B96 On-Air Personality

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere




WBBM-FM, Audacy Chicago is in search of dynamic On-Air Talent that will become Chicago’s next multimedia superstar!


Are you a master content creator that can carry on a relatable, entertaining, and engaging conversation with our Generation X and Millennial audience in a 360° world encompassing on-air, online, and on-site content?  Are you creative with a strong work ethic and have the drive to create a one-on-one connection with our audience, partners, and clients using social media like Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, and more? If so, we invite you to apply and help us connect with our community, the fans and attract listeners. 


What You'll Do:

  • Create original content and performing live broadcasts that are entertaining and informative.
  • Participate and create original content for all social media platforms; managing online personality presence
  • Protect the station’s FCC license
  • Monitor the music and commercial logs for the airshift
  • Ensure that promotions and contests are executed properly
  • Operate the control board and perform production work
  • Make personal appearances at station events and remote broadcasts
  • Other duties as required by management


Required & Preferred:

  • Minimum 3-year on-air experience, with Top 40 and/or Hot AC radio format experience preferred.
  • Must be an excellent and creative communicator that is a master of mass appeal pop culture content that can articulate in an entertaining and organic manner to a Generation X and Millennial audience.
  • Must be knowledgeable and a fan of Top 40 and Hot AC music and have an understanding on how to relate it to the audience.
  • Must be collaborative and work closely with station management and peers, both as part of a collective on-air show and with other dayparts, on content strategy
  • Must have solid skills in audio production and have a strong working knowledge of using production and on-air studio equipment and software applications like Adobe Audition, Wide Orbit, VoxPro
  • Adhere to all company policies and guidelines of station, company, and FCC.
  • Show prep, including format related content, pop-culture content and local content; writing and posting web and social media content; writing and delivering commercial or personal endorsement content.
  • Hosting regular air shifts, plus other voice-tracked shifts as assigned.
  • A valid driver’s license, satisfactory completion of a motor vehicle record check, and, if the position requires use of applicant’s own vehicle, proof of insurance, is required.


  • Individuals applying for this position must possess a strong work ethic, be a team player, be able to work within format parameters to maximize ratings and revenue success and be able to relate to the lifestyle that is Chicago. 
  • You should be a great storyteller, understand the concept of forward momentum in a PPM world, be immersed in pop-culture, be active and forward thinking with social media and video, and can effectively tease and deliver on compelling content with great pacing and timing.


Audacy, Inc. (NYSE: AUD) is a scaled, multi-platform audio content and entertainment company with the country’s best radio broadcasting group, a leader in virtually every segment of audio, and America’s #1 creator of original, premium audio.  Audacy engages over 170 million consumers each month, bringing people together around the news, sports, podcasts and music that matter to them. Learn more at www.audacyinc.com, Facebook (Audacy Corp) and Twitter (@AudacyCorp).


Please upload resume and apply at https://careers-audacy.icims.com/