Broadcast Technician Resume Samples

A Broadcast Technician is responsible for installing, setting up and monitoring equipment that are needed for conducting radio and television programs. The job description and duties included on the Broadcast Technician Resume are – setting up and maintaining the broadcast equipment; reporting problems and taking equipment for repairs; cleaning and storing equipment; adjusting the brightness and contrast of video transmitters; recording programs; monitoring and adjusting clarity, and strength incoming and outgoing signals; regulating broadcasting signals; verifying station that is on-air; preparing program schedules; and training assistants on how to use the production equipment.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – excellent speaking and listening skills; knowledge of troubleshooting and solving equipment and signal problems; strong manual dexterity and hand-eye coordination and excellent technical knowledge. These Technicians hold an associate degree in broadcast technology or a related field.

Broadcast Technician Resume example

Broadcast Technician Resume

Summary : Broadcast Technician professional with more than 17 years of experience working at broadcast stations, VOD encoding, and IT. Possess extensive knowledge of routers, switches, and IPTV.

Skills : Management Skills, Help Desk Support, Windows OS.

Description :

    1. Set up, operated, and maintained electronic equipment used to transmit radio and television programs.
    2. Monitored strength, clarity, and reliability of incoming and outgoing signals.
    3. Adjusted equipment to maintain quality broadcasts.
    4. Aligned antennae with receiving dishes to obtain the clearest signal for transmission of broadcasts from field locations.
    5. Ensured station operates within Federal Communications Commission (FCC) regulations.
    6. Performed facility and vehicle industrial health and safety inspections.
    7. Evaluated and resolved technical issues as they occur.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED


Broadcast Technician Resume

Summary : Accomplished Broadcast Technician who has worked on final commercial edits, adept at meeting client deadlines, and developing on-air quality results. Looking to pursue a career as a Broadcast Technician.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Technician, Final Cut Pro.

Description :

    1. Traveled to customer locations using Company-owned vehicle Inspect vehicles daily prior to use.
    2. Ensured that all fluid levels are correct.
    3. Inspected tires and vehicle lighting.
    4. Performed daily safety inspection. 
    5. Performed preventive maintenance as required in accordance with the Maintenance Contract. 
    6. Advised Customers as to required maintenance or repairs ensuring minimal to no downtime
    7. Used Oscilloscope, Vector monitor and digital multimeter, etc., diagnose, repair, and aligned various A/V equipment, tape machines, and peripherals Maintain repair parts inventory.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Broadcast Technician Resume

Headline : Seeking a Broadcast Technician position providing challenging opportunities that will apply my education and skills while offering advancement opportunities.

Skills : Advanced Knowledge of Windows, Editing Skills, Detail-Oriented, Good Communication.

Description :

    1. Installed cabling and new equipment.
    2. Experienced in technical maintenance relevant to electronics, communications, and broadcast systems. 
    3. Monitored Ford's network of satellite training broadcasts from the Video Operations Center, Ford Motor Credit.
    4. Repaired and maintained monitors, circuit boards, and other broadcast equipment.
    5. Operated Master Control, videotape recorders, and video cameras.
    6. Responsible for live switching on-air, receiving satellite feeds, dubbing commercial spots, running character generator, running tape decks, .
    7. Responsible for live internet broadcasts of all University sports and Fall/Spring concerts.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Media Arts

Broadcast Technician Resume

Objective : Seeking a position of Broadcast Technician. Extensive knowledge of broadcast automated systems and video streaming technology Valued by employers for the ability to excel in fast-paced, high-stress situations with ease and success.

Skills : Adobe Premiere, Microsoft Office, Video Production, Final Cut Pro.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the recording, quality control, and playback of programming received via satellite.
    2. Adjusted Video levels on programs that are being broadcast and also be recorded using a variety of vectorscopes and waveform monitors.
    3. Acted as tape operator to roll video packages during newscasts.
    4. Coordinated fiber transmissions of video.
    5. Performed booking uplinks and downlinks and fiber pass-through.
    6. Accessed satellite space for uplinks. 
    7. Managed to set up, break down, and running of cameras. 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.A In Communications

Broadcast Technician Resume

Summary : To obtain a Broadcast Technician position with the opportunity to interact with people while strengthening existing skills in customer service and communication utilizing my experience in Business Marketing Information Technology.

Skills : Basic Computer And Networking Competency.

Description :

    1. Maintained the program logs for both KFVS and WQWQ and log any discrepancies that may occur, including severe weather outbreaks and special news reports.
    2. Monitored the daily schedule of recorded program feeds, promotions, and commercials and prepare them for future air dates. 
    3. Facilitated live broadcast games with sound by setting up audio equipment, while supporting the production center.
    4. Responsible for the production of living and pre-recorded sports entertainment.
    5. Lead Camera Operator, Studio style, and handheld experienced with the ability to set up equipment. 
    6. Utilized Vectroscopes, Waveform Analyzers, Frequency Generators, and other standard test equipment as part of product evaluation.
    7. Performed installation and wiring of equipment for studio purposes.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.A In Communications

Broadcast Technician Resume

Headline : Motivated Electronics Engineering Technician and Information Technology Professional with in-depth technical skills in computer electronics and networking systems. Having worked in technical production, technical analysis, and customer service roles.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Social Media Marketing, Planner.

Description :

    1. Installed and repaired television and radio broadcast/production equipment.
    2. Developed familiarity with satellite dish set-up and the use of various types of taps, splitters, amplifiers, and cables in order to combat signal loss and degradation.
    3. Set-up and maintained two sets of remote location broadcast equipment for monthly live broadcasts.
    4. Installed 200 feet and replaced 300 feet of underground cabling throughout the base, ensuring optimal picture quality from the broadcasting station satellite dishes to each end of the base.
    5. Took the initiative to survey base underground cable, building drops, and connection boxes to create a detailed base drawing for future technicians. 
    6. Performed pre-termination procedures.
    7. Ordered replacement parts as needed for each open repair order.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Political Science

Broadcast Technician Resume

Headline : To obtain a challenging Broadcast Technician position to further my work experience and skills in the broadcast and Media Operations industry.

Skills : Troubleshooting, Creative Writing, Adobe Photoshop CS6.

Description :

    1. Performed initial setup of new computers, either from ghosted images or documented procedures.
    2. Responded to requests from programming staff for technical support.
    3. Based on the published schedule and last-minute requests setup ISDN and IP connections for audio feeds and route to studios. 
    4. Managed equipment maintenance and inventory of broadcast, post-production, and consumer equipment.
    5. Worked with a variety of transcoding and broadcast server technologies of new media formats with closed captions. 
    6. Remoted engineer for Detroit Tigers, Pistons, Lions, and other various broadcasts.
    7. Recorded and edited local, and national news stories from reporters, CBS, and AP.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's Of Fine Arts In Video Production

Broadcast Technician Resume

Summary : Experienced Broadcast Technician in the television industry. Excellent in the operation and maintenance of several TV networks at one time while ensuring quality error-free air.

Skills : Graphic Design, Video Production, Film Production, Live Production, Ad Development.

Description :

    1. Participated in the integration of Lifetime's new digital broadcast operations facility.
    2. Launched, reauthorized, and changed out video cipher units to affiliate stations.
    3. Identified numerous potential errors on network playlists in the last 3 years saving the company lost revenue and incorrect promotion of programming. 
    4. Worked audio console for live broadcast and set all of the broadcast routings for the news.
    5. Edited video for on-air use. 
    6. Worked in the field on over 75 broadcasts for clients such as ESPN, FOX Sports, NBC, and MLB Network. 
    7. Recorded & edited local and national news stories from reporters, CBS and AP.
    8. Maintained current stock levels as directed by Supervisor Fabricate Audio/Video cables as required Military Experience & Education.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BA In Communications

Broadcast Technician Resume

Headline : As a Broadcast Technician, Responsible for evaluating and implementing core processes and procedures in a fast-paced and customer-oriented environment. Positive and professional attitude, appearance, and demeanor.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Multi-line phone systems, Inventory, Filing, Video Production.

Description :

    1. Carried out duties pertinent to the crew including set design, lighting, camera operation, floor directing, and teleprompting.
    2. Learned basics of switching on a Sony MVS-8000 switcher producing non-live productions to be aired at later specified times.
    3. Learned and operated Chyron Graphics System for use during productions.
    4. Acted as Graphics Designer and Chyron Operator on weekend productions.
    5. Shot and edited High School Football video for Football Friday.
    6. Helped with weekly productions by WRAL-TV including Spiritual Awakening, Tarheel Talk, NC Spin, and Brain Game. 
    7. Operated cameras and floor directed for live news broadcasts.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Communication Media

Broadcast Technician Resume

Headline : Engaged, professional, and technically-minded Emerson alum among the studio television production industry. A self-disciplined leader but impassioned by collaboration with others.

Skills : Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop, Research Graphic Design Writing.

Description :

    1. Worked as a broadcast television engineer on a premier fleet of high-definition production trailers.
    2. Served as a liaison between clients and a fully integrated broadcast studio, providing direct support of critical equipment in the field.
    3. Moved into engineering role after a demanding one-year apprenticeship at the company's field shop.
    4. Assisted in the build and test phase of three production units.
    5. Assisted in the integration and test of an Evertz EXE IP Router, the first for a mobile unit.
    6. Received training directly from equipment vendors including Evertz, EVS, Calrec, and Tektronix.
    7. Mastered the operation and repair of baseband and IP routers, intercom systems, and IT networking systems as part of the tight infrastructure of each unit.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Visual & Media Arts