contest as it transpires. Sideline reporters work closer to the action and provide insight based on what they learn through their proximity to the contest. They also conduct interviews with athletes. Engineer monitors the broadcast that is aired over the KUNV signal.