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The purpose of this EEO Public File Report (“Report”) is to comply with Section 73.2080(c)(6) of the FCC’s 2002 EEO Rule. This Report has been prepared on behalf of the Station Employment Unit that is comprised of the following stations: WZRV/WFTR and is required to be placed in the public inspection files of these stations and posted on their websites, if they have websites.

The information contained in this Report covers the time period beginning June 1, 2017 to and including May 31, 2018 (the “Applicable Period”).

The FCC’s 2002 EEO Rules requires that this Report contain the following information:

  1. A list of all full-time vacancies filled by the Station(s) comprising the Station Employment Unit during the Applicable Period; Data reflecting the total number of persons interviews for full-time vacancies during the Applicable Period and the total number of interviewees referred by each recruitment source utilized in connection with such vacancies
  2. For each such vacancy, the recruitment source(s) utilized to fill the vacancy (including, if applicable, organizations entitled to notification pursuant to Section 73.2080(c)(1)(ii) of the EEO Rule, which should be separately identified), identified by name, address, contact person, and telephone number;
  3. A list and brief description of the initiatives undertaken pursuant to Sections 73.2080(c)(2) of the FCC rules.
June 1, 2017 through May 31, 2018
and is available in the public inspection file at 1106 Elm Street, Front Royal, VA  22630
pursuant to section 73.2080©(6) of the Federal Communication Commission rules
Below is a list of all vacancies advertised during the period
JOB TITLE DATE FILLED RECRUITMENT SOURCES # OF APPLICANTS
News Director 10/1/17 & 3/1/18 14,15 2
Account Executive 7/30/17 & 5/1/18      9,13,14,15,16 35
PT news/board op. 10/13/17 & 10/17/17 14,15,16 8
Fill-IN On Air 12/5/2018 13,14 3
 

WZRV/WFTR EEO RECRUITMENT SOURCES:

1 Shenandoah University 2 Lord Fairfax Community College
Career Service Career Center
1460 University Drive 173 Skirmishers Land
Winchester, VA  22630 Middletown, VA  22645
www.collegecentral.com/su www.collegecentral.com/lfcc
3 Howard University 4 James Madison University
Johnson School of Comm. Recruit-a-Duke Placement
525 Bryant Street, NW 800 S. Main Street
Washington, DC  22059 Harrisonburg, VA  22807
5 Virginia State University 6 Shepherd University
Career Placement Career Services – Job Web
1 Hayden Drive PO Box 3210
Petersburg, VA  23806 Shepherdstown, WV  25443
www.collegecentral.com/shepherd
7 Morgan State University 8 Virginia Western Community College
Career Placement Office Career Services
1700 E. Cold Spring Lane PO Box 14007
Baltimore, MD  21251 Roanoke, VA  24038
9 Virginia Employment Comm. 10 Warren County Dept. of Social Services
21 S. Kent Street Employment Services
Winchester, VA  22601 912 Warren Avenue
www.vawc.virginia.gov Front Royal, VA  22630
11 Virginia Assoc. of Broadcasters 12 Front Royal Women’s Resource Center
250 W. Main Street, Ste. 100 316 N. Royal Avenue
Charlottesville, VA  22902 Front Royal, VA  22630
www.vabonline.com/careers www.frwrc.org/contact-us/
13 Radio Ads WZRV WFTR 14 Word of mouth/Self referral
PO Box 192
Front Royal , Va 22630
www.theriver953.com
15 In-House 16 Winchester Star
2 North Kent Street
Winchester, Va 22601
www.winchesterstar.com
17 Northern Virginia Daily 18 Warren County Public Schools
152 N. Holliday St. 210 N Commerce Avenue
Strasburg, Va 22657 Front Royal, Va 22630
www.nvdaily.com www.wcps.k12.va.us/
WZRV/WFTR EEO OUTREACH/ACTIVITIES/INITIATIVES
This report includes a summary of activities engaged for the period
June 1, 2017 through May 31, 2018
and is available in the public inspection file at 1106 Elm Street, Front Royal, VA  22630
pursuant to section 73.2080© (2) of the Federal Communications Commission rules
Below is a list of all activities engaged during the period
1 Activity #1
October 24th & 25th 2017- World of Works Exhibit
Worlds of Work Expo is a career exploration event managed by Lord Fairfax Community College Career Pathways Consortium. Over a two day period, WoW! hosts nearly 3,000 seventh grade students from the region, which includes the counties of Clarke, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Warren, and the City of Winchester. WZRV/WFTR had a booth at this event where we engaged the 7th graders by explaining the evolution of the technology used with radio. From that point we spoke about the many opportunities to work in radio aside from just being on air.
2 Activity #2
October 24th 2017- VEC Job Fair
Virginia Employment Commission Job Fair. This was tailored more specifically to veterans who were seeking jobs in the Northern Shenandoah Valley. Had a booth set up where we spoke individually with job seekers to see their areas of interest and what path in the broadcasting industry may interest them. Offered applications to be filled out on spot.
3 Activity #3
March 31st 2018- Shenandoah University Business Symposium
The Shenandoah University Business Symposium is designed to inspire and educate attendees from for-profit and non-profit organizations. Students can enhance their classroom experience through direct exposure to the diverse community of business professionals and speakers that are the heart of the Symposium. We were a designated speaker and spoke to the students about the ever growing role of social media in radio and how careers in social media can translate to a career in radio.
4 Activity #4
April 8th 2018- Randolph Macon Academy Career Day
Middle schoolers at Randolph-Macon Academy in Front Royal had their Career Day. Each rotating session was 45 minutes long where we spoke about careers in radio that included on-air, programming, sales & digital as well as the importance of local, community radio. They conducted mock radio interviews with each other and practiced their “radio voice”.
 

 

 

The purpose of this EEO Public File Report (“Report”) is to comply with Section 73.2080(c)(6) of the FCC’s 2002 EEO Rule. This Report has been prepared on behalf of the Station Employment Unit that is comprised of the following stations: WZRV/WFTR and is required to be placed in the public inspection files of these stations and posted on their websites, if they have websites.

The information contained in this Report covers the time period beginning June 1, 2018 to and including May 31, 2019 (the “Applicable Period”).

The FCC’s 2002 EEO Rules requires that this Report contain the following information:

  1. A list of all full-time vacancies filled by the Station(s) comprising the Station Employment Unit during the Applicable Period; Data reflecting the total number of persons interviews for full-time vacancies during the Applicable Period and the total number of interviewees referred by each recruitment source utilized in connection with such vacancies
  2. For each such vacancy, the recruitment source(s) utilized to fill the vacancy (including, if applicable, organizations entitled to notification pursuant to Section 73.2080(c)(1)(ii) of the EEO Rule, which should be separately identified), identified by name, address, contact person, and telephone number;
  3. A list and brief description of the initiatives undertaken pursuant to Sections 73.2080(c)(2) of the FCC rules.

 

WZRV/WFTR EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT:
This report includes recruitment data for the period
June 1, 2018 through May 31, 2019
and is available in the public inspection file at 1106 Elm Street, Front Royal, VA  22630
pursuant to section 73.2080©(6) of the Federal Communication Commission rules
Below is a list of all vacancies advertised during the period
JOB TITLE DATE FILLED RECRUITMENT SOURCES # OF APPLICANTS
1  Play by Play 8/13/2018 14 1
2 Account Executive 2/1/2019 15 2
3 Fill-In 14 2
4 PT News 14 2
 

WZRV/WFTR EEO RECRUITMENT SOURCES:

1 Shenandoah University 2 Lord Fairfax Community College
Career Service Career Center
1460 University Drive 173 Skirmishers Land
Winchester, VA  22630 Middletown, VA  22645
www.collegecentral.com/su www.collegecentral.com/lfcc
3 Howard University 4 James Madison University
Johnson School of Comm. Recruit-a-Duke Placement
525 Bryant Street, NW 800 S. Main Street
Washington, DC  22059 Harrisonburg, VA  22807
5 Virginia State University 6 Shepherd University
Career Placement Career Services – Job Web
1 Hayden Drive PO Box 3210
Petersburg, VA  23806 Shepherdstown, WV  25443
www.collegecentral.com/shepherd
7 Morgan State University 8 Virginia Western Community College
Career Placement Office Career Services
1700 E. Cold Spring Lane PO Box 14007
Baltimore, MD  21251 Roanoke, VA  24038
9 Virginia Employment Comm. 10 Warren County Dept. of Social Services
21 S. Kent Street Employment Services
Winchester, VA  22601 912 Warren Avenue
www.vawc.virginia.gov Front Royal, VA  22630
11 Virginia Assoc. of Broadcasters 12 Front Royal Women’s Resource Center
250 W. Main Street, Ste. 100 316 N. Royal Avenue
Charlottesville, VA  22902 Front Royal, VA  22630
www.vabonline.com/careers www.frwrc.org/contact-us/
13 Radio Ads WZRV WFTR 14 Word of mouth/Self referral
PO Box 192
Front Royal , Va 22630
www.theriver953.com
15 In-House 16 Winchester Star
2 North Kent Street
Winchester, Va 22601
www.winchesterstar.com
17 Northern Virginia Daily 18 Warren County Public Schools
152 N. Holliday St. 210 N Commerce Avenue
Strasburg, Va 22657 Front Royal, Va 22630
www.nvdaily.com www.wcps.k12.va.us/
WZRV/WFTR EEO OUTREACH/ACTIVITIES/INITIATIVES
This report includes a summary of activities engaged for the period
June 1, 2018 through May 31, 2019
and is available in the public inspection file at 1106 Elm Street, Front Royal, VA  22630
pursuant to section 73.2080© (2) of the Federal Communications Commission rules
Below is a list of all activities engaged during the period
1 Activity #1
August 28th 2018- VAB EEO Webinar
Participation in the VAB’s August 28, 2018, webinar regarding the FCC’s EEO rules.  Among the issues presented in the webinar were the requirements of the FCC’s EEO rules that certain stations engage in certain recruitment, outreach, and record keeping/reporting practices and that all stations afford equal employment opportunity and provide a workplace that is free from discrimination.
2 Activity #2
October 24 & 25th 2018- WoW
Worlds of Work Expo is a career exploration event managed by Lord Fairfax Community College Career Pathways Consortium. Over a two day period, WoW! hosts nearly 3,000 seventh grade students from the region, which includes the counties of Clarke, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Warren, and the City of Winchester.WZRV/WFTR had a booth at this event where we educated the 7th graders on the many career opportunities within radio. We also gave them a chance to hear themselves reading a newscast.
3 Activity #3
February 21 2019-Winchester Chamber- Young Professionals
Engaging the young professionals at the Winchester Chamber of how to utilize our resources in our field for expanding businesses and what it is like to work in the broadcasting profession. Talked about how to get involved in a career in radio broadcastng, sales, and operations.
4 Activity #4
March 21 2019- Young Ambassadors Workshop
Workshop with Lord Fairfax University Young Ambassadors. Reviewed and went over how radio works as a marketing medium and the numerous career opportunities for a myriad of fields.