Job Vacancies at Al Jazeera

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    Al Jazeera is one of the world's most powerful broadcasters. Its reputation has been earned through a visionary and courageous set of journalistic ideals. It has revolutionised news coverage, especially in the Middle East, presenting uncensored reporting and open debate.

    In 2006, Al Jazeera launched a new English-language international network based in London, Washington, Kuala Lumpur and with headquarters in Doha, Qatar. The new network carries a truly global agenda to a world audience.

    Al Jazeera is an equal opportunities employer. No agencies please.


    Web Journalists

    Al Jazeera English is seeking experienced journalists with good knowledge of world affairs to work on our English website which has recently undergone a successful re-launch alongside the debut of the new television channel.

    We require seasoned sub-editors to bring print discipline and rigour to the online medium; applicants should have at least three years' subbing experience with internationally recognised English-language titles, preferably some time spent in middle-bench roles, especially revise. We are also looking for experienced down-table subs.

    Knowledge or experience of television production is desirable but not essential.

    The job is based in Doha, Qatar, but work in other Al Jazeera broadcast centres may be possible. Duties will include shift work including weekends.

    Interested candidates should send a CV and links to examples of their work to hrinternational@aljazeera.net, quoting reference number W03/2007 in the subject field.

    The closing date for applications is Friday, January 26, 2007.


    Job Title:

    Electrical Technicians (2)

    Location : Doha - Qatar
    Qualification Diploma in the Electrical maintenance
    Years of Experience: Minimum 7 years experience related directly to the duties mentioned below.
    Field of Experience :
    • Electrical connection and maintenance of electrical equipment.

    • Power electronic equipment (experience in the maintenance of the M.V panel, and control circuit and fire alarm system will be preferred)

    • Maintenance all electrical control circuit.

    Other Requirements :
    • Should have high ability to develop job skills.
    • Age : Maximum 34 years old.
    Language: Oral and read communication skills in English.
    To Apply : techjobs@aljazeera.net

    Job Title:

    A/C (Air condition) Technicians (2) 

    Location : Doha - Qatar
    Qualification Diploma in the Air condition
    Years of Experience: Minimum 7 years experience related directly to the duties mentioned below.
    Field of Experience :
    • Experience in A/C and especially in chiller type

    • Experience in maintenance of all control circuits, compressor, and operations of the system.

    • Good knowledge in mechanical part of chiller.

    • Experience of air conditioning system at TV broadcasting studio will be preferred.

    Other Requirements :
    • Should have high ability to develop job skills.
    • Age : Maximum 34 years old.
    Language: Oral and written communication skills in English.
    To Apply : techjobs@aljazeera.net

    Job Title:

    Edit Engineer

    Location : Doha - Qatar

    Qualification

    Bachelor   in    Electronics/Engineering

    Years of Experience:

    At least 5 years Engineering-technical support Experience in a full-fledged  postproduction / TV Environments

    Field of Experience :

    • Familiar with all popular component/composite analog/digital video, videotape, and audio standards  and  video/graphics formats and codecs

    • Familiar with non-linear editing systems such as AVID Mediacomposer / Xpress Discreet / Quantel / Pinnacle  systems and other Graphics CG systems

    • Familiar with presentation ,ENG and EFP facilities.

    • Knowledge of Windows networking setup & maintenance, experience in Information Technology with a variety of hardware and software disciplines is strongly desired

    • Knowledge about Media system (digital server, Archive..etc)

    Language:

    Arabic & English Language
    To Apply : techjobs@aljazeera.net

    Job Title:

    Maintenance Engineer

    Location : Doha - Qatar
    Qualification Bachelor of Electrical Engineer or Diploma
    Years of Experience:

    Minimum 5-years of experience

    Field of Experience :
    • Experience in out door TV production field

    • Capable to handle all electrical and electronics work on site during broadcasting relay.

    • Basic experience in repair and troubleshooting but also possess willingness to learn and grow.

    Language: Arabic & English Language
    To Apply : techjobs@aljazeera.net

    Job Title:

    Maintenance Technician

    Location : Doha - Qatar
    Qualification Diploma in electronic engineer
    Years of Experience:

    Minimum 5 years of experience

    Field of Experience :
    • Experience in out-door TV – Production field

    • Capable to install OB-equipment like camera installation ,preparation of commentator room, live studio room and handle the small repair work on site during TV production.

    • Knowledge of Television Broadcast Transmission systems including associated mechanical equipment and computerized remote control equipment. Adequate physical capabilities for cable pulling, equipment installation and removal.

    Language: Arabic & English Language
    To Apply : techjobs@aljazeera.net

     

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