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March 29, 2016

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Media and Radio Internship

February 10, 2016

Learn the media and radio fields inside and out with a hands-on experience producing and editing audio, video, and web content for real audiences and clients.

Great Lakes Radio owns and operates 14 local radio stations and over 30 websites. We help businesses in the area create and deliver an effective marketing message.

 

    You could learn:

  • Audio Production/Radio Programming
  • Web Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Branding
  • Script Writing
  • Journalism
  • Photography
  • Media Exposure
  • On-air & Online Presence

Typical Tasks:

  • Writing scripts, sales proposals, promotional materials, documentation, and other business correspondence
  • Board operation, voice tracking, audio editing, photo editing, video editing, and other on-Air and media production tasks
  • Sports, news, and community reporting, photography, and social media management.
    Posting and editing articles and other writing projects
  • Front desk shifts
    Contest and event promotions
  • Sales support

 

 

Great Lakes Radio, Inc. 3060 U.S. 41 West in Marquette Michigan

Apply Now

Email your resume to employment@broadcasteverywhere.com along with two of the following:

  1. One writing sample of applicant’s best writing for a college class
  2. One sample (500 words) on any topic of applicant’s choice
  3. One sample of any of the following:
    1. A report from a recent City, Township, County or School Board meeting
    2. A scientific or technical report for consumption by the general public
    3. A movie review of a film released no more than 30 days from application
    4. Demonstrable proof applicant can write on a typically dull topic without repelling or boring the general public.

Network Offices
Great Lakes Radio, Inc.
3060 U.S. 41
Marquette, MI 49855
Fax: (906) 228-8128
Email: employment@broadcasteverywhere.com

 

All qualified persons have equal opportunities in positions at Great Lakes Radio, including but not limited to equal opportunity for recruitment, selection, appointment, promotion, training, discipline and treatment.
Great Lakes Radio, Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Great Lakes Radio does not award academic credit for internships, so applicant will need to work with their academic department in order to earn credit toward their degree. No credit, no internship. Letters of completion may be given to interns who SUCCESSFULLY complete all Great Lakes Radio intern training and demonstrate hands-on, appropriate level of professionalism and application of training.

Part-Time Entry Level Web Specialist and Graphic Designer

February 10, 2016

startgraphicsYou’re a Photoshop master, you’re good with Illustrator, and you’ve learned how to design, but still you can’t find a job in your field – why is that?

Entry level web specialist and graphic design jobs are few and far between, but we have a huge demand for these skills.

Immediately apply your skills in this entry level job, and continue to grow your skill set with our on the job training.

Required Skills:

  • In depth knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Design – logos, graphics, website components, promotional materials, flyers… etc.
  • General office program skills
  • Good Client and Communication skills
  • Comfort with online activities such as online sales (eBay, Craigslist, PayPal etc), social networking (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) and blogging
  • Ability to learn and apply new skills in the workplace
Position: Part-time – 15-25 hours/week
Compensation: Minimum Wage
Position Opens/Closes: Opens January 20, 2016,. It will close when the position is filled or withdrawn.

Top 10 Tasks:

  • Creating & Editing Graphics
  • Promotional Writing and Proposal Writing
  • Sales Support, including directly building campaigns with Marketing Staff
  • WordPress Posting
  • SEO, Tags, Keyword, Description Writing
  • Client Relations and Customer Support
  • Idea Generation
  • Photography and Editing
  • Video and Editing
  • Adhering to Policies of GLR and Management


Even More Opportunities:
Those with specialized skills, experience or interests may find additional opportunities to participate in on-air shifts, sports, sales and marketing.

 

 

Great Lakes Radio, Inc. 3060 U.S. 41 West in Marquette Michigan

Apply Now

Send your resume to:

Employment, C/O
Great Lakes Radio, Inc.
3060 U.S. 41
Marquette, MI 49855
Fax: (906) 228-8128
Email: employment@broadcasteverywhere.com

Include three writing samples with your application.

At least one sample should be in first person and at least one sample should be in third person. All writing samples should be 5-9 paragraphs long, written at the 6th-8th grade reading level with the public as intended audience. Inclusion of a photograph appropriate to the article would also be helpful to evaluate current skill set.

Great Lakes Radio, Inc. (WRUP 92.7, 101.9 Sunny.FM, 103 FXD, WRUP 98.3, WQXO AM 1400, GTO.fm 97.5, FOX Sports Marquette 105.1 and 99.9, the Gift 106.1) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.
All qualified persons have equal opportunities in positions at our company, including but not limited to equal opportunity for recruitment, selection, appointment, promotion, training, discipline and treatment.

 

Full-Time Marketing Executive Position Available (Marquette)

February 8, 2016

Are you ready for your next career step?

You’ve been excelling at the office, but “Mr. Right” seems to be in your way of getting to a better place…

We have a five-step sales plan for you to make good money, be challenged, unleash your creativity, and learn to present real tangible solutions with positive outcomes.

Come aboard and we will set you up to hobnob with influential business owners. These are interesting people to rub shoulders with.

If your current job makes you feel lackluster, come join our exciting Radio and New Media Sales Team. We currently have a full-time position to fill.

Great Lakes Radio recently grew to 10 radio stations with 12  commercial websites. Over the past 25 years, our owner Todd Noordyk and his family, led a dynamic team to unprecedented success.

Bottom Line: We get leads for our clients and they like that. Locally Owned and Operated, and Proud of It!

We work hard 50-60 hours  a week, sometimes from home, sometimes from the car, sometimes at the hockey game, sometimes at the movie theater… ABC – Always Be Calling – all with a flex schedule in mind to be successful and still invest time in your family.

Do you:

  • Tell the truth
  • Log your activity
  • Tell a story during a sales pitch
  • Instill a sense of confidence and convey capability
  • View yourself as curious
  • Want to influence business owners and the masses daily
Apply NOW at Great Lakes Radio, Inc., 3060 US 41, Marquette. If you are the right fit, we’ll contact you immediately to schedule an interview.

We’re looking for people with some grit – people who have a mindset that will “go for the gold” when appropriate, instead of merely just getting by.

Great Lakes Radio needs a New Media Marketing Professional with experience in radio, print, television or other media, and other sales experience in the community

Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Confidence and comfort with establishing community connections.
  • Adherence to and compliance with company policy.
  • The ability to plan accordingly, producing timely, professional results for clients.
  • Proficiency with email, fax, Microsoft Office, and industry-specific software.
  • Excellent communication skills, marketing skills, and presentation skills.
  • Good driving record and reliable car.

Great Lakes Radio, Inc. 3060 U.S. 41 West in Marquette Michigan

Apply Now

Send resumes, cover letters, salary requirements, schedule to:

Network Offices
Great Lakes Radio, Inc.
3060 U.S. 41
Marquette, MI 49855
Fax: (906) 228-8128
Email: employment@broadcasteverywhere.com

Learn More Now!

Great Lakes Radio, Inc. (WRUP 92.7, 101.9 Sunny.FM, 103 FXD, WRUP 98.3, WQXO AM 1400, GTO.fm 97.5, FOX Sports Marquette 105.1 and 99.9, the Gift 106.1) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.

Roar, Soar, and Make More! Join Our Sales Team

July 21, 2015

Are you HUNGRY? Do you want…

Success?
Pride in your work?
More Money?
The freedom only enjoyed by business owners without the risk?

If you’re not completely satisfied and challenged by your current job, consider joining our exciting New Media Sales Team in Marquette.

Great Lakes Radio grew from 6 to 12 radio stations last year. Over the past 25 years, Todd Noordyk led a dynamic sales force to unprecedented success with leads for our clients and support for our community. Locally Owned and Operated, and Proud of It!

Work hard, play hard, and enjoy a flexible schedule to invest time in your family.

Are you a trustworthy, honorable person? Are you able to convey a sense of a confident, capable self?

We’re looking for a person with true grit – someone who will “go for the gold” instead of just showing up for practice.

If you can tell a story and you’re ready to rise above the pack, to step up and play ball, face a challenge head-on and win, take charge of your career today and start making the money you deserve.

Apply NOW at Great Lakes Radio, Inc., 3060 US 41, Marquette. If you are the right fit, we’ll contact you immediately to schedule an interview.

Great Lakes Radio needs a New Media Marketing Professional with experience in radio, print, television or other media, and other sales experience in the community.

Qualifications:
-Must be at least 18 years of age.
-Confidence and comfort with establishing community connections.
-Adherence to and compliance with company policy.
-The ability to plan accordingly, producing timely, professional results for clients.
-Proficiency with email, fax, Microsoft Office, and industry-specific software.
-Excellent communication skills, marketing skills, and presentation skills.
-Good driving record and reliable car.

Great Lakes Radio, Inc. (WRUP 92.7, 101.9 Sunny.FM, 103 FXD, WRUP 98.3, WQXO AM 1400, GTO.fm 97.5, FOX Sports Marquette 105.1, the Gift 106.1) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.

Full-Time Entry Level Graphic Designer and Web Specialist

June 19, 2015

Put your degree to work at one of the most dynamic and successful media companies in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, where employees actually look forward to the next day of work…

You’re a Photoshop master, you’re good with Illustrator, you’ve studied and learned how to design, but still you can’t find a job in your field – How come?  Because entry level graphic design jobs are few and far between, and there are so many graphic designers looking to get their start too.

With the growing need of New Media by our clients we have a huge demand for graphic and web design skills.   However, we realize training is necessary to accomplish our company and clients goals so we are offering a entry level position with lots of on the job training.

Your designs could be seen over 2 million times each month on our network of sites – Plus on all of the printed materials we produce.  To put your degree to work send your resume and samples to Great Lakes Radio, Inc. at employment@broadcasteverywhere.com – An Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Position: Full-time – 30+ hours per week

Compensation: Entry Level, $8.15 per hour – (Or more depending upon experience)

Position Opens/Closes: This position opens July 1, 2015 and will remain open until the full-time position is filled or the position is withdrawn.

Required Skills:

  • In depth knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Design – logos, graphics, website components, promotional materials, flyers… etc.
  • General office program skills
  • Good Client and Communication skills
  • Candidate should be comfortable with online activities, including but not limited to online sales (eBay, Craig’s list, PayPal etc), social networking (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) and blogging.
  • We provide training for most of this job, but your key to success is the ability to learn and apply the new skills.
  • The ability to succeed — not simply a formal education — is the most desired trait for this position.

 

Typical Tasks (Note: task frequently change and vary often, and candidate’s skill set is expected to be continually improving; typically more skills means more opportunities. We train, but you must be a good learner, with a quick, intelligent mind. )

  • Creating & Editing Graphics
  • Idea Generation
  • Photography and Editing
  • Video and Editing
  • Promotional Writing and Proposal Writing
  • Phone and Interview Skills
  • Client Posts, Client Tracking, Client Analysis Reports
  • Contest Coordination & Support
  • Marketing Materials Editing/Writing
  • Administrative Assistant Duties
  • Shopping Show Promotions (on-air, online, and directly with public)
  • Assistant Promotions
  • Sales Support, including directly building campaigns with Marketing Staff
  • Database / Data Entry
  • Recording / Voicing Promotions and Ads
  • Writing Promotional Scripts
  • Maintain, Edit, Update UpBargains.com and GreatLakesShopping.com newsletter and/or other newsletters assigned
  • WordPress Posting
  • SEO, Tags, Keyword, Description Writing
  • eBay & Craigslist & PayPal Posts and Maintenance
  • Shopping Show Promotions
  • Adhering to Policies of GLR and Management
  • Complete Reports and other Worksheets Daily
  • Followup with Prospects
  • Help with Organizational Tasks
  • Assist Traffic/Business Manager with Various Clerical Duties
  • Help Sales Department with Various Contest and Promotional Duties
  • Assist with Company Events and Giveaways
  • Maintain Agendas, Calendars, Message boards, Subscriptions Lists
  • Various Posting Duties for Multiple Departments online and in memos
  • Process email, mail, and forms, type memos and letters
  • News Reporting, Press Release Processing, Press Release Writing
  • Reporting
  • Recording
  • Audio Editing
  • Copy writing, Spot Writing, Advertising Writing
  • Client Relations and Customer Support
  • Quality Control Reporting
  • Various Communication Duties
  • Various Editing Duties
  • Various Blog Posting Duties
  • Updating of Social Networking/Bookmarking Sites like Facebook, Twitter, and so on.
  • Product and Service Sales Materials Writing & Editing

Other Requirements:

A flexible mind, honesty, attention to details, great attitude, positive interaction with customers, clients and salespeople are very important qualities for the successful candidate. Being willing and able to learn new skills, apply them successfully, and work in a highly challenging, multi-tasking environment are also extremely important qualities the successful candidate will possess. A drivers license and a clean driving record.

Special Note

Those with specialized skills, experience or interests may find additional opportunities to participate in on-air shifts, sports, sales and marketing.

How To Apply:

Great Lakes Radio, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please send your resume to employment@broadcasteverywhere.com or Employment, C/O Great Lakes Radio, Inc. 3060 U.S. 41 West, Marquette, MI 49855.

Applicants should provide three (2) writing samples: one sample in the first person, one in third person.

All writing samples should be 5-9 paragraphs long, written at the 6th-8th grade reading level with the public as intended audience. Inclusion of a photograph appropriate to the article would also be helpful to evaluate current skill set.

All qualified persons have equal opportunities in positions at our company, including but not limited to equal opportunity for recruitment, selection, appointment, promotion, training, discipline and treatment.

Great Lakes Radio, Inc. (WKQS 101.9, WFXD 103.3, WRUP 98.3, WRPP 92.7, WQXO AM 1400, GTO.fm 97.5, FOX Sports Marquette 105.1 – 99.9, the Gift 106.1) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summer/Fall Media Internship

June 17, 2015

Fun, exciting, educational, practical experience defines this unpaid, competitive internship.
Successful candidates experience the full array of broadcasting, music and audio production, programming, web, graphic design, branding, script writing, journalism, photography, media exposure, and on air and online presence – developing skills typically valued by employers.
Great Lakes Radio will provide training and ample opportunities in a wide variety of disciplines focused on real world work situations in modern small radio and media market.
Great Lakes Radio is a local, family owned and operated network of radio stations and modern media outlets, affiliated with FOX, ABC, CBS, and others.
While Great Lakes Radio does not guarantee a position, many of its successful interns secured employment with our company and/or others in the industry.Successful Interns
• Learn skills from every department at Great Lakes Radio
• Demonstrate professionalism
• Work well under pressure
• Follow through meticulously on all assigned, detail-oriented tasks
• Effectively transform ideas and/or directives into quality results
• Communicate effectively via email, online communications, and social networking
• Aren’t shy and apply education, experience, and training to daily challenges
• Demonstrate skills in one or more of the following: photography, writing, audio, sound editing, visual arts, web, graphics, and journalism

Typical Tasks
• On-Air, Board, VT, and front desk shifts
• Writing scripts, proposals, promotional materials, documentation, and business correspondence
• Board operation, audio editing, photo editing, video editing, and other media tasks
• Sports reporting, photography, news reporting, community reporting, research, EEO, and fact-checking
• Posting, distributing, and editing articles and other writing projects
• Contest and event promotions
• Clerical, mail-room, data entry and administrative support
• FCC reports and station affidavits
• Sales support
• Assistant production and quality control
• Policy adherence

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Preferred majors or minors: English, Photography, Computer Art and/or Graphics, Economics, Media Production and Multimedia, Journalism, Media Technologies, Aircraft Repair, or Film Studies. However, we will consider other majors and minors from serious applicants.
• Modern computer skills and the ability to learn new skills and apply them in a real work environment.
• Career-oriented, ethical, and goal driven
• Intelligent and creative with a good work ethic.WRITING REQUIREMENTS:
(Extra Consideration if the title and article demonstrate awareness of SEO, and the writing would get found, get clicked, get read, and inspire response online)
• One sample of applicant’s best writing for a college class;
• One sample (500 words) on any topic of applicant’s choice (transformation of this writing into an audio or video demonstration would be awesome);
• Rewriting this internship proposal as a killer demonstration of an internship proposal using only the information contained herein (picture or comic book is okay, too);
• One sample of any one of the following:
◦ A report from a recent City, Township, County or School Board meeting;
◦ A scientific or technical report for consumption by the general public;
◦ A movie review of a film released no more than 30 days from application; or
◦ Demonstrable proof applicant can write on a typically dull topic without repelling or boring the general public.

Great Lakes Radio, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Resumes should go to employment@broadcasteverywhere.com or Employment, C/O Great Lakes Radio, Inc. 3060 U.S. 41 West, Marquette, MI 49855. All qualified persons have equal opportunities in positions at Great Lakes Radio, including but not limited to equal opportunity for recruitment, selection, appointment, promotion, training, discipline and treatment. Great Lakes Radio, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Great Lakes Radio does not award academic credit for internships, so applicant will need to work with their academic department in order to earn credit towards their degree. No credit, no internship. Letters of completion may be given to interns who SUCCESSFULLY complete all Great Lakes Radio intern training and demonstrate hands-on, appropriate level of professionalism and application of training.

Roar, Soar, and Make More! New Media Sales Team Opening (Marquette)

February 6, 2015

Are you HUNGRY? Do you want…

Success?
Pride in your work?
More Money?
The freedom only enjoyed by business owners without the risk?

If you’re not completely satisfied and challenged by your current job, consider joining our exciting New Media Sales Team in Marquette.

Great Lakes radio grew from 6 to 12 radio stations last year. Over the past 25 years, Todd Noordyk lead a dynamic sales force to unprecedented success with leads for our clients and support for our community. Locally Owned and Operated, and Proud of It!

Work hard, play hard, and enjoy a flexible schedule to invest time in your family.

If you’re ready to rise above the pack, to step up and play ball, face a challenge head-on and win, take charge of your career today and start making the money you deserve.

Apply NOW at Great Lakes Radio, Inc., 3060 US 41, Marquette. If you are the right fit, we’ll contact you immediately to schedule an interview.

Great Lakes Radio needs a New Media Marketing Professional with experience in radio, print, television or other media, and other sales experience in the community.

Qualifications:
-Must be at least 18 years of age.
-Confidence and comfort with establishing community connections.
-Adherence to and compliance with company policy.
-The ability to plan accordingly, producing timely, professional results for clients.
-Proficiency with email, fax, Microsoft Office, and industry-specific software.
-Excellent communication skills, marketing skills, and presentation skills.
-Good driving record and reliable car.

Great Lakes Radio, Inc. (WRUP 92.7, 101.9 Sunny.FM, 103 FXD, WRUP 98.3, WQXO AM 1400, GTO.fm 97.5, FOX Sports Marquette 105.1, the Gift 106.1) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.

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