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Freelance MCR Engineers

Multiple experienced MCR Engineers are urgently required to join a leading broadcast services company on a freelance basis, across both the North West and South East of England. In this role, you will be responsible for quality checking the integrity of all incoming and outgoing video and audio signals and monitoring the performance of operational systems.            

As MCR Engineer, your duties will also involve communicating and escalating faults swiftly, booking lines and feeds for occasional use services when necessary, undertaking routine testing and maintenance of transmission equipment and operating Master Control switchers. You will also be responsible for providing technical advice and assistance across studios, lines and live operations and coordinating services with customers, satellite operators and 3rd party providers.      

To be considered for this role, candidates must have previous experience of working within a Master Control Room/ Teleport environment with good working knowledge of RF, uplink, multiplex, encoding and conditional access systems, video routers, talkback units and video monitoring systems.                 

This is a shift-based role working on a rota of 12-hour shifts across early, late and nights, as well as weekends.                       

This is an excellent opportunity to work on an exciting project for a leading broadcast services provider.                 

If you feel you have the right skillset and determination to succeed in this exciting position and you are already eligible to work in the UK, please apply with a copy of your CV now.