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WRFL is hiring new student directors

We’re hiring! WRFL is now accepting applications for five Board of Directors positions. If you are a current UK student and interested in becoming WRFL’s Programming Director II, Production Director II, Local Music Director, Library Director, or Design Director, you can fill out your application at Below, see the eligibility criteria and descriptions of each position.

Here are the eligibility requirements to apply: 

  • Must be a full-time or part-time student enrolled at the University of Kentucky
  • Must have and maintain a 2.0 GPA minimum during their terms on the WRFL Board of Directors
  • Must be in good standing with the University of Kentucky
  • Must satisfy WRFL membership requirements
  • If you don’t currently satisfy WRFL Membership Requirements you must be available to complete WRFL Membership Requirements on a timeline determined by the General Manager and Station Advisor

Programming Director II position description:

  • Assisting Programming Director I with creating and overseeing WRFL’s broadcast schedule
  • Assisting Programming Director I with fill requests and substitutions
  • Being on call 24/7 for programming emergencies
  • Assisting the Music Director in populating the playbox by reviewing albums on a weekly basis, as needed
  • Assisting Programming Director I with fills and substitution management
  • Pay is $12/hour at a maximum of 20 hours per week (year-long and continues during the summer). In addition to hourly pay, each Programming Director receives a yearly half-tuition stipend

Production Director II position description:

  • Overseeing all original productions in conjunction with the Production Director I, Development Director, Programming Director, and the Local Music Director 
  • Original productions include: General promos, artist IDs, block-shows, Safe Harbor announcements, campus calendars, and underwriting announcements; WRFL Live! production; and any live, on-air, or recorded performances requiring production assistance
  • Overseeing the maintenance, repair, and replacement of live production gear
  • Coordinating production for WRFL concerts and events
  • Updating the Instant Replay and traffic items in the Traffic Guide on a regular basis
  • Pay is $12/hour at a maximum of 20 hours per week (year-long and continues during the summer)

Local Music Director position description:

  • Overseeing booking, production, and promotion of WRFL Live!, in conjunction with the Production Directors and Promotions Team
  • Building close relationships with local artists
  • Populating and maintaining the Local Music Playbox
  • Organizing reviews of local music for FCC and content purposes
  • Sending local music to the librarian to be put in the library
  • Leading the production of one WRFL Live Compilation album per show schedule
  • Pay is $12/hour at a maximum of 20 hours per week (year-long and continues during the summer)

Library Director position description:

  • Maintenance and organization of WRFL’s media collection, in physical and digital formats, including vinyl, CD, cassette tape, and digital formats
  • Overseeing WRFL’s library volunteers
  • Purchasing requested music
  • Maintenance of Archive Playbox
  • Pay is $12/hour at a maximum of 20 hours per week (year-long and continues during the summer)

Design Director position description:

  • Overseeing the creation of the RiFLe, WRFL’s zine, tri-annually (once per show cycle)
  • Overseeing the visual aesthetic and overall branding of WRFL materials, including the website
  • Producing graphics for events and social media, including posters, handbills, infographics, etc.
  • Designing promotional merchandise like stickers, t-shirts, etc.
  • Creating any other materials requiring graphic design work
  • Pay is $12/hour at a maximum of 20 hours per week (year-long and continues during the summer)

Once again, go to to fill out your application! If you have any questions about the positions or application, feel free to reach out to our General Manager at You must apply by March 21, 2022, at noon!