Equal Employment Opportunity Public File Report

 

For the reporting period of February 01, 2013 through January 31, 2014

 

WFRY-FM, WCIZ-FM, WTNY(AM), WNER(AM)

 

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i.                     The following is a list of all vacancies for full-time careers filled during the reporting period:

 

Career Title

Date Open

Date Filled

Secretary 1

02/01/13

02/25/13

Secretary 2

10/10/13

10/04/13

Sales Position 1

10/31/13

11/01/13

Sales Position 2

12/26/13

1/22/14

 

 

 

 

ii.                   During the reporting period, the following recruitment sources were contacted as vacancies for full-time careers opened:

 

Source Number

Recruitment Source

Address

Contact person

Telephone Number

1

Regional Helpwanted/

1000islandshelpwanted.com

 

One Civic Center PlazaSuite 506

Poughkeepsie, NY

Shelby Marion

845-471-5200

2

Other- word of mouth and recruitment by current employees

Stephens Media Group- Watertown

Mark Gaines

315-788-0790

3

Watertown Daily Times

260 Washington Street

John Johnson

315-782-0400

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

iii.�� The following is a list of recruitment sources which provided the person hired for each position filled during the reporting period:

 

Career Title

Recruitment Source

Secretary 1

1

Secretary 2

1

Sales Position 1

3

Sales Position 2

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

iv.                 During the reporting period, there were a total of 16 people interviewed for vacancies for full-time positions. The following is a list of the total number of interviewees referred by each recruitment source shown in Section B above:

 

Recruitment Source

Total No. of Interviewees

1-Regional Helpwanted

8

2-Other�Word of Mouth Recruitment

2

3- Watertown Daily Times

6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


v.                   During the reporting period, the station employment unit engaged in the following outreach initiatives:

 

 

No.

Type of Outreach Initiative

(e.g. internship, job fair, etc.)

Brief Description of Activity

(Include date, description of event, nature of SMG�s participation in event, and title of station personnel involved)

1

Activity Designed To Disseminate Information About Broadcast Employment to Job candidates

During the course of the year Stephens Media Group- Watertown listed its job vacancies on 1000islandshelpwanted.com. In addition, Stephens Media Group- Watertown provided promotional spots for the job bank free of charge. The job bank, which is targeted to the Tri-County area served by our stations. This year, the company dedicates approximately $60,000 of air time to promote the job bank on all four stations.

 

2

GreaterWatertown-North Country Chamber of Commerce Business Job and Career Expo

On April 4, 2013, Stephens Media Group- Watertown co-sponsored this event at the Bruce Wright Memorial Center, 1291 Fachney Drive, Watertown, New York. In addition, the station donated $7000 in advertising on all four of our radio stations to promote the event to the general public. The radio station had a booth at the event staffedby the General Manager to answer questions about current and possible future openings with Stephens Media Group- Watertown.

3

Career Day at Jefferson Community Collage

On January 10, 2014 Stephens Media Group took part in a County-wide career day targeted at allJefferson County High Schools. Information about the opportunities in the broadcast industry was discussed with the senior students that took part in the event. Attendance of over 1200 students!

 

 

 

 

 

 

4

Training Program

Stephens Media Group has an established Sales Training program�Creating Champion Sellers� designed by David Stephens enabling station personnel opportunity for advancement within Stephens Media Group.�� The training program contains a DVD series and workbook for participants.