The Radio Manager ensures the station complies with FCC rules and regulations, as well as UNF and department policies. This person also supervises radio staff and ensures the radio schedule is kept up, oversees promotions and makes sure the schedule and equipment are kept properly.
The Music Director is responsible for what, how much, and when music is played on SpinnakerRadio and is familiar with FCC and SpinnakerRadio content policies. This person reviews music submitted by record labels and discovered online and locally. The music director also submits weekly charts to CMJ.
The same duties that the music director is responsible also applies to the assistant music director. He or she also responsible for making sure the music on the radio is in keeping with FCC and Spinnaker Radio policies.
The Technical Director is responsible for maintaining all hardware and software used by Spinnaker Radio. He or she maintains required FCC event/operational logs and provides emergency coverage in case the signal goes down.
The Program Director’s responsibilities include working directly with SpinnakerRadio’s volunteer DJs and staff to train them on how to produce live and pre-recorded content. The Program Director manages and maintains the radio schedule and will listen to and critique content produced to ensure FCC regulations are being followed and the content is appropriate to SpinnakerRadio’s format.
The role of the intern is to gain knowledge on how the system of the radio station works, as well as to complete various tasks that is assigned to him or her. Tasks such as updating the webpage, recording shows, operating the DJ booth, and much more are given to the intern.