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With a content portfolio like no other media organisation in the country, SBS occupies multiple channels and platforms, and provides a unique opportunity for employees to help make Australia a better place to live.

Studio Technical Director

At SBS, we’re more than journalists, technical engineers and marketing specialists. We’re a group of talented individuals with a shared goal of innovation, integrity and inclusiveness. SBS developed a reputation as one of the world’s coolest broadcasters with our dynamic team of forward thinkers and diverse voices, and now we’re looking for fresh talent to join us.

The team

Our SBS Technology Division supports the business to deliver their goals through the use of technology, and our Broadcast Operations department is a service driven department that assists our content makers to deliver their content to our audiences through pre and post production facilities and resources.

The role

Reporting to the Studio Manager you will be responsible for the overall technical running of the studio, working closely with the Director and Audio Operators to provide the highest level of client service to ensure that client expectations are met. You will be instrumental in providing creative and technical expertise in regard to the preparation of the Studio Floor and Studio Control room for the production of programs, news and live event requirements.

This job will appeal to an experienced studio technical director who has the ability to operate and be familiar with Television production equipment both in the Studio and on location. This is a role that requires a high level of multiskilling and knowledge of areas such as Camera Operation, Vision Switching, EVS, Studio Automation, Technical and Lighting, all of which will set you up for success.

The right person will be highly motivated with a meticulous eye for detail and will have a high degree of initiative. You will also be able to recognise the pressures of working in a deadline driven broadcast environment.

SBS is a place where creative, curious, and talented people are supported and good ideas and hard work is rewarded. As part of the SBS team you’ll also be able to access free onsite parking, free gym membership and the incredible chance to join a team who make a difference every day.

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