Multi-Function Room Operator, 3 months contract, Bell ExpressVu LP

  • Bell
  • CA - ON - Toronto
  • 2 weeks ago

Company Name: Bell

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Job Duration: 2022-01-14 to 2022-02-13


Req Id: 341631 


At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team. 

Bell is making unmatched investments in our world-leading broadband fibre and wireless networks because we know they’re the backbone of the products and services our customers love. If you’re excited about transforming the way people connect, our Network team is the right place for you.  

Location: 115 Scarsdale Road, Toronto, ON

Status: Regular Full Time

Salary:  Wage Schedule B

Number of Positions: 1


The new Bell TV Multi-Function Room Operator (MFR) is responsible for monitoring all technical broadcast activities during their shift. Bell TV is looking for an individual who shows exceptional personal drive. Position requires flexible hours to cover a 7-day, 24-hour operation that includes overnight, weekends and holidays. A qualified candidate should be a team player, willing to learn something new every day, have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, work well under pressure and possess a good understanding of computers. Even if your degree is not necessarily in Broadcast or Computer Science, but you have passion in technology and can think on your feet, you may be who we are looking for.


Duties and Accountabilities:

  • Monitor 1000+ channels to ensure the quality and stability of services on all platforms
  • Report equipment problems to Engineering and perform emergency workarounds (Simultaneous Substitution)
  • Black-Outs verification
  • Perform Live to Air switching to Live for special events 
  • Act as the liaison between all Content Providers and BellTV –TV
  • Change management
  • Perform other duties as requested


Required Competencies and Skills:

  • 2-5 years’ experience in a broadcast environment
  • Expert  knowledge of HD, 4K, IP technologies
  • Advanced knowledge and proficiency of broadcast streaming video formats
  • Advanced knowledge and proficiency of Over-the-Top (OTT) applications
  • Knowledge of backhaul infrastructure network
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Able to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Possess strong organizational skills while supporting the success of a team
  • Acts well in high pressure situations
  • Interaction with various dashboards on an ongoing basis while remaining focused
  • Solid PC based computer skills
  • Knowledge of Agile methodology and associated tools (Trello Boards, Kanban)
  • Enthusiastic attitude that supports and allows constant development of skills and practices


Educational Qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate for the position should have a diploma in Broadcasting or Network related fields
  • Intermediate knowledge of all aspects in signal flow and an understanding of IP technologies


Working Conditions:

  • 7 day, 24 hour operation that includes overnight shifts, weekends and holidays


Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec. 


Additional Information:

Position Type: Union 
Job Status: Temporary – Full time 
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

Flexible work profile: Full-time in office (meaning that you will be required to perform your work on-site)
Application Deadline: 01/20/2022 


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


At Bell, we don’t just accept difference – we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.


Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at


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