Broadcast Transmitter Operator

Broadcast Transmitter Operators operate consoles to control radio or television broadcast transmitters.

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    Overview

    Broadcast Transmitter Operators operate consoles to control radio or television broadcast transmitters.

    Day-to-day

    • operates microwave equipment to transmit video information to transmitter sites and receive video signals from remote locations
    • maintains and repairs radio and television transmitters and associated equipment.

    Considerations

    • Requires driving

    To become a Broadcast Transmitter Operator

    • You can work as a Broadcast Transmitter Operator without formal qualifications if you are able to demonstrate your technical competency to employers. It is common for Broadcast Transmitter Operators to complete either a Vocational Education and Training (VET) or university course in broadcast technology, audio visual studies or screen and media studies.

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