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Broadcast Control Operator

Posted: 4 May 2021 Closes: 4 Jun 2021
South Yarra, AU Competitive
Permanent & Full-time VIA_38724

REF#: 38724


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




If you love to be entertained, there's a good chance we've already met.

However, we figure that as you've clicked the \"About Us\" button, you might be looking to get to know us a little better.

So, who are we?

We're ViacomCBS Australia & New Zealand (Hello!), a division of ViacomCBS International Networks - which in turn is a division of ViacomCBS.

Our vision is simple.

We deliver content that is premium and differentiated to the young and young at heart in the way they want it via an enhanced viewing ecosystem.

What does that even mean?

Put simply, we've got all the shows you love (and love to hate) right here. We create content that gets people talking.

What's more, you'll find all those great shows (and more) on our free-to-air channels (10, 10 Peach and 10 Bold), subscription channels (MTV,Nickelodeon,Nick Jr. andComedy Central), our digital platform10 Play and subscription video on demand service,10 All Access.

We can't wait to show you what we've got.

10 News First. Masterchef. The Bachelor. I'm a Celebrity. Survivor Australia.
These are the shows that get people talking - and they're at home with many more at Network 10. We're the home of exciting, bold, escapist entertainment served through your screens every day.

But enough about us.
10 Melbourne have an immediate need for a Broadcast Control Operator to join the team in our South Yarra station.
The key responsibilities of the role will include
  • Maintaining on-air program feeds, assessing Network status parameters and reacting quickly and correctly to any change.
  • Planning and coordinating the routing of complex signals throughout the station and the network.
  • Using acquired technical knowledge to maintain a high broadcast standard for the network.
  • Acting as the first line of contact for staff, Network recipients and external organisations with the ability to make decisions, offer solutions and take assertive action when required.
  • Updating procedures or relevant documentation where necessary and handle additional tasks in conjunction with the day to day role.
  • Assisting in the development & training of new employees within the department

It's not me, it's you! What we're looking for:
  • Well-developed communication skills and computer literacy are also essential
  • You will be a highly motivated self-starter in deadline driven environment and a flexible approach to work patterns and duties
  • An understanding of MPEG, Widescreen, Audio Communication systems and digital broadcasting principle would be an advantage. Experience with remote control software applications is also desirable
  • This position involves shift work, including weekend work
If this sounds like you and you are up for the challenge, let us know by sending your application via the link. We totally want to hear from you!

EEO Statement:

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to Only messages left for this purpose will be returned.
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