Technical Operator

Job no: 979171
Work type: Full-time
Location: Perth

About us

Seven West Media is one of Australia’s most prominent media companies, with a market leading presence in content production across broadcast television, publishing and digital. The company comprises some of Australia’s most renowned media businesses, including the Seven Network, The West Australian, The Sunday Times, PerthNow, and Regional Newspapers across the state of WA.

Our long-standing crew of ten, packed with expertise, is on the hunt for a stellar Technical Operator to join our Perth team. As part of our team, you'll work alongside dedicated Technical Operators, Broadcast Maintenance and Support specialists, and Broadcast IT professionals to deliver top-notch support to the Seven Perth News editorial and operations teams.

We’re seeking an exceptional communicator who can effortlessly connect with stakeholders at all levels. If you’re a quick learner, technically adept, and thrive under pressure, we want to hear from you! Join us and become a key player in ensuring the smooth operation and success of our broadcast services.


About the role

  • Arrange and coordinate broadcast media exchange according to news editorial requirements working closely with the News operational team.
  • Operate robotic cameras in a studio/control room environment and Quality control of studio vision.
  • Operate broadcast technical equipment including but not limited to signal routing, signal control systems, camera and robotic control systems, communication systems and other broadcast computer interfaces.
  • Liaise with the technical support team to ensure business continuity.


About You

  • An excellent communicator with the ability to work under pressure and quickly respond to changing editorial requests and direction.
  • Possess reasonable knowledge of television fundamentals and broadcast vision/audio signals.
  • Proficiency in operating broadcast, media, and newsroom systems (desirable).
  • Strong understanding of computer-aligned technologies (desirable).
  • Flexibility to work rotating shifts and weekends.
  • Ability to learn and adapt to changing technologies in broadcast and media environments.


About the Benefits

  • A fantastic opportunity to work alongside talented professionals for the top-rating News team in Perth
  • An Osborne Park location with an onsite café, free gym and parking
  • An employee Perks program, health and wellbeing support program and more
  • Salary sacrifice packaging and a paid parental leave policy


Apply now!

Join us at Seven West Media and be a part of our success story. To apply simply click the ‘Apply Now’ button and follow the prompts to submit your resume and any supporting documents. Please note, only applicants who have current and valid Australian work rights can apply.


Apply now and join us behind the scenes at one of Australia’s most prominent media companies to let your talents shine.

SWM is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace.

SWM does not accept any unsolicited agency resumes and will not be responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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Seven West Media is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace.

Recruitment Agencies: Seven West Media does not accept any unsolicited agency resumes. Seven West Media is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.