Operate digital Satellite News Gathering production trucks and flyaway units in base and in the field.
Undertake basic maintenance tasks on the vehicles and flyaway units
Respond to alarms/warnings in accordance with procedures. When necessary maintain an awareness of the disposition of staff working alone on equipment at any of the Satellite Business Units, SNG uplinks, Teleports or Customer Premises Up-linking sites
Provide help and information to customers on their programs needs, transmission status and on-pass information/bookings to the relevant department. Produce transmission and customer incident reports.
Deal with enquiries from suppliers, customers, and other service providers
Keep up to date with new satellite equipment technology. Keep abreast of all satellite orbital position changes
Carries out additional duties as directed by Bureau Chief / SAT Desk Supervisor or the Senior SNG Engineer
Experience in operation of SNG equipment.
Experience in the testing and /or maintenance and/or operation of electronic equipment in the satellite up-linking, broadcasting or communications fields