Integrated Playout Operator

Date: Apr 29, 2021

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 30 million of 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

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 temporarily working from home.

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

We’re looking for an Integrated Playout Operator.

What you will do…

  • Support all daily requirements in Master Control.
  • Manage on-air playlists and ensure scheduled assets are available
  • Oversee technical setup and routing of live broadcast signals.
  • Investigate on-air issues and provide detailed discrepancy reports.
  • Solve on-air problems and assist the engineering team to trouble shoot technical issues.
  • Liaise with Programming, Client Services, and Production for planning and last-minute changes.
  • Monitor and maintain broadcast signals for distribution over all media platforms
  • Adhere to all broadcast policies & procedures.
  • Monitoring and maintain multiple channels ensuring that all content airs correctly and ensuring that our broadcast quality meets all technical requirements

What you will bring...

  • Excellent understanding of studio and remote production.
  • Ability to react quickly in a fast-paced broadcast environment.
  • The ability to work independently and decisively while always following instructions provided by other departments
  • Experience with Imagine Automation in a server-based Master Control Environment.
  • Working knowledge of VPMS including Media Portal, Scheduling UI and booking form

Here’s what you can expect in return:

  • A competitive salary and benefits that include access to our Employee Share Accumulation Program, Retirement Benefits and a variety of other perks including 50% off Rogers services and Blue Jays tickets
  • 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.
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: Full time
Shift: Rotating
Length of Contract: 12 Months
Work Location: 1 Mount Pleasant (083), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & TV Operations
Requisition ID: 222770
Posting Notes:  Media 

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