Sound Operator Jobs in Doha at التلفزيون العربي

Title: Sound Operator

Company: التلفزيون العربي

Location: Doha

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Sound Operator


Doha, Qatar


Full Time





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Sound Operator


The purpose of the Sound Operator is to assemble, operate and maintain the technical equipment used to record, amplify, mix or reproduce sound.

Primary Tasks:

Working closely with the Studio Production team and ensuring the appropriate actions to produce the sound

Assess the acoustics of the performance area and assemble and operate the necessary equipment

Consult with producers and performers to determine the sound requirements

Responsible for selecting, positioning, adjusting and operating the equipment used for amplification and recording

Applying technical knowledge of sound recording equipment to achieve determined artistic objectives

Recording sound onto digital audio tape or hard disk recorders;

Accountable for monitoring audio signals to detect sound-quality deviations or malfunctions;

Anticipating and correcting any problems;

Maintaining and repairing sound equipment.

Integrating (synchronisation) of pre-recorded audio (dialogue, sound effects and music) with visual content

Re-recording and synchronising audio (post-synching);

Mixing and balancing speech, effects and music

Creating and altering sound effects for use in films, television, etc.

Responsible to perform under pressure in a Live news environment

Essential Skills:

Good knowledge of physics of sound, technical aptitude and good oral skills

Excellent attention to detail and strong communication skills

Able handle pressure well as their work is often in live conditions

The ability to think ahead, spot trends and predict what they will need to add next

Ability to perform under pressure in a Live news environment and meet the target

Familiar with Ofcom guidelines with respect to Audio & RF.

Excellent communication & time management skills.

Excellent written & spoken English. The Arabic language is an advantage

Qualifications and Requirements:

More than 3 years experience in relevant field

Degree in relevant field

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