Job Details: MCR Operator x 5

MCR Operator x 5

Job Specification

Job Title: MCR Operator x 5
Ref: 4671
Location: Europe: North of England, UK
Sector: Operations & Production
Type: Permanent

Job Details

We are currently working with a leading digital sports content provider, based in the north of England, that is looking to recruit multiple experienced MCR Operators on a permanent basis. This is part of an exciting expansion period for our client’s already extensive portfolio of live and on-demand sport content across their OTT platform offering.

As an MCR Operator, you will be responsible for providing support to the master control room and ensuring the smooth delivery of all content transmitted worldwide. Your duties will include carrying out configurations according to booking information, quality controlling incoming and outgoing broadcasts and completing line-up checks and procedures with production teams. You will also manage switchings into the playout channels for live broadcasts.

To be considered for this role, it is essential that applicants demonstrate previous experience of working within a live broadcast environment, ideally within an MCR or Transmission (TX) facility and have a strong working knowledge of broadcast formats and video signals. Any additional knowledge of satellite transmission, RF delivery, HD, quality control (QC), new media, encoding or streaming technologies would be highly advantageous.

It is vital that you have exceptional attention to detail and are self-motivated, with the ability to multi-task and work calmly under pressure within a busy, live broadcast environment.

This position will be working as part of a shift rota within a 24/7 broadcast environment, which will include full nights, weekends and public holidays.

If you feel you have the right skills and experience to be considered for this opportunity and want to be part of this exciting project, then please apply now.

Please note, our client is unable to provide visa / work permit sponsorship, so please only apply if you have a full EU passport or the required visa/documentation already in place to live and work in the UK without restriction.

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