Broadcast Technology Apprentice
Melbourne - Full time
Southern Cross Austereo – one of Australia’s most progressive and exciting entertainment based media companies – is looking for proactive and self-motivated individual who has a passion for IT, multimedia, electronics, video and audio to work in Melbourne. A genuine interest in having a fun and exciting career in the radio and television broadcasting industry is a must.
What are we looking for?
This is an Apprenticeship opportunity, which would suit someone who already has a passion and basic understanding of computers, electronics or audio. This means that you can pull apart a PC and put it back together, know the basics of an audio mixer, can perform basic soldering or have a natural curiosity to find out how things work.
What are we offering?
We will financially support you through a part time Certificate III in Electronics and Communications at TAFE (including study materials) whilst you are working. You may need to travel to attend formal study for up to 6 weeks a year.
What will you need to bring?
You will be a proactive candidate who has a positive can-do attitude, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and a thirst for knowledge and technology. Balancing work and studying, you will need to have great time management skills and be very committed to gaining your formal qualifications. At the conclusion of the traineeship, you will have both a formal qualification and hands-on experience, which will set you up for a long career within the broadcasting industry.
Also, because you will be working as part of a national organisation, you will be able to learn from the best in the industry. You will also get the rare opportunity to gain experience building new studios for both traditional and digital radio.
The opportunities are endless when you’re working for one of Australia’s leading media company. As the newest member of the team you’ll get all the support and guidance you need to develop your skills, grow your media career and reach your full potential.
Keen? If you are committed to working with us for the next 4 years, and are excited by this amazing opportunity then please click 'Apply' to submit your cover letter and resume.
As one of Australia's most innovative and exciting entertainment-based media companies, working for Southern Cross Austereo is far more than a job – it’s an opportunity to be associated with one of the world’s leaders in media entertainment. Our radio networks are committed to delivering the country’s best entertainment, music, sport, comedy and big events to Australians whilst our digital division is leading the way in thought leadership and innovation. We also have affiliation arrangements with all of the metropolitan commercial television networks which means SCA’s television services cover most of regional Australia. The combination of our TV, Radio and digital assets can reach 95% of Australians, engaging over 10 million people per week, making us a truly integrated media company.
Employing approximately 2,500 staff nationally, SCA is an exciting, vibrant, energetic and progressive company. Our values are the standards which our people share that guide our day-to-day decisions, shape or individual and collective behaviour and make us who we are today.
The opportunities to grow your career is endless when you’re working for one of Australia’s leading media companies. We provide all staff with ongoing support and guidance to develop your skills, grow your media career and reach your full potential.
We are committed to advancing equal employment opportunities for our staff and to diversify and develop our workforce. Furthermore, we aim to recognise the value of attracting and retaining employees with different backgrounds, experience, knowledge and abilities. We also aim to ensure diversity contributes to our business success and benefits individuals, teams, clients and the community.