Technical Operator (3 month FTC)

Closing Date: 15 September 2017
Location: Glasgow

A vacancy has arisen for a Technical Operator who will be responsible for all aspects of the transmission area’s ingest activity.  The role requires the ability to adhere to operational procedures and communication practices. 

Key responsibilities will include:

• Operate all Omnibus ingest and ancillary equipment
• Identify any equipment faults and provide details to maintenance personnel
• Provide front line maintenance to keep the area operational
• Liaise with the master control room to check incoming and outgoing feeds
• Deal confidently and efficiently with information
• Ingest and quality check all material required for transmission for all of STV’s channels
• Adhere to health and safety policies and safe working practices at all times
• Maintain the area or any other related area as required


The following skills and abilities are required for success in this role:

• Related experience of a broadcast environment including knowledge of electronic and IT systems preferred
• Excellent PC skills in all MS Office software
• Strong organisational skills, ability to work to deadlines and adapt to ever changing workload priorities in a methodical fashion
• Self-initiative and willingness to take on responsibility
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Enthusiasm, with a willingness to learn new skills and take on new challenges
• The role is shift work, which will include weekend working

Interested in this role? Send a full CV and covering letter to: hr@stv.tv

Email hr@stv.tv