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  • Direct setup of remote facilities and install or cancel programs at remote stations.
27-4012.00 Broadcast Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Monitor strength, clarity, and reliability of incoming and outgoing signals, and adjust equipment as necessary to maintain quality broadcasts.
  • Play and record broadcast programs, using automation systems.
  • Set up, operate, and maintain broadcast station computers and networks.
  • Select sources from which programming will be received or through which programming will be transmitted.
  • Install broadcast equipment, troubleshoot equipment problems, and perform maintenance or minor repairs, using hand tools.
  • Substitute programs in cases where signals fail.
  • Align antennae with receiving dishes to obtain the clearest signal for transmission of broadcasts from field locations.
  • Make commercial dubs.
  • Set up and operate portable field transmission equipment outside the studio.
27-4031.00 Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Film Bright Outlook
  • Set up and perform live shots for broadcast.
  • Set up and operate electric news gathering (ENG) microwave vehicles to gather and edit raw footage on location to send to television affiliates for broadcast.
27-2012.05 Media Technical Directors/Managers Bright Outlook
  • Operate equipment to produce programs or broadcast live programs from remote locations.
27-4032.00 Film and Video Editors Bright Outlook
  • Set up and operate computer editing systems, electronic titling systems, video switching equipment, and digital video effects units to produce a final product.
27-3011.00 Broadcast Announcers and Radio Disc Jockeys Bright Outlook
  • Give network cues permitting selected stations to receive programs.
27-4011.00 Audio and Video Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Install, adjust, and operate electronic equipment to record, edit, and transmit radio and television programs, motion pictures, video conferencing, or multimedia presentations.
27-3023.00 News Analysts, Reporters, and Journalists
  • Transmit news stories or reporting information from remote locations, using equipment such as satellite phones, telephones, fax machines, or modems.