Internship Agency MCR Operator - Master Control Room Operator Jobs in Uganda

Internship Agency MCR Operator - Master Control Room Operator Jobs in Uganda


  • An MCR operator works within the MCR or Master Control Room, on equipment such as video monitors, satellite receivers, IP receivers, video tape machines and transmission equipment.

  • They verify the quality of the content, ensuring that the transmission complies with government regulations and responds to any technical problem in other areas of the operation.

  • The regulations include those of content (such as station ID, indecency, river basin rules, etc.) and technical regulations (including those against over modulation and “dead air”).

    Responsibilities

  • Sending & receiving of broadcast media and feeds.

  • Switching of video and audio within the station.

  • Switching of video and audio for third parties.

  • Establish communication circuits for Live Outside Broadcasts.

  • Recording of News and Programme feeds.

  • Operate Servers, Tape decks, Monitoring facilities, Colour corrector,

  • Standards converters, Aspect ratio converters, Satellite and IP decoders, Frame synchronisers.

  • Quality check feeds and recorded material to ensure it meets SportyTV´s specifications.

  • Communicate the delivery of material with the appropriate persons or departments.

  • Basic editing and audio manipulation including the trimming of incoming material into parts for transmission playout.

  • Ingesting material to server for edit or other use.

  • Operate SportyTV’s automation system for transmission playout.

  • Clearly and accurately document any issue or faults and communicate

  • Satellite & Fibre bookings when required.

    Skills Required

  • Strong computer skills in Windows OS

  • An interest
    in technology and engineering
    Good attention to detail

  • Ability to remain calm under pressure

  • The ability to prioritise, multi-task and work under pressure

  • A firm understanding of the Live Broadcast process

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Be aware and up to date with IT and Technology developments

  • Ability to analyse and provide solutions to problems is desirable.

  • Experience of Broadcast Automation systems would be useful.

  • Flexible and prepared to learn new skills, embrace and nurture a culture of change and positive attitude.

  • Strong work ethic and positive attitude a must.

  • General knowledge of sports world

    Basic Qualifications

  • two years in a similar position
    Computer

  • Skills – Access, Excel, Power Point, etc.

  • high level of knowledge in tv technical equipment

  • Satellite & Fibre knowledge

  • technical transmission knowledge

  • Bachelor in telecommunication technologies engineering

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Internship Agency MCR Operator - Master Control Room Operator Jobs in Uganda

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