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Buckinghamshire, UK: Transmissions Operator - BFBS

Job Vacancy: Transmissions Operator - BFBS

Location: Buckinghamshire, UK

Closing Date: 26th January 2020

At BFBS we are passionate about our delivery. As a Transmissions Operator you will;

Manage automated and manual ingest of programme material

Non-linear/linear editing of programme material

Work with MAM and Playout systems and workflow
Provide first line fault correction with regards to programme media

Check that material for daily Playout schedules is complete and in correct state for transmission

Monitor channel outputs for quality and continuity of service including adherence to broadcast standards

Live operation and editing of Playout systems in accordance with schedules provided by On-Air team and editorial style guide(s)

Direct Liaison with MCR and control rooms to ensure occasional feeds are available
Responsible for the deployment of redundant systems under failure conditions

Skills and experience required for this role

Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines

Ability to prioritise own workload

Very organised and accurate with attention to detail

Undertake travel within UK and overseas as appropriate and approved by Line Management

Responsible for own personal development and on-going professional/ specialist training as agreed with Line Management

Be a team player with good ethical values and respectful of colleagues within the division and other business areas within the Corporation

This role is a full time and permanent role, the hours are 37.5 hours on shift positions, working a 7-day fortnight pattern, including early mornings, evenings, weekends and bank Holidays, so you must be prepared for unsociable hours.

The role is a fixed position and based at our HQ in Chalfont Grove, Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire. SL9 8TN

Please apply by emailing with a C.V and covering letter, detailing why you would be suitable for this role and your salary expectations.

Closing date: Sunday 26th January 2020. However, we do reserve the right to interview before the close date and close the advert at anytime.

Interview dates: W/B Mon 3rd February 2020 (actual days TBC).
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