Production Floater - Breakfast Television

Date: Sep 10, 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!

Breakfast Television, Canada’s #1 Morning Show, is looking for a hardworking, passionate, and organized individual to take on the role of Production Floater.  BT shoots from 6 am-10 am daily and this role is required to start their day at 4:30 am to set up the show for success.  This individual must be detail-oriented and enjoy a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.  

What you will do...

  • Perform duties as a production assistant, deko operator, floor director, teleprompter, news director
  • Provides descriptive and concise information of in-studio segments to the Producer / News Director over headset in a timely manner
  • Participates in pre/post production meetings
  • Assists on field production shoots if required
  • General production duties as required 

What you will bring...

  • Proven experience in production related position
  • Experience with QView and QNews is highly desirable
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; which includes an ability to provide clear, concise, and timely information to several people within a short time frame
  • Ability to effectively multi-task and approach responsibilities with a sense of urgency
  • Ability to work well with a variety of personalities and maintain a positive attitude even in highly stressful, time sensitive situations
  • The ability to constantly monitor and comprehend information, directions and requests from control room staff on headset, Talent, Segment Producers, and Producer in studio.
  • Clear, concise and timely is a must for this communication (i.e. a sense of urgency is required)
  • Self-motivated, high energy, and imaginative with a great deal of attention to detail
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: Day
Length of Contract: No Selection
Work Location: 33 Dundas St. East (909), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Broadcasting & Production
Requisition ID: 244412
Posting Notes:  Media 

Job Segment: Network, Telecom, Telecommunications, Technology

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

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