NRG Media Omaha operates seven radio stations: KMMQ-AM/FM, KOIL-AM, KOOO-FM, KOPW-FM, KOZN-AM, and KZOT-AM.

KMMQ AM/FM – La Nueva Omaha is a Radio Station with “Regional Mexican” format, a mixture of different musical styles from different areas of the Mexican Republic, this format is the most listened to by all the United States. La Nueva Omaha offers its audience a mix of programs with the most experienced Local Radio personalities in Omaha and the most nationally recognized personalities.

KOIL-AM – News Talk 1290 KOIL reaches an active, highly-informed listener. Typically, these listeners, both male and female, range in age from 45-64. They are homeowners, often own or manage businesses, and are highly engaged with the issues of the day. Because they are talk radio listeners, their listening is very foreground, and not background listening you might encounter on an all-music station.

KOOO-FM – 101.9 The Keg plays rock hits primarily from the 80s and 90s. We target both a male and female listener, typically between the ages of 35 and 54. They are moms and dads, own a home, have 2-3 cars in the household, and their kids are typically teenagers or college age.

KOPW-FM – Power 106.9 is Omaha’s exclusive rhythmic CHR station. The Power listener is typically between the ages of 18 and 49, with a core of 18-34.

KOZN-AM – 1620 The Zone reaches Omaha’s active male audience. Listeners typically range in age from 25-54. The Zone audience is highly educated, with disposable income.

KQKQ-FM – Sweet 98.5 FM is Omaha’s heritage hot adult contemporary station, reaching adults 25-54, with a core of females between the ages of 25 and 44. These listeners are part of a two income family, whose kids are typically between the ages of 5 and 13.

KZOT-AM – 1180 The Zone 2 reaches Omaha’s active male audience. Listeners typically range in age from 25-54.

Any station openings will be posted below when they are available with information about the position and the requirements for the candidate we are seeking. Each opening will also include contact information and details on the deadline to apply.

NRG Media, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Program Director

Program Director

NRG Media seeks a Program Director with a passion for SPORTS in its Omaha market to lead multiple sports stations on-air and in digital space. Qualified candidates must have experience managing and coaching sports and talk talent, the ability to harness new and innovative on-air and digital platforms to drive audience engagement, a great ability to multi-task, tremendous detail orientation, and a track record of success in managing network and sports play-by-play assets seamlessly.  We want an exceptional manager who is progressive thinking and understands the needs of our listeners and how to attract them to our properties via radio, mobile, social media and digital means.

NRG Media, LLC is a well-respected broadcasting company with radio stations throughout NE, IA, IL, and WI, owned and operated by long time media professionals who offer support and opportunity to their employees.

In addition to sports powerhouses 1620 the Zone and 1180 Zone, NRG’s other brands in this market are Power 106.9, Sweet 98.5, La Nueva 99.5/1020, 101.9 The Keg and News Talk 1290 KOIL.


NRG is seeking a candidate with:

  • Format-relevant PD experience
  • A proven ability to develop and mentor on-air talent
  • Successful implementation of interactive branding strategies
  • A track record of ratings successes
  • The ability to lead a team of professionals to their highest potential

Candidates must:

  • Be able to lead teams of talent through regular interaction
  • Be able to identify and implement creative solutions to resolve challenges
  • Be detail oriented
  • Be proficient with Excel, Nielsen and CRM-related software
  • Have excellent grammar and communication skills
  • Have a college degree and five (5) years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience

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Promotions Director

NRG Media in Omaha is looking for our next Director of FUN, otherwise known as the Promotions Director.  NRG Media has seven extremely dynamic radio brands, and we need a creative and proactive individual to work with sales and programming, developing events and campaigns that reflect the personality of each station and encourage listener participation.  We continually strive for excellence, and want to hit the air, the internet, and the streets with promotions that are unique and engage the audience on all our platforms with cutting-edge presentations, great prizes, and opportunities for more listener involvement.

If you can answer yes to these questions, then we want to speak with you:

  • Do you like to interact with the public?
  • Are you proactive?
  • Can you multi-task?
  • Are you an outstanding communicator?
  • Are you creative?
  • Do you have a sense of urgency when doing your job?
  • Are you a born leader?
  • When you see a problem or an opportunity, do you speak up?
  • Can you create graphics for all the social media platforms and know how to create engaging posts?
  • Are you an excellent time manager?


Experience:  Experience with radio promotions is desired.  Knowledge of all social media platforms is required.  Graphic ability is required.  Some college and at least 2-3 years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Requirements:  Excellent communicator and people skills.  Outstanding organizational skills.

NRG Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Account Executive

Account Executive

NRG Media has immediate openings for Account Executives in Omaha.  We are seeking a highly motivated individuals to join our team and develop creative marketing strategies and advertising solutions for our client partners.  You will work closely with area business owners and decision makers to help grow their business.  If you have a dynamic personality, if you are creative, and if you are a self-starter, then we want to hear from you.  This is a fantastic career opportunity for someone who is driven to succeed, can handle multiple projects at one time and enjoys working with a team of true professionals.

Our multi-media platforms include some of Omaha’s most popular radio stations like Sweet 98.5, Power 106.9, 101.9 The Keg, 1620 The Zone, News/Talk 1290 KOIL, and Spanish language La Nueva.

NRG Media is dedicated to providing Great Local Radio and committed to being an active and integral part of the communities in which it serves. NRG Media has over 45 radio stations throughout the Midwest in Iowa, Nebraska, Wisconsin, and Illinois. The company is headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and led by President/CEO Mary Quass.

NRG Media, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Click on the link below for more information and to apply for this job.

Programming Talent

NRG Media continuously seeks individuals with personality and passion for great local radio for full-time and part-time programming positions.   Are you ready to be involved in the community and assist with appearances, promotions, and general station events on multiple platforms?   Are you a programmer who can work with sales teams to identify ideas, sponsorships, and events to promote the stations and add revenue while bringing a spirit of creativity and mutual respect to a team where values matter?

If you have some radio experience, an understanding of social media, a sense of humor, and are highly creative and spontaneous, send us your information. The ideal candidates will be able to develop, produce, and execute on-air radio programming that is both entertaining and informative to the listening audience. Successful candidates must follow and enforce FCC regulations, station and company policies.

On-Air Talent responsibilities include:

  • Performing live broadcasts that are quick-paced, entertaining and informative while remaining music-intensive
  • Appearing at station events and remote broadcasts
  • Maintaining strong social media connections
  • Engaging listeners in a digital setting
  • Conducting promotions and contests that support the brand and engage listeners.

NRG Media, LLC is a well-respected broadcasting company with radio stations throughout NE, IA, IL, and WI; owned and operated by long time media professionals who offer support and opportunity to their employees.

NRG’s brands in this market are 1620 the Zone and 1180 Zone 2, Power 106.9, Sweet 98.5, La Nueva 99.5/1020, 101.9 The Keg and News Talk 1290 KOIL, and multiple digital assets.

NRG Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Use the link below for more information and to apply for the job

EEO Outreach

We are looking to provide notifications of job openings at our radio stations to community organizations that will be willing to distribute that information to its participants and members.  Any organization that would like to receive our job notifications can email us at or calling 402-342-2000.

NRG Media LLC is an equal opportunity employer.

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