Broadcast Engineering Technician, Bell Media

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Date: Apr 12, 2018

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 194087 


Bell is a truly Canadian company with over 137 years of success. We are defined by the passion of our team members and their belief in our company’s vast potential.

To ensure we continue to be recognized as Canada’s leading communications company, we’re committed to finding and developing the next generation of leaders. This means creating best-in-class career and development opportunities for our employees.

If you’re passionate, driven and find yourself seeking interesting work, new challenges and continuous learning opportunities, then we want you to join our team.

Our Network team plans, designs, builds and operates Bell’s multi-billion dollar networks, including the continued expansion of our fibre optic network, HSPA+ and LTE —  Canada’s largest and fastest wireless network.

The service we provide is the foundation of Bell’s competitive advantage and a critical step towards achieving Bell’s goal to be recognized by customers as Canada’s leading communications company.


Position: Broadcast Engineering Technician, Bell Media

Location: 9 Channel Nine Court, Toronto (Ontario)

Salary: Group 5/11 - Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Hours of Work: 40 hours per week. Overtime as required. Candidate must be able to work evening and overnight shifts.



  • Installing and supporting broadcast equipment and systems including:
    • Production switchers, routers and file servers
    • Broadcast automation and control systems
    • Broadcast and network distribution and monitoring systems
    • Cameras and display devices
    • Remote and media over IP productions
  • Partnering with project engineers to integrate multi-stage broadcast and media initiatives.
  • Collaborating with operations and production personnel to provide 24/7/365 zero downtime content delivery.
  • Documenting and communicating changes to installations and systems.


Essential Qualifications / Competencies:

  • The ability and desire to be part of a team.
  • The ability and desire to accelerate the transformation of systems and processes and commit to a continuous improvement philosophy.
  • The ability and desire to collaborate with clients, partners, and vendors to solve problems and improve workflows.
  • Post-Secondary education in electronics, computer systems, or television related studies.
  • Experience working in a Broadcast or related environment.

Competence in troubleshooting complex problems under tight timelines in dynamic environments.


Preferred Qualifications / Competencies:

  • Experience working with software, databases and network systems within a Broadcast environment.
  • Experience with broadcast standards such as SMPTE 292M, 424M, 2022, 2110, etc.
  • Experience with IT standards such as TCP/IP, OSI model, FTP, SNMP, RTP, etc.
  • Experience working in Agile/DevOps environments.
  • Candidate must be self-motivated and able to carry a challenge through to completion without supervision.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.




Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)


Additional Information:

Position Type: Union
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Toronto
Application Deadline: 04/26/2018

Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.


Bell is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees and customers feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live and serve, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.


Created: CanadaON, Toronto

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