Broadcast Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00072785-1
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: BFBS
  • Location: Hybrid (with 2 days per week at Chalfont St Peter)
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Advert / Media / Entertainment, I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

There is a unique and exciting role at the heart of the technology department at BFBS who are responsible for providing broadcast and entertainment services to the British Forces serving in the UK and across the world. BFBS is looking for a dynamic Broadcast Engineer to be part of a talented team of engineers supporting a live TV studio, a lively news team and a variety of radio services and studios.

This is not a role for people who prefer a predictable routine. BFBS provide broadcast services to a very fluid audience base, who demand and deserve the best, and their requirements are often unpredictable and require to be satisfied quickly.

This is not a role for people who prefer specialising in one part of a broadcast system. BFBS Technology is responsible for broadcast services across the entire broadcast chain, from the microphone and camera through to the audience's devices, while we don’t expect anybody to be an expert on the entire system on day one, they need to have an interest in it all.

This not a role for people who prefer to tackle one task at a time. There are always multiple projects and programs for work to be managed at BFBS, and we are looking for somebody who can be part of a multi-skilled team to support and deliver BFBS services across the globe.

If you are currently working in an engineering role in broadcast technology support, or similar media industry, and you are looking for a challenge and willing to expand your knowledge across multiple broadcast services, then this maybe the ideal role for you.

Leave the mundane behind, embrace the excitement of working for a dynamic and global broadcaster

How to apply

Please click the below 'Apply now' or e-mail and send your CV with an e-mail outlining the skills and experience that you can bring to this role. 

We would be grateful if you can also complete the Equal Opportunities form and submit as part of your application.

All applicants must be able to demonstrate current eligibility to work in the UK.

What we offer

We offer a competitive employee benefits package that has been designed to support your health and well-being, and care for you financially. This includes a generous holiday entitlement, flexible/hybrid working, family friendly policies and employee assistance programme.

We are a modern, vibrant and forward-thinking organisation and attract talented people to join and develop at BFBS, where we strive to create a diverse and collaborative working environment where everyone can contribute, learn and be themselves. We have a number of networks run by our community of colleagues, including Wellbeing, and Diversity and Inclusion.

For more information about BFBS and what we can offer you, please go to Careers at BFBS

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Due to the number of applications received, if you do not hear from us within 14 days of applying you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.