10 hours

Technical Operator

Abu Dhabi
  • Job Code
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Technical Operator

Jobid 23768-391535

Location: Abu Dhabi, ARE

Description **Job Number** 38056BR

**Job Title** Technical Operator

**Business Segment** CNBC

**Sub-Business** CNBC International

**Posting Category** Studio Technical Operations

**About Us** CNBC is the recognized global leader in business news, providing real-time financial market coverage and business information. CNBC’s international operations include regional networks in Europe and Asia-Pacific that provide the latest market information, unrivalled coverage of breaking news, in-depth analysis, and interviews with business leaders. CNBC in Europe reaches more than 110 million households, in addition to leading banks, financial institutions, and hotels across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. CNBC in Asia-Pacific reaches more than 70 million households in 21 countries. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United Arab Emirates

**State** - -

**City** Abu Dhabi



• Studio floor management

- Greeting and preparing guests to go on-air

- Liaise with talent on ground

- Managing the studio environment, ensuring guests are in the right place on time

• Camera operation

- Operating of Camera/Jib Camera/Robotic Cameras/Hand Held Cameras and Prompter according to show format.

• Live Sound Mixer

- operates audio consoles for ‘live’ and pre-recorded studio shows

- Guide and prepare guest on microphones, ensure connection to VT sources, external guest sources and music source are in place.

• CG Control

- Preparation of CGs for on-air

- Controlling the Chryon during live programmers

• Studio Directing / Vision Mixer

- Responsible for vision switching during live shows where required.

- Giving anchors on-air cues and controlling timing in between various show sections

• Lighting

- Responsible for changing and resetting studio lights during production

• General

- Responsible to perform basic maintenance and housekeeping of studio equipment.


• Previous experience of broadcast studio experience, preferably in a live, broadcast environment with the ability to handle pressure of "live" broadcast.

• Previous experience in the operation of lighting, camera and sound systems/equipment.

• Ability to multi-task (operating of multiple and diverse systems and equipment)

• Good knowledge of non-linear systems with a preferred knowledge of Grass Valley Edius systems.

• Able to operate studio cameras in a live to news environment

• Excellent communication skills and able to work well with people.

• Ability to pace and prioritize workload while working on several projects simultaneously and meeting deadlines.

• Flexible and able to work shifts (including early morning shift) and in weekends when necessary.

• Good PC skills

• English is essential, Arabic would be beneficial.

The responsibilities associated with this position are not limited to the above description and may be modified at any time by the Company.



  • Arts / Entertainment / Media
  • News/Programming/Production

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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