Broadcast Support Engineer
Sydney - Salaried
Southern Cross Austereo is all about delivering absolutely engaging entertainment solutions across an unrivalled portfolio of multimedia brands with the biggest shows, best talent and most exciting events across Australia. We engage staff who are the best in the business and want to work for a supportive, exciting and dynamic company with a culture of high performance. We look far and wide to employ a diverse workforce – we all bring something a little bit different – and in return we give you everything you need to bring your best self to work.
Southern Cross Austereo is looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Broadcast Support Engineer to join its Technology team in Sydney. This role will see you develop skills in audio and broadcasting. This is a fantastic opportunity for a positive minded candidate who has a strong interest and thirst for technology, and wants to further his/her career in the media industry with some great brands.
Working as part of a team of Engineers, your key focus will be the installation and maintenance of on-air infrastructure and broadcast facilities including transmission, production, on air studios and outside broadcasts. You will also to provide efficient customer service and technology solutions to internal customers.
You will need to have a strong customer focus and excellent verbal and written communication skills to allow you to build relationships with key stakeholders within the business. You will also require good problem-solving skills to enable you to support the Technology Manager in ensuring project deadlines to be met. The role will involve compulsory participation in the on-call roster for after-hours support, and working shifts covering both ends of the day.
Your experience in a similar role, combined with relevant electronics qualifications will ensure your success in this position. Experience as a Technology or Support Engineer in commercial radio or TV will be beneficial or you may also have worked in a production house or similar environment. A qualification in IT, electronics or telecommunications (or current study in one of these fields) will also be beneficial.
Still not convinced?
The benefits of working for us are countless – to name a few we provide flexible working arrangements, a focus on work-life balance, plenty of opportunity for internal progression, health insurance discounts, workplace banking programs, concert tickets, footy tickets, special client discounts throughout the year, rooftop gigs, social gatherings – the list goes on!
Most of all, SCA is a values driven organisation- If you genuinely live and breathe our values, you’ll be a perfect fit for SCA. We collaborate, take initiative, maximise creativity, have courage and act with integrity.
Keen? Apply now by submitting your resume and a cover letter, outlining your salary expectations.
Southern Cross Austereo is proud to be an inclusive employer that offers a safe and supportive environment for all of our employees, so that you can be your very best self at work. We are passionate about diversity and we strongly encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply. Should you require any additional support or considerations throughout our recruitment process, please do not hesitate to contact our Recruitment Team to discuss how we can accommodate your needs.
Please note Southern Cross Austereo reserves the right to begin the recruitment process for suitable candidates immediately.
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.