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Radio Broadcasting Technical Adviser

Closing Date: 14 Apr 2019

Interview: 24 & 25 May 2019

Pre-departure Briefing: 17-20 July 2019

Expected Start Date: 19-29 August 2019

Assignment Number: 40963

Duration: 4-months

Location: Dili , Timor-Leste

Strengthen the broadcasting and production skills of Pixelasia M3 Radio staff to effectively troubleshoot technical challenges and produce engaging content.

Pixelasia’s M3 Radio station is in urgent need of a technical upgrade, including a mast, antenna, transmitter, and broadcasting system. In this exciting role, you will be demonstrating, coaching, and mentoring Pixelasia staff through the process of technical assessment, sourcing and installation of equipment. You will also have the opportunity to build capacity more broadly when collaborating with Pixelasia staff to develop and facilitate a workshop on identifying faults, source equipment, install, maintain and update equipment and systems with community radio stations.

This assignment offers a rewarding opportunity to support an inspiring organisation and the emerging media industry in Timor-Leste. 

We are looking for a volunteer with:

  • A qualification or equivalent experience as a radio broadcasting technician
  • Experience in training, mentoring and coaching technicians
  • Experience developing radio programming

VSA volunteers receive a living allowance and accommodation, insurance, and medical costs are provided. Travel arrangements are organised and funded by VSA along with other costs.

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