Vacancy Details - Parliament of Western Australia

Position Title:Broadcast Operator
Level and Salary:$61,172 - $66,256 (pro-rata) per annum (Level 2) + superannuation + extra benefits
Department:Parliamentary Services
Section:Reporting Services
Employment Type:Permanent, Part Time
Primary Responsibilities and Additional Information:The Parliamentary Services Department is looking for a suitably qualified Broadcast Operator to assist in the broadcasting of parliamentary debates.

The Broadcast Control Room provides a high-quality broadcast of the parliamentary proceedings for access by members, chambers, parliamentary staff, the media, electorate and ministerial staff and the public. The broadcast is reticulated on the MATV system in the parliamentary precinct and streamed to the internet.

Key responsibilities include —

monitoring parliamentary proceedings, switching cameras and microphones;
operation of control room consoles;
equipment testing and minor maintenance;
recording and editing.

The anticipated hours of work for this part-time seasonal position will be approximately 15 hours Tuesday to Thursday when Parliament is in session (approximately 24 weeks per year) including some late nights. There may also be the occasional opportunity to work additional hours.

Parliamentary Services Department employees enjoy a range of benefits designed to make Parliament a great place to work. These include a pleasant work environment in a great location, free parking, staff canteen, active social club, and free use of our gymnasium.

Please note: you must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident to apply for this role.

Details:Applications marked “Confidential – Part-Time Broadcast Operator” must include an application for employment form, a copy of your resume and a brief statement (no more than 2 pages) addressing the selection criteria found in Section 6 of the Job Description form. Please email to or post to the Human Resources Manager, Parliament House, 4 Harvest Terrace Perth WA 6000 by the closing date.
Contact for Further Information:Job related enquiries can be directed to Mr Laurie Mansell, Reporting Services Manager on (08) 9222 7355 or by emailing
Closing Date and Time:Friday 23 August 2019, 4.00pm
(Applications received after the Closing Date will NOT be accepted)
Job Description Form:
(including Selection Criteria)
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