Broadcast Operator / Assistant


We are currently searching for a Broadcast Operator / Assistant to join our team. This exciting position assists the Broadcast Manager in providing television and "radio" programming. Onboard television and radio broadcasts consist of a mix of pre-recorded and/or live material. Sources of broadcast material include satellite programming, terrestrial broadcasts, pre-recorded content, and live content. Live content can be from a satellite feed or from a lecture or show taking place onboard the ship.

The candidate should have minimum of one year experience in an upscale hotel, resort, cruise ship, entertainment or recreational industry (shipboard experience preferred).

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

Assists the Broadcast Manager in the formulation of television and radio broadcast schedule/s

Assists the Broadcast Manager in carrying out the television and radio broadcast schedules paying attention to start times and broadcast quality

Assists the Broadcast Manager in creating programming where necessary. This means shooting and editing various lectures, activities, or shows for playback at later times, or shooting and mixing them for live broadcast

Assists the Broadcast Manager with monitoring of the PA system around the ship paying attention to clarity, volume, and coverage

Assists the Broadcast Manager in overseeing the video-related requirements and related setups for activities that may take place in various lounges around the ship



Hiring Requirements:

Minimum of one year experience in an upscale hotel, resort, cruise ship, entertainment or recreational industry (shipboard experience preferred)

Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form

Superior customer service, team building and conflict resolution skills

Very strong communication, problem solving, organizational, decision making, and interpersonal skills

Intermediate computer software skills required

Completion of high school or basic education equivalency required

Coursework in work in TV/Video production at an accredited college or university or the international equivalent preferred

All shipboard employees must meet all physical requirements, including the ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation, including the participation in life-saving procedures and drills

Ability to read, write and speak English clearly and distinctly

All international applicants must have the ability to obtain a C1/D1 visa (and other relevant visas) when applicable