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Coordinating Studio Operator

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 794531BR Location Los Angeles, California, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted May 20, 2021

Job Summary:

Production Operations is a division of Programming and Production and consists of several groups: Network Control, PCR, Studio, and Edit. Production Operations employees are responsible for the operational positions such as camera, video shading, editing, master control, technical directing, audio and media functions that support domestic and international studio and event programming and network operations.

The Coordinating Studio Operator must have exceptional operational skills and comprehensive knowledge in the use of all broadcast equipment and technology within assigned operating areas, including but not limited to; camera jib systems, camera stabilization systems, high definition studio cameras, pedestals and lenses, camera control units, color correction, studio routing and patching, server based playback devices, studio lighting, PC and console based lighting boards, robotic camera operation, virtual technology, and developed studio awareness and troubleshooting skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays. Flexibility to alter shifts/days off to accommodate projects and departmental objectives.
  • Exceptional operating skills and ability to perform under strict timelines and/or live conditions with little supervision.
  • Highly developed knowledge of broadcast methods, workflow, equipment, facility layouts and troubleshooting practices as they relate to operational assignments.
  • Ability to understand complex information and disseminate it to proper personnel. Effectively communicate problem solving efforts, results, and resolutions.
  • Expected to fully comprehend and comply with applicable SOPs and subsequent workflows for assigned areas. Make recommendations, as necessary, to change and/or enhance departmental SOPs and other policies.
  • Embraces new technology and workflows in order to create accurate and efficient results in specific assignments or future plans.
  • Expected to document and/or file reports, as necessary, on specific working conditions, equipment status and personal development at the request of management.
  • Significant ability to identify problems, recommend solutions and/or resolve operational errors and equipment failures.
  • Any other duties needed to help achieve Business Objectives

Basic Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 6 years practical Television Production or related experience at the large market or network level.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Vocational School Certification.
  • Related applicable broadcast industry experience.

Required Education

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent.

Preferred Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree. In Communications, Studio Production, Journalism or related field.


About Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Streaming Technology LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.

Disney Streaming Technology LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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