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Network Operator

The Golf Channel

Location: Orlando, FL
Job Status: Full Time
Posted/Updated: 3/20/2017

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Job Description:

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.


• On air operation of Florical Broadcast Automation Systems and Evertz switching for play-out
• 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
• Demonstrated abilities to monitor quality of outgoing signals and adjust equipment as necessary
• Knowledge of on-air graphic elements through automation – Ticker, bug and sponsor secondary events
• 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
• Analytical Thinking — analyzing information and using logic to address work-related issues and problems.
• Proven dependability, reliable, responsible, and fulfill network obligations.
• Attention to Detail — complete work tasks and provide communication through engineering reporting and Discrepancy reporting.
• LIVE event execution – strong communication with multiple remote sources and production control rooms effectively


• Two years high level on air Broadcast Operations experience preferred
• Proficiency with on air Automation Systems, clearcom, and router processes.
• Florical Automation experience preferred
• College Degree in related field (Communication, Broadcasting) preferred
• 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
• Overtime may be required

Desired Characteristics

• 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 travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice (if applicable)
• Must have a valid driver’s license (if applicable)
• Must be “on call” 24 hours a day / 7 days a week (if applicable)
• Must be fluent in Spanish (speak, read & write) (if applicable)
• Must be able to provide a reel/portfolio of work examples -- if available, include a web address when you submit your resume (if applicable)

"Note: The direct apply link below seems to randomly have issues. If you get an error message, go to http://www.nbcunicareers.com/ and search for this job using requisition #32866BR .- WIS Member Support"


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