Freelance - Network Operator
Location: Orlando, Florida
Specialty: Television & Film, Video
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive
On air operation of Florical Broadcast Automation Systems and Evertz switching for play-out
The Network Operator should be technically inclined with a comprehensive understanding of and the ability to operate broadcast equipment on a National/International Broadcast Operations level. This includes original taped programming, LIVE tournaments, Press Conferences and LIVE news events.
The Network Operator is responsible for ensuring a quality on air presentation for all facets of programming on Golf Channel networks. They must possess strong communication skills with all supporting departments and have the ability to work under pressure and solve problems quickly.
Editing, managing on air logs, automation playlists and server device management as required
Complete LIVE on air faxing with remote and studio sources for playlist accuracy and execution including detailed times and notations on air log from Com Ops
Monitor quality of outgoing signals and adjust equipment as necessary
Preview scheduled programs to ensure that signals are functioning and programs are ready for broadcast. Air checklists and playlist monitoring for on air playout accuracy
Ensure Close Captioning and world feed routing is accurate
Report equipment problems, ensure that repairs are made, and perform emergency workarounds
Quality Control of filing shows and commercial spots into video server. Knowledge of spot delivery platforms a must.
Video non-linear editing using Omneon Servers and Adobe Premiere
LIVE event execution – strong communication with multiple remote sources and production control rooms effectively
Basic television workflow knowledge
Proficiency with on air Automation Systems, clearcom, and router processes.
Computer related experience
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Flexible schedule nights, overnights, weekends, and holidays
Working knowledge of HD formats
Be able to read and understand Video and Audio metering software
Punctual, regular and consistent attendance
Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
Must be willing to work in Orlando, FL
Willingness to work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
Two years high level on air Broadcast Operations experience a plus
Florical Automation experience preferred
College Degree in related field (Communication, Broadcasting) preferred
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