RF Transmission and Studio Engineer

Seven Network

At Seven we are here to bring all Australians closer to the moments that move us – we’re first on the scene, with our finger on the pulse, on demand, in the moment. Together, we’re responsible for creating and sustaining authentic Australian engagement.’

A new and exciting opportunity has opened for a RF Transmission and Studio Engineer to join the Seven Technical Services team, initially on a 6 month contract with the potential to transition to permanent.

The RF Transmission and Studio Engineer will involve on call duties and may require both weekend work and irregular shifts. This position has the flexibility to be based in Hervey Bay, Bundaberg or Rockhampton.

Reporting to the Technical Services Manager, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Performing routine maintenance, fault finding and repairs to broadcast RF digital TV transmitters and associated transmission equipment, extensive experience and qualifications in RF systems, microwave link technology and digital transmitter technology is required;
  • The maintenance of studio and field cameras/equipment, vision and audio equipment and other associated equipment used in television news gathering and broadcasting;
  • performing manual skills such as hand soldering and use hand tools for maintenance and installation purposes;
  • working unsupervised and be able to prioritise tasks and make well considered decisions to a tight deadline;
  • interpreting and understanding technical documentation pertaining to broadcast television.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Possess’ relevant Electronics and Communications Tertiary qualifications or related discipline
  • Has a sound knowledge of RF Transmission and Digital Television Transmitters
  • Is a self-starter with a keen interest in Broadcast Television, Video/Audio and IT based systems
  • Has previous experience with electronic circuits, networking, fault repair, hand soldering and Microsoft office products will be highly regarded.
  • Is reliable, able to travel and can work both as a team member and in an unsupervised role

The Seven Network is part of Seven West Media, one of Australia’s most prominent media companies, with a market leading presence in content across broadcast television, online and in print. Comprising some of Australia’s most renowned media brands, SWM includes not just Seven Network and its affiliate channels 7two, 7mate, 7flix and BVOD offering 7plus, but also 7NEWS.com.au, The West Australian, The Sunday Times and more.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.seven.com.au.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.seven.com.au.

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