Broadcast Technician

Come play a key role in building the future of Sports & Media! Everyone wants to be part of a transformational team – and that’s exactly what we’re building at Rogers Sports & Media. A team that innovates and a team that wins.

 

At Rogers Sports & Media we are committed to creating and growing teams that are digital-first, fast-moving and bold-thinking and are focused on delivering impact with everything they do. Our impressive collection of assets includes media properties, sports teams, sports events & production, venues, e-commerce platforms and a close connection with our Connected Home and Wireless team. Collectively, we touch the lives of 30 million Canadians every month!

 

Not only is our business strong, but so is our culture. We genuinely care about each other and working in an environment that allows each of us to bring our best authentic selves to work. That starts with our firm commitment to a diverse, inclusive and safe workplace. We’re also dedicated to giving back by using our media megaphone to help Canadians who need it most. Our team is All IN on diversity and inclusion – find out more at www.allinforequity.ca.

 

This role has been posted in locations where we have a Rogers corporate site. We encourage qualified candidates from across the country to apply who can reasonably commute  to one of these locations.

 

As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently.

 

Are you up for the challenge and the fun?  If so, consider the following opportunity!

 


We are looking for a Media Broadcast Technician accountable for providing comprehensive technical support to the live production and ancillary staff of the Edmonton and Satellite markets.

 

In Rogers Sports Media, broadcast is undergoing dramatic transformation, the successful candidate joins a team at the forefront of making this happen. This role offers the opportunity to participate in initiatives spanning from legacy to the leading edge of innovation in a time of rapid change. 
 

What you will do...

•    Provide personalized technical support to on-air, internal, and remote staff, including remote assistance the work-from-home 
•    Maintain, repair, and install broadcast studio systems, including automation systems
•    Maintain, repair, and install broadcast Digital systems such as live streaming audio and video
•    Maintain, repair, and install AM, FM, and DTV transmission systems, including microwave and associated subsystems
•    Source and procure capital and operational material
•    Create and maintain complete site documentation
•    Coordinate and cooperate with other Rogers divisions
•    Rotating Production shifts after-hours on-call with occasional travel
 
What you will bring...
•    Demonstrated experience in a terrestrial broadcast support environment, including transmission plants
•    Demonstrated expertise with modern computer systems and networks, video broadcast networks, digital audio networks, broadcast automation and transmission systems with networking experience an asset. 
•    Proactive attitude excited to complete projects and tasks with minimal supervision
•    Calm demeanor under challenge with strong customer focus
•    A valid provincial driver’s license
•    Comfortable lifting and handling standard broadcast equipment and working on ladders under 2 meters
•    Comfort working flexible hours when required and being on a regular after-hours on-call rotation with other team members
 
Here’s what you can expect in return:
•    A competitive wage
•    A manager who deeply cares about your development and long-term career at Rogers
•    A team that trusts and wants to win together
•    Smart and accomplished colleagues who are focused on both the “what” and the “how” 
•    As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently

 

We’re looking for someone who:
•    Is naturally curious and driven to win 
•    Cares about people and the world around them 
•    Has a digital-first and a technical inclination to operate multiple systems and procedures
•    Is a bold, creative thinker, providing solutions with assistance from support teams and partners
•    Is passionate about news, sport and entertainment media and technology
•    Understands the challenges of the market and ready to win as a team!

 

 

As a condition of hire, all new employees will be required to provide proof of vaccinations against COVID 19. Any request for an exception under Human Rights legislation must be supported by evidence to be considered by Rogers on a case by case basis.

 

Please click here to review conditions that may qualify for medical exemption to the COVID-19 vaccine.

 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

Schedule: Part time
Shift: Variable
Length of Contract: No Selection
Work Location: 5915 Gateway Boulevard (218), Edmonton, AB 
Travel Requirements: Up to 25%
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & Broadcast Technicians
Requisition ID: 224631
 
Posting Notes:  Rogers Sports & Media 

 

 

 

Location: 

Edmonton, AB, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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