Graphics Operator

at etv South Africa
Location Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Computer & IT
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description is South Africa’s biggest independent, free-to-air television channel. With over 16 million viewers, appeals to all races, ages and income groups and is the most viewed English language channel in the country. We are the destination of choice for local and international entertainment, a place where viewers can come together to set their imaginations free.


Job Functions    Graphic Design,Media

Industries            Media


The incumbent would be required to play-out all on graphics e.g. clock, bug, straps, full screen and video wall. Graphics operator is to ensure that graphics is loaded on air according to the rundown order or at the TD’s request.


  1. Preparation


- Checking Viz machine and associated software is in good working order.

- Reporting any faults to relevant department.

- Ensuring graphics run down is correct.

- Performing the play-out of graphics as per the original run down.

- Completing graphics requests using provided templates on the Graphic Computers, as per the required standards.

- Operating graphics play-out computers during live and pre-recorded programmes.

- Ensuring that content is stylistically and linguistically correct.

- Building animations using template driven computer graphics.

- Typing in all titles, supers and credits.


A relevant Film / Television qualification and / or Graphics qualification

A minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role


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