YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION EEO

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: Mike Puetz, Yavapai Broadcasting Corp., PO Box 187, Cottonwood, AZ, 86326 or to [email protected]

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.

YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION

 

EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT

JUNE 1, 2018 – MAY 31, 2019

 

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: Mike Puetz, Yavapai Broadcasting Corp., PO Box 187, Cottonwood, AZ, 86326 or to [email protected].

 

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. had four full-time positions open during this reporting period:

Two – Cottonwood Account Executives, One – morning announcer/music director and One – News Editor position opening in Cottonwood.

  1. Cottonwood Account Executive 1

 

Typical Recruitment Sources:

 

Source of                                                                                Interviewees Referred

Recruitment                                                                                                                .

                                                                                                Cottonwood Position

                                   

  1. Yavapai Broadcasting on-air ads 7                                             
  2. Myradioplace.com 1
  3. Arizona Broadcasters Assn Website 0
  4. All Access.com 2
  5. LinkedIn.com 0
  6. Other .com Job sites             0                     
  7. Employee Referral             0

 

  1. Walk In             0
  2. Other             0                     

 

Cottonwood Position filled from 10 applicants.

 

 

  1. Cottonwood Account Executive 2

 

Typical Recruitment Sources:

 

Source of                                                                                Interviewees Referred

Recruitment                                                                                                                .

                                                                                                Cottonwood Position

                                   

  1. Yavapai Broadcasting on-air ads 3                                             
  2. Myradioplace.com 1
  3. Arizona Broadcasters Assn Website 0
  4. All Access.com 0
  5. Indeed.com 23
  6. LinkedIn.com 0
  7. Other .com Job sites 0                     
  8. Employee Referral 0
  9. Walk In                                     0                     
  10. Other 0                     

 

Cottonwood Position filled from 27 applicants.

 

 

  1. KVNA-FM MORNING ANOUNCER/MUSIC DIRECTOR

 

Typical Recruitment Sources:

 

Source of                                                                                Interviewees Referred

Recruitment                                                                                                                .

                                                                                                Cottonwood Position

                                   

  1. Yavapai Broadcasting on-air ads 4                                             
  2. Myradioplace.com 17
  3. Arizona Broadcasters Assn Website 0
  4. All Access.com 51
  5. Indeed.com 0
  6. LinkedIn.com 0
  7. Other .com Job sites 0                     
  8. Employee Referral 1
  9. Walk In 0                     
  10. Other 0                     

 

KVNA-FM Position filled from 73 applicants. 

 

 

  1. News Editor Position in Cottonwood

 

Typical Recruitment Sources:

 

Source of                                                                                Interviewees Referred

Recruitment                                                                                                                .

 

  1. Yavapai Broadcasting on-air ads 1                                             
  2. Myradioplace.com 1
  3. Arizona Broadcasters Assn Website 0
  4. All Access.com 4
  5. Other .com Job sites 0                     
  6. Employee Referral 0
  7. Walk In 0                     
  8. Other 0                     

 

News Editor Position in Cottonwood not filled as of June 1, 2019.  Interviews on-going.

 

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:             Yavapai College Job and Career Fair ii Sedona

Date:               August 14, 2018

Description:    Sedona Chambe of Commerce and Yavapai College Sedona Campus in a Job and Career Fair.

Employee Participating:        Jackie Bessler, Financial Manager

Event:             Yavapai College Job and Career Fair in Prescott Valley

Date:               September 12, 2018

Description:    Yavapai College and Prescott Valley Chamber of Commerce in workshop and career fair.

Employee Participating:        Jackie Bessler, Financial Manager

Event:             Chino Valley Job and career Fair in Chino Valley

Date:               February 1, 2019

Description:    Yavapai Broadcasting and Chino ValleyChamber of Commerce in a Job and Career Fair.

Employee Participating:        Bryan Saravo, Operations Manager and KQST Program Director

Event:             Yavapai College Job and Career Fair

Date:               March 27, 2019

Description:    Yavapai College, Yavapai Broadcasting and the Prescott Chamber of Commerce in workshop and career fair.

Employee Participating:        Jackie Bessler, Financial Manager

Event:             Coconino Community College Career and Job Fair

Date:               April 17, 2019

Description:    Coconino Community College and Yavapai Broadcasting Co-Sponsored the  Career and Job Fair in Flagstaff.

Employee Participating:        Jackie Bessler, Financial Manager

Event:             Yavapai College Youth Career and Job Fair in Prescott

Date:               May 1, 2019

Description:    Department of Economic Security, Yavapai College, Prescott Chamber, Local area High Schools in workshops and teen fair.

Employee Participating:        Jackie Bessler, Financial Manager

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 2019

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:       Mike Puetz, 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:        Mike Puetz, General Manager and staff members