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Chabot College Kcrh 899 - News Director Resume Example

Matthew Harris
XXX XXXXX XXX, San Leandro, CA 94579
Professional Summary

Many people consider me friendly and an extrovert with specialized knowledge in promotions and customer service. I am goal-oriented individual that is dedicated to high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting aggressive business goals.

  • Communications and Media
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Time Management
  • Marketing
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and a busy workload without close supervision
  • Thrives in dynamic and fast paced dynamics
Chabot College (KCRH 89.9) Hayward, Ca News Director Jan 2015Present
  • Conduct interviews for broadcasts.
  • Direct setup of remote facilities and install or cancel programs at remote stations.
  • Act as a liaison between talent and directors, providing information that performers or guests need to prepare for appearances and communicating relevant information from guests, performers, or staff to directors.
  • Read news, read or record public service and promotional announcements, or perform other on-air duties.
  • Develop promotions for current programs and specials.
  • Develop ideas for programs and features that a station could produce.
  • Operate and maintain on-air and production audio equipment.
  • Participate in the planning and execution of fundraising activities.
Chabot College (KCRH 89.9) Hayward, CA Radio Announer Aug 2014Present
  • Operate control consoles.
  • Prepare and deliver news, sports, and/or weather reports, gathering and rewriting material so that it will convey required information and fit specific time slots.
  • Announce musical selections, station breaks, commercials, or public service information, and accept requests from listening audience.
  • Identify stations, and introduce or close shows, using memorized or read scripts, and/or ad-libs.
  • Select program content, in conjunction with producers and assistants, based on factors such as program specialties, audience tastes, or requests from the public.
  • Study background information in order to prepare for programs or interviews.
  • Interview show guests about their lives, their work, or topics of current interest.
  • Discuss various topics over the telephone with viewers or listeners.
  • Comment on music and other matters, such as weather or traffic conditions.
  • Record commercials for later broadcast.
  • Describe or demonstrate products that viewers may purchase through specific shows or in stores.
  • Provide commentary and conduct interviews during sporting events, parades, conventions, and other events.
  • Moderate panels or discussion shows on topics such as current affairs, art, or education.
Walmart San Leandro, Ca Cashier/Customer Service Oct 2012Present
  • Receive payment by cash, check, credit cards, vouchers, or automatic debits.
  • Assist customers by providing information and resolving their complaints.
  • Count money in cash drawers at the beginning of shifts to ensure that amounts are correct and that there is adequate change.
  • Answer customers' questions, and provide information on procedures or policies.
  • Process merchandise returns and exchanges.
  • Assist with duties in other areas of the store, such as monitoring fitting rooms or bagging and carrying out customers' items.
  • Supervise others and provide on-the-job training.
  • Stock shelves, and mark prices on shelves and items.
  • Bag, box, wrap, or gift-wrap merchandise, and prepare packages for shipment.
  • Offer customers carry-out service at the completion of transactions.
  • Issue trading stamps, and redeem food stamps and coupons.
  • Cash checks for customers.
Clear Channel San Francisco, CA Promotions Intern (106.1 KMEL) May 2013Oct 2013
  • Direct live broadcasts, films and recordings, or non-broadcast programming for public entertainment or education.
  • Create graphics for new promotional ideas.
  • Notify contest winners by phone or email
  • Promote and market radio station by distributing key chains and bumper stickers at events to existing and new listeners
Mcdonalds San Leandro, Ca Crew Member Jun 2010Mar 2012
  • Receive payment by cash, check, credit cards, vouchers, or automatic debits.
  • Count money in cash drawers at the beginning of shifts to ensure that amounts are correct and that there is adequate change.
  • Monitor food distribution, ensuring that meals are delivered to the correct recipients and that guidelines, such as those for special diets, are followed.
  • Clean or sterilize dishes, kitchen utensils, equipment, or facilities.
  • Examine trays to ensure that they contain required items.
  • Place food servings on plates or trays according to orders or instructions.
  • Take food orders and relay orders to kitchens or serving counters so they can be filled.
  • Stock service stations with items such as ice, napkins, or straws.
  • Remove trays and stack dishes for return to kitchen after meals are finished.
  • Prepare food items, such as sandwiches, salads, soups, or beverages.
  • Determine where patients or patrons would like to eat their meals and help them get situated.
Oakland High School Oakland, Ca High School Diploma Jun 2010
Chabot College Hayward, Ca Associate of Arts: Mass Communications
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Previous Companies:

  • Chabot College KCRH 899
  • Walmart
  • Clear Channel

Previous Job Positions:

  • News Director
  • Radio Announer
  • Cashier
  • Customer Service
  • Promotions Intern


  • Oakland High School
  • Chabot College

Level of Education:

  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Arts

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