Leighton Buzzard, Beds

6 Month FTC or Perm



QC/QAR Operator
We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Quality Control Operator to join our highly skilled team working within our Bedfordshire facility.

About the Role

Main Purpose:     

The Quality Control operator must have a complete understanding of television broadcast standards required for worldwide distribution. They must be able to detect, identify and offer solutions for problems found.

He or she will need to complete complex QAR templated reports on problems found and make sure that this information is supplied to all relevant parties within the company and externally.

Key Duties

Working with the senior operations team to:

  • Perform quality control assessments of on a wide variety of file and tape based content
  • Document the results into dedicated XLS based templates
  • Communicate the results internally and externally.

About You

Key Skills:

  • A high degree of technical understanding of television production processes is required
  • A high degree of knowledge of digital media technology
  • Excellent communication skills
  • High levels of accuracy and attention to detail with an ability to maintain excellent working standards under pressure
  • Educated to a GCSE standard or above, ideally with a production / technical qualification
  • Well organised with an appreciation for the importance of file naming and file management working practices IT literate – a basic understanding of Production network IT would be an advantage
  • A professional and positive attitude, with a flexible can-do approach.


  • Job Title: QC – QAR Operator
  • Department: Media Operations
  • Base Location: Leighton Buzzard
  • Contract Basis: Permanent / FTC
  • Hours: Shift based 40 hours per week which may include weekend work as dictated by business and operational needs.
  • Reporting to: Production Manager.

Next Step

To Apply:

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