YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION EEO

 

EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT

JUNE 1, 2015 – MAY 31, 2016

 

STATION EMPLOYMENT UNIT:

 

KVRD-FM, Cottonwood, AZ

KYBC (AM), Cottonwood, AZ

KKLD (FM), Cottonwood, AZ

KVNA (AM), Flagstaff, AZ

KVNA-FM, Flagstaff, AZ

KQST (FM), Sedona, AZ

 

 

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY POLICY:

Yavapai Broadcasting Corporation has a long established history of being an equal opportunity employer.  We make an effort to establish contacts with organizations within our broadcast coverage area to inform them of available positions and job openings.

 

Organizations that would like to be contacted when we have an opening are encouraged to let us know so they can be added to our contact list.  We request that the organizations provide us with the following information: Contact name, email and post office address, and phone number.  Send the information to: David J. Kessel, Yavapai Broadcasting Corp., PO Box 187, Cottonwood, AZ, 86326 or to dave@myradioplace.com.

 

EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT:

This EEO Public File Report is filed in the Public Inspection Files of Yavapai Broadcasting Corporation – operator of Radio Stations KVRD, KYBC KKLD KQST and KVNA AM-FM pursuant to Section 73.2080(c)(6) of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) rules.

 

FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS FILLED:

Yavapai Broadcasting Corp. did not have any full-time position opening during this reporting period.

 

 

Yavapai Broadcasting Corp. remains committed to expanding its recruitment sources to allow for greater input from local and viable community, minority and female sources.

 

OUTREACH INITIATIVES:

Job and Career Fairs:

 

Event:             Prescott Valley Job and Career Fair

Date:               September 2015

Description:    Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce, Yavapai College, and Goodwill of Arizona in a Job and Career Fair.

Employee Participating:        Jackie Bessler, Financial Manager

 

Event:             Yavapai College Job and Career Fair

Date:               March 2016

Description:    Goodwill of Arizona, Yavapai College and Prescott Chamber of Commerce in workshop and career fair.

Employee Participating:        Jackie Bessler, Financial Manager

 

Event:             Verde Valley Career and Job Fair

Date:               April 2016

Description:    Co-Sponsored the Verde Valley Career and Job Fair hosted by the Cottonwood Chamber of Commerce, Yavapai College and Goodwill of Arizona.

Employee Participating:        Jackie Bessler, Financial Manager

 

Event:             Coconino Community College Teen Job Fair

Date:               April 2016

Description:    Department of Economic Security, Coconino Comm. College and local Chamber, Local area High Schools in workshops and teen fair.

Employee Participating:        Jackie Bessler, Financial Manager & Brad Roberts

 

 

Internship Program:

 

Date:               Ongoing

Program:         On the job internship for students interested in broadcasting.

Description:    Provided intern positions from students from the following schools: Northern Arizona University, and Mingus Union High School. Station personnel instruct interns on career opportunities, duties, and expectations.

 

Scholarship Programs:

 

Program:         Northern Arizona University Broadcast Scholarship Program.

Date:               March 2016

Description:    Participated in screening of applicants and selection of recipients in Northern Arizona University Broadcast Scholarship Program which is directed at students desiring to pursue a career in broadcasting through the Arizona Broadcasters Association.

Employee Participating:        David Kessel, General Manager

 

 

Career Orientation:

 

Program:         Broadcast Career Open House

Date:               (On going every two months)

Description:    Hosted High School students interested in broadcasting in conjunction with Mingus Union High School.  Station personnel discussed job responsibilities and required education for employment as well as demonstrating broadcast related activities.

Employee Participating:        David J. Kessel, General Manager and staff members