Neuhoff Media-Decatur, LLC EEO Report



 

NEUHOFF MEDIA-Decatur, LLC EEO PUBLIC FILE REPORT (May 30, 2014) ending (July 31, 2014).

 

This EEO Public File report is filed in Stations WSOY AM, WSOY FM, WDZ AM, WDZQ FM and WCZQ FM’s Public File pursuant to section 73.2080@ (6) of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) rules

 

During the period beginning May 30, 2014 and ending July 31, 2014, the stations filled the following full time vacancies:

 

1. Sales positions- (1) for the Neuhoff Decatur Cluster

 

 

 

The stations interviewed a total of 16 people for fulltime vacancies during the period covering this report. The following are the recruitment sources used during the period covered in this report and the cumulative number of interviewees referred by each source.

 

Recruitment Source Total number of candidates referred

 

Internal postings 2

Centralillinoishelpwanted.com website 2

INBA website (Illinois News Broadcasters Association 1

Illinois broadcasters Assoc. 1

Decatur Herald Newspaper 1

All access website 0

Richland Community College 3

WSOY FM radio ads 1

WDZQ FM radio ads 0

WDZ Am radio ads 0

WSOY AM radio ads 1

WCZQ FM radio ads 4

Millikin University postings 0

University of Illinois 0

Eastern Illinois University 0

NAACP 0

Total = 16 Applicants

 

Attachment A contains specific information for each full time vacancy.

Attachment B contains a list and brief description of menu option activities pursuant to FCC’s EEO rules during the time covered by this report.

Attachment C contains specific information regarding the licensee’s internship program. Attachment D contains a list of the Stations’ current recruitment sources.

 

EEO NARRATIVE

 

This EEO narrative is filed on behalf of WSOY AM, WSOY FM, WDZ AM, WDZQ FM and WCZQ FM (the Stations). Collectively, the stations in compliance with the FCC’s EEO requirements for our stations share at least one employee and thus we are filing a joint report. This report includes information pertaining to the period beginning May 30, 2014 through July 31, 2014 in accordance with EEO rules. This report was placed in the Public inspection file and all the stations websites.

 

JOB VACANCY INFORMATION

 

The Stations, WDZ, WDZQ FM, WCZQ FM WSOY AM, WSOY FM are equal opportunity employers with a commitment to meeting EEO obligations. All full time openings are placed with several sources. The stations list of recruitment has been up-dated frequently, and we regularly seek new sources to notify all applicants of full time openings. (See attachment A) The Stations broadcast 30 second announcements in rotating day parts encouraging and inviting internal organizations who distribute employment information or refer prospective candidates to contact our Stations so that we can add them to our mailing lists. A copy of the current list of recruitment sources is attached as Attachment D.

 

Record Keeping

 

The stations have created a separate file for each position filled to assure compliance with FCC EEO compliance requirements. The file contains a listing of sources used to recruit prospective candidates for the position. Those involved in the recruitment and hiring process including the General Manager, and appropriate Department Manager. In addition, the stations will contact their long term recruiting initiatives.

 

ON GOING RECRUITMENT MEASURES

 

Our Neuhoff Media Decatur Stations plans to continue the prior licensee’s practice of participating in a number of job fairs and Business job fairs and maintaining an active internship program. Further, as shown in our list of recruitment sources, the licensee lists upper-level openings in a job bank of a media trade group with a broad based membership, including participation of women and minorities.

 

ATTACHMENT A- FULLTIME POSTIONS FILLED (5/20/14- 7/31/14)

 

 

1st vacancy: (1) Sales positions (Neuhoff Decatur Cluster) Minority hire.

Date vacancy opened: 4/5/14

Date filled: 7/7/14

Number of persons interviewed: 16

Recruitment source(s) referring hire: Richland College Job Fair

 

 

 

 

ATTACHMENT B- OUTREACH ACTIVITIES

Stations WSOY AM & FM, WDZ, WDZQ FM, WCZQ FM have engaged in the following outreach activities during the year covered in this report:

 

 

 

Internship Program Mentoring High The stations maintain an on-

School and College going internship with the

Students High Schools and colleges

In the area. Students are

Offered experience in a

Variety of departments, and

Are required to provide

Documentation to the

Teachers and professors

.

EEO OUTREACH ADS

 

Station WSOY AM, an equal opportunity employer, is dedicated to providing broad opportunities regarding job vacancies at the stations. We seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to our station. Organizations that wish to receive our vacancy information should contact Mike Hulvey at station WSOY AM by calling 217- 423-9744. Again, we seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to our stations. Contact Mike Hulvey at 217-423-9744

 

Station WSOY FM, an equal opportunity employer, is dedicated to providing broad opportunities regarding job vacancies at the station. We seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to our stations. Organizations that wish to receive our vacancy information should contact Mike Hulvey at station WSOY FM by calling 217-423-9744. Again we seek the help of local organizations in referring qualified applicants to our station. Contact Mike Hulvey at 217-423-9744.

 

Same ad for WDZQ FM, WCZQ FM and WDZ AM as above

 

Attachment C – INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

 

Summary of Intern activity for the period covering May 30, 2014 through July 31, 2014.

 

1 intern during this report period in our Production Department for the cluster.

 

May- July 2014 Richland College

 

 

 

Attachment D- CURRENT RECRUITMENT SOURCES

 

Millikin University

1148 West Main st.

Decatur, Illinois 62522

217-425-6211

Sandra Wilcox

 

Richland Community College

One College Park

Decatur, Illinois 62521

217-875-7200

Deborah McGee

 

Eastern Illinois University

600 Lincoln Ave.

Charleston, Illinois 61920

Tim Shea

 

NAACP

401 Longview Place

Decatur, Illinois 62521

Jeffrey Perkins

 

University of Illinois

715 S. Wright

Champaign, Illinois 61801

Allison Craig

 

Radio Stations

 

WSOY AM

WSOY FM

WDZ AM

WDZQ FM

WCZQ FM

 

Websites

 

www.centralillinoishelpwanted.com www.allaccess.com www.iba.com INBA www.inba.com

www.illinihelpwanted .com

 

Newspaper

 

The Herald & Review

601 East Williams

Decatur, Illinois 62523

Classified Dept.

 

 

 

Completes filing status May 30, 2014- July 31, 2014


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