EEO 2018

EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT

 

This report covers full-time vacancy recruitment data for the period December 1, 2017 to November

30, 2018.

 

1)                  Employment Unit:  Bristol County Broadcasting, Inc./SNE Broadcasting, LTD

2)                  Unit Member: WSAR (AM) Fall River, Massachusetts/WHTB (AM), Fall River,

Massachusetts

3)                  EEO Contact Information for Unit Member:

 

               Mailing Address:                                                                              Telephone Number:

               1 Home Street                                                                                 508-678-9727

               Somerset, MA 02725                                                                                     

                                                                                                                    Contact Person/Title:

                                                                                                            Mary F. Murphy/Office Manager

                                                                                                                         

                                                                                                                    E-mail Address:

                                                                                                                    mary@wsar.com

 

4) List all Full-Time Job vacancies filled by the Employment Unit.

 

   Job Title                   Recruitment Source Referring Hiree

 

1.         Sales Person                            MassBroadcasters.com, WSAR.com    

                                                        

2.         Programming, Board

            Operator                                  WSAR.com

 

3.         Sales Person                            MassBroadcasters.com, WSAR.com 

 

                                                         

                       Station WSAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

5) Job Title: Sales Person (1)                  Referral Source(s) of Hiree:   

 

                                                                  MassBroadcasters.com, WSAR.com

 

(i) Name of Organization       Contact          Address             Telephone        #of         Did Recruitment

Notified of Job Vacancy:        Person                                      Number       Interviews         Source

                                                                                                 Referred                               Request

                                                                                                                  Notification

                                                                                                                       (Yes/No)

______________________________________________________________________________________

 

Fall River Career Center      Diane Nadeau              446 No. Main Street  508-730-5000                    Y

                                                                                Fall River, MA 02720

 

U-Mass/Dartmouth            cdcinfo@umassd.edu 285 Old Westport Rd. 508-999-8000                    Y                                                                                                    No. Dartmouth, MA  02747

 

Bristol Community College    Jeff Craig                  777 Elsbree Street    508-678-2811                     Y                                                                                                      Fall River, MA  02720

 

SER-Jobs for Progress         Frank Cabral               164 Bedford Street  508-676-1916                      Y

                                                                          Fall River, MA  02720

 

New Bedford Career Cntr    Brenda Francis             618 Acushnet Avenue 508-990-4000                   Y

                                                                          New Bedford, MA  02740

 

Bridgewater State University careersrv@brudgew.edu 131 Summer Street                                   Y

                                                                            Bridgewater, MA  02325

 

Rhode Island College         Linda Kent Davis           401-456-8031                                                  Y

                                       careerdevelopment@ric.edu      

 

MassBroadcasters.com                                                                                                                N

 

WSAR.com                                                                                                         2                      N

 

 

 

5) Job Title: Board Operator (2)                       Referral Source(s) of Hiree: WSAR.com

 

(i) Name of Organization       Contact          Address             Telephone        #of         Did Recruitment

Notified of Job Vacancy:        Person                                      Number       Interviews         Source

                                                                                                 Referred                               Request

                                                                                                                  Notification

                                                                                                                       (Yes/No)

______________________________________________________________________________________

 

Fall River Career Center      Diane Nadeau              446 No. Main Street  508-730-5000                     Y

                                                                                Fall River, MA 02720

 

U-Mass/Dartmouth            cdcinfo@umassd.edu 285 Old Westport Rd. 508-999-8000                    Y                                                                                                    No. Dartmouth, MA  02747

 

Bristol Community College    Jeff Craig                  777 Elsbree Street    508-678-2811                     Y                                                                                                      Fall River, MA  02720

 

SER-Jobs for Progress         Frank Cabral               164 Bedford Street  508-676-1916                      Y

                                                                          Fall River, MA  02720

 

New Bedford Career Cntr    Brenda Francis             618 Acushnet Avenue 508-990-4000                   Y

                                                                          New Bedford, MA  02740

 

Bridgewater State University careersrv@brudgew.edu 131 Summer Street                                   Y

                                                                            Bridgewater, MA  02325

 

Rhode Island College         Linda Kent Davis           401-456-8031                                                  Y

                                       careerdevelopment@ric.edu      

 

WSAR.com                                                                                                         3                      N

 

 

 

5) Job Title: Sales Person (3)                  Referral Source(s) of Hiree:   

 

                                                                  MassBroadcasters.com, WSAR.com

 

(i) Name of Organization       Contact          Address               Telephone        #of          Did Recruitment

Notified of Job Vacancy:        Person                                        Number       Interviews           Source

                                                                                                   Referred                                  Request

                                                                                                                      Notification

                                                                                                                           (Yes/No)

______________________________________________________________________________________

 

Fall River Career Center      Diane Nadeau              446 No. Main Street  508-730-5000                      Y

                                                                                Fall River, MA 02720

 

U-Mass/Dartmouth            cdcinfo@umassd.edu 285 Old Westport Rd. 508-999-8000                     Y                                                                                                    No. Dartmouth, MA  02747

 

Bristol Community College    Jeff Craig                  777 Elsbree Street    508-678-2811                      Y                                                                                                    Fall River, MA  02720

 

SER-Jobs for Progress         Frank Cabral               164 Bedford Street  508-676-1916                       Y

                                                                          Fall River, MA  02720

 

New Bedford Career Cntr    Brenda Francis             618 Acushnet Avenue 508-990-4000                   Y

                                                                          New Bedford, MA  02740

 

Bridgewater State University careersrv@brudgew.edu 131 Summer Street                                   Y

                                                                            Bridgewater, MA  02325

 

Rhode Island College         Linda Kent Davis           401-456-8031                                                  Y

                                       careerdevelopment@ric.edu      

 

MassBroadcasters.com                                                                                                                N

 

WSAR.com                                                                                                         2                      N

 

 

Total # of Interviewees Referred:  For the period from December 01, 2017 to November 30, 2018,

this Employment Unit interviewed 7 interviewees for full-time job vacancies.

 

6) Supplemental Recruitment Initiatives.

 

 

(a) Initiative 2018:  Bristol Elder Services.

 

Talk show host Ray Mitchell was on hand from 9:00 to 11:00am for the purpose of an on-air remote to

promote the services provided by this area’s Bristol Elder Services.  The event was held on Tuesday,

May 1, 2018.  A number of employees were interviewed to describe the services.  The remote was

sponsored by Bristol Elder Services and was held at Bristol Community College in Fall River, Massachusetts.

 

(b) Initiative 2018:  BMC Durfee High School Career Fair

 

General Manager, Susan Nedar was on hand at the annual BMC Durfee High School Career Fair. 

The event was held at the high school on Elsbree Street in Fall River on Thursday, April 5, 2018.  WSAR also had applications on hand.

 

(c) Initiative 2018:  Fall River Career Center Career Fair

 

Operations Manager, Hector Gauthier was on hand from 10:00am to Noon on Thursday May 3, 2018

for the purpose of an on-air remote to promote a job fair sponsored by the Fall River Career Center

in conjunction with Mayor Jasiel Correia.  The event was held at the Fall River Government Center. 

WSAR also had applications on hand.

 

(d) Initiative 2018:  Bristol County D.A. Thomas Quinn’s Senior Awareness Conference

 

Operations Manager. Hector Gauthier was on hand from 10:00am to Noon on Wednesday, June 13, 2018

for the purpose of an on-air remote to promote Senior awareness. The event was sponsored by

Bristol County D.A. Thomas Quinn in conjunction with Bristol County area Senior Associations.

 

(e) Initiative 2018:  American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life.

 

Operations Manager, Hector Gauthier along with talk show host Will Flanagan were on hand from

3:00-6:00pm on Friday, June 22, 2018 for the purpose of an on air remote from the Relay for Life

event sponsored by the American Cancer society.  The event was held on the grounds of Bishop Connolly

High School in Fall River, Massachusetts.

 

(f) Initiative 2018: Fall River and New Bedford Chambers of Commerce Business Expo, Westport, Massachusetts.

 

Station personnel, including General Manager Susan Nedar, and Operations Manager, Hector Gauthier

manned a booth at the Business Expo at Whites of Westport in Westport, Massachusetts on Wednesday,

October 10, 2018 sponsored by the Chambers of Commerce in Fall River and New Bedford.  The station

discussed employment opportunities in the broadcast industry and accepted resumes.  Station was actively

seeking sales recruits.

 

(g) Initiative 2018:  City of Fall River Job Fair sponsored by Mayor Jasiel Correia and the Fall River, Massachusetts Career Center.

 

Operations Manager, Hector Gauthier and talk show host Ray Mitchell were on hand at the City of Fall

River’s Job Fair held at Fall River’s Government Center.  A remote broadcast aired on WSAR spoke of the

importance of this job fair in an area of high unemployment.  This Job Fair was held on Wednesday,

October 17, 2018. WSAR also had applications on hand and a number of people took advantage.

 

(h) Initiative 2018:  Salvation Army Awareness.

 

General Manager Susan Nedar was on hand at the Salvation Army’s annual Holiday drive for the purpose

of an on air remote to promote awareness of the up-coming Holiday season and the needs of people in

the community for a hearty and healthy holiday meal.  The remote was held from 1:00-6:00pm at the

Shaw’s Supermarket in Fall River on Wednesday, November 28, 2018.

 

(i) Initiative:  Bristol County Broadcasting Internship Program

 

WSAR 1480 AM is a locally owned and operated radio station which offers internships in all departments,

including promotions, sales, production and programming.  The internships continue at varying lengths

throughout the calendar year.  The interns come from a variety of sources, but most are referred to

WSAR through local high schools and colleges.  Information about the internship program is posted on

the Station’s web site and distributed through on-air announcements.  Most interns are college students

and receive college credits for the internship.  The General Manager, Susan Nedar oversees the interns,

evaluating their performance and ensuring that they receive the necessary training and education to

excel in their position and gain experience in broadcasting. WSAR also is listed in the edition of

The Media Internship Guide for College Students.  This guide is made available to college career centers,

internship counselors and students.

 

(j) Initiative:  On-Air Organization Recruitment Program.

 

: 60 second announcements are scheduled on WSAR asking organizations who wish to become aware

of open positions to contact us.  Those groups that respond are added to our master recruitment distribution

list.  If an individual responds, they are referred to the proper department head.  Spots run a minimum

of 30 times per week, Monday through Sunday.

 

(k) Initiative:  On-Air Mass Broadcasters Web Site Announcement

 

:60 second announcements are scheduled on WSAR promoting Careers in Massachusetts broadcasting 

Radio and TV through www.massbroadcasters.org.  Find jobs in sales, on-air and operations. 

You can also post your resume, find out about job fairs and student internships.

EEO

EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT

 
This report covers full-time vacancy recruitment data for the period December 1, 2016 to November 30, 2017.
 
1)  Employment Unit:  Bristol County Broadcasting,
Inc./SNE Broadcasting, LTD
 
2)  Unit Member: WSAR (AM) Fall River,
Massachusetts/WHTB (AM), Fall River, Massachusetts
 
3)  EEO Contact Information for Unit Member:
 
Mailing Address: 
1 Home Street 
Somerset, MA  02725 
 
Telephone Number: 508-678-9727
 
Person/Title:  Mary F. Murphy/Office Manager
Email: mary@wsar.com
 

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