Job Description:

Iowa Public Radio is searching for an enthusiastic and creative person to join our Music team as a Music Producer for our Studio One stream.  You will have the opportunity to work with other talented hosts in our Cedar Falls office as well as being a part of the music scene in Iowa.  Opportunities include serving as host for Iowa Public Radio’s Studio One programs, compiling program content utilizing a variety of resources and preparing content for air providing context and information to our listeners.  You will coordinate with the Music Program Director, technical production staff and other members of the Music team to plan and produce scheduled, special and live performance broadcasts.  You will also collaborate with the Digital team to create music-focused content for the website and other digital platforms.

Iowa Public Radio offers an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and vision, a retirement plan with a 2-to-1 employer match, immediate accrual of vacation (16 hours monthly) and sick (12 hours monthly) time and a flexible work environment.  


  • $35,568 - $43,402


  • Bachelors’ Degree in Music, Communications, or related field; 
  • 2 - 5 years’ experience in a professional radio environment; and
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office.


  • Experience in a public radio or public broadcasting environment with an understanding of public media and the public media audience; 
  • Experience in using Adobe Audition as an audio editing platform;
  • Familiarity with digital platforms, including social platforms; and
  • Strong writing skills.
Job Location: 
Cedar Falls, IA
United States
Job Category: 
Monday, June 27, 2022
Job Type: 
Full time
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For full consideration, applications must include a cover letter and contact information for at least three (3) professional references.  

You must provide 2 examples of music-related on-air work or podcasting.  Please upload the demo to Soundcloud or another hosting site and send the links to IPR.

Please submit application materials and links to  Inquiries may be sent to

Applications must be received by 5pm on Monday, June 27, 2022.   

Iowa Public Radio is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin or sex is prohibited.  If you believe you have been a victim of discrimination, please notify the appropriate local, state or federal agency.

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