KWVA is the only place on campus where UO students can gain production and radio operation experience.In addition to the stipend positions listed below, check out our Volunteer and DJ/Announcer opportunities.

Stipend Positions

These stipend positions are open to full-time enrolled UO students only. Please click on the job description below each position for more details. To apply, submit a resume, cover letter stating interest in the position, and the KWVA General Application Form. You may apply for more than one position, but you must submit a separate application for each position you are interested in. Applications are due by noon (Pacific time) on Monday, April 23rd, either emailed to or dropped off in the EMU Administration Office. For questions or more information email the General Manager.

Assistant General Manager

Assists General Manager with the day-to-day operation of the station.
Assistant General Manager Description

Programming Director

Oversees all on-air content and responsible for hiring and training DJs.
Programming Director Description

Music Director

Responsible organizing the music library, contact with promoters, weekly charts and tracking.
Music Director Description

Assistant Music Directors

Assists the Music Director with mail distribution, rotation to library filing, removal of old library materials and digitizing. Duties are shared among the three assistants throughout the year.

News Director

Responsible for the daily broadcast of Democracy Now!, Free Speech Radio News and live campus news productions. Responsible for coordination and oversight of talk shows. Recruits, oversees and trains reporting staff.
News Director Description

Assistant News Director

Assists News Director with the direction and production of news/talk programming, and recruitment and training of reporting staff.

Sports Director

Responsible for the boradcast of live sports, the weekly sports talk program and regular sports stories in campus news programs. Recruits, oversees and trains a sports reporting staff.
Sports Director Description

Assistant Sports Director

Assists Sports Director with the broadcast of live sports, the weekly sports talk program and recruitment and training of sports reporting staff.

Production Director

Oversees quality of all broadcasts from production standpoint and works with the other KWVA departments to produce pre-recorded materials for broadcast.
Production Director Description

Marketing Director

Oversees all outreach activities, station promotion and relationship with venues and bands.
Marketing Director Description

Outreach Associates

Ticket Giveaway Associates

Communicates with concert promoters and venues to schedule on-air ticket giveaways and promotions.
Ticket Giveaways Outreach Description

Sponsorship Outreach Associates

Works with local businesses to gain sponsorship for the station, programs and special events.
Sponsorship Outreach Description

Graphic Design/Inventory Associate

Designs all promotional materials/merchandise and keeps an updated list of materials/merchandise inventory.
Merchandise Design/Inventory Description

Membership Associate

Keeps track of membership base and ensures that the members receive benefits for their level of subscription.
Membership Associate Description

Street Team

Coordinates KWVA volunteers to DJ and table at events, hand out flyers and represent the station.
Street Team Description