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Resumes being accepted for Broadcast Position

July 31, 2013
The Vernon Vipers are currently in search of their next play by play broadcaster.  Resumes and demos can be mailed to the address below or can be sent by e-mail to Assistant General Manager Todd Miller at  All Resumes sent by mail should be addressed to:
Vernon Vipers Hockey Club
3445 43rd Aveune
Vernon BC
V1T 8P5
This position is a part time position with possible growth.  Please see the job description below:
Game nights:

  • Set-up and test broadcast equipment
  • Prepare any information needed for broadcast (stats, lines, history, etc.)
  • Pre-record and produce coach/player interviews for broadcast


  • Broadcast complete game plus pre/post-game shows and intermissions
    • Broadcast must be completed according to team and  league standards as well as those of 1075 Kiss FM Vernon
  • Post updates (scores/photos/etc.) to Facebook and twitter accounts


  • Write game reports from each game
    • Post stories on team website and send to media
    • Ensure team Facebook page is up to date
  • Work with team photographer to get photos from each game for blog/media release
    • If necessary, take photos
  • Write and update blog
  • Work with and direct broadcast/media team to ensure broadcast quality
  • Direct and co-ordinate colour commentator as necessary

Non-game nights:

  • Pre-record interviews for game-night segments and ongoing blog entries
    • Interviews can be done at the rink or by telephone (at the Juice if need be)
      • Player profiles
      • Alumni updates
      • Etc.
  • Keep tabs on team news (injuries, trades, etc)
    • Work with coaching staff/management to ensure information meant for the public gets out in a timely and effective fashion.
  • Maintain and upkeep broadcast equipment
  • Work with Viper Staff and Kiss FM on broadcast ads/liners
  • Be available for interviews/etc with other league broadcasters/media