Family Media TV Studio Sound Operator Job in Kenya

Family Media

Job Vacancy: TV Studio Sound Operator

Job Summary

We are looking for a candidate who is able to assemble, operate and maintain the technical equipment used to record, amplify, enhance, mix or reproduce sound in our TV studio.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assess the acoustics of the performance area and assemble and operate the necessary equipment
  • Consult with producers and performers to determine the sound requirements
  • Select, position, adjust and operate the equipment used for amplification and recording
  • Fix microphones to people who appear in the programmes
  • Set up, position and operate sound booms, microphones and loudspeakers
  • Apply technical knowledge of sound recording equipment to achieve the determined artistic objectives
  • Record sound onto digital audio tape or hard disk recorders
  • Monitor audio signals to detect sound-quality deviations or malfunctions
  • Anticipate and correct any sound related problems
  • Maintain and repair sound equipment


  • Have studied Sound Engineering or a related field
    Have at least one year of experience doing sound and handling lapel microphones
  • Have knowledge in sound acoustics and electronics
  • Have a good sense of pitch, rhythm, and be able to distinguish sound quality
  • Be versatile in using sound softwares and be able to use audio equipment
  • Be a team player, flexible, work long hours and excel under pressure
  • Have a crazy passion for media work

Qualified and interested candidates should email a cover letter and a copy of their CV to as soon as possible with the job title as the email subject.

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Communications and Media, Engineering and Technical
Updated: May 24, 2019 — 11:29 am