Radio & Television Announcers
Also called: Anchor, Announcer, News Anchor, Television News Anchor (TV News Anchor)
In the Air Force: Broadcast Journalist; Broadcast Journalist Apprentice; Broadcast Journalist Craftsman; Broadcast Journalist Helper; Broadcast Journalist Journeyman
In the Army: Public Affairs Broadcast Specialist
In the Coast Guard: Broadcast Journalist
In the Marine Corps: Broadcast Journalist Apprentice; Broadcast Journalist Craftsman; Broadcast Journalist Helper; Broadcast Journalist Journeyman; Mass Communications Specialist; Mass Communicator; Public Affairs Broadcast Specialist
In the Navy: Mass Communications; Mass Communications Specialist
- Operate control consoles.
- Record commercials for later broadcast.
- Announce musical selections, station breaks, commercials, or public service information, and accept requests from listening audience.
Arts and Humanities
Engineering and Technology
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include creating, designing, and making your own rules.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Music or sound editing software
Word processing software
Data base user interface and query software