Fairchild is committed to Employment Equity and to provide a fair and equitable work environment. We encourage applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities.

Vancouver Job Opportunities

Production Assistant (Part time)

Work as a trainee through on-the-job training. This position works closely with cameraman, aid camera operator in setting up gear, keep the equipment in good shape, and help cameraman during on-location filming to tape the audio, able to maintain proper storage conditions of all film equipment, make sure they are not lost after filming.

If you have a strong work ethic, are reliable, and carry yourself with a high degree of professionalism, you will be an asset to any crew.

  • Secondary school graduate (a university graduate with related knowledge & experience in Film Production is an advantage)
  • Punctual, good interpersonal still
  • Fluent in English (written & verbal)
  • Valid Class 5 driver license with minimum 2 years driving experience and have a clean record
  • Know the major cities & routes in Lower Mainland
  • Knowledge of Chinese is an asset
  • Work on shift and irregular hours (includes weekends and holidays)
  • Able to carry the weight of a video camera with accessories such as tripod with an estimate weight up to 25lbs and move around

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your information to career@fairchildtv.com

If you require any special reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Cathy Chuang, Manager - Human Resources and Administration by email admin@fairchildtv.com .

Fairchild Television Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Duty Director (Part time)Ref: FTVONAIR-201610

This position will be assigned and rotated among three on-air operation functions, Ingest Room, QC Room, and Master Control Room.

Job duties:

  • Ingest all on-air contents from either video tapes or digital files into Ingest Server and create a copy to the On-Air Servers and Archive Server respectively as needed
  • Restore the On-Air from Archive Server according to the daily On-Air traffic schedule before it is aired
  • Check the quality (both Audio and Visual) and content of the On-Air program
  • Monitor the On-Air signals for all 6 channels
  • Upload the daily playlist for all 6 channels and mark down any missing program, commercial or program promo
  • Inform Traffic and Duty Director at Ingest Room for any missing program, commercials or program promos
  • Make sure every program, commercial, program promo and secondary events aired according to the playlist
  • Monitor the performance of the off-air cable box and report to the cable carrier for any problems
  • Other duties assigned by the supervisor

If you have a strong work ethic, are reliable, and carry yourself with a high degree of professionalism, you will be an asset to the department.

  • Knowledge of computer operation experience is a must
  • Interest in TV operation
  • Knowledge of Cantonese, Mandarin and English is a must
  • Well organized and details oriented
  • Shift work is required

How to apply:
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your information tocareer@fairchildtv.com

If you require any special reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Cathy Chuang, Manager - Human Resources and Administration by email admin@fairchildtv.com .

Fairchild Television Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Traffic Officer (Part time) Ref: FTVTOA-201616

If you have a strong work ethic, are reliable, and carry yourself with a high degree of professionalism, you will be an asset to any crew.

  • Prepare a playlist of advertising spots basing on clients’ signed contract
  • Book commercials spots from Sales into our Traffic system
  • Cross check the booking schedules in the system for any overbook or underbook cases
  • Assign creative to the commercials spots according to Sales’ instruction
  • Submit the ingest form with complete information of the commercials or program promo to Ingest Room with the actual files
  • Check with Duty Director at Master Control Room for any missing creative of all 5 channels
  • Fluent in English and Cantonese
  • Possess strong computer skills e.g. MS Office
  • Strong team player, solid problem solving and organizational skills

How to apply:
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your information tocareer@fairchildtv.com

If you require any special reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Cathy Chuang, Manager - Human Resources and Administration by email admin@fairchildtv.com .

Fairchild Television Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Toronto Job Opportunities

News Video Editor
    Duties of this position will include, but not limited to
  • Strong familiarity with video and audio content gathering and editing skills
  • Edit FTV and TTV daily news and current affairs stories, teasers and other portions of newscast primarily for the newscasts on a daily basis
  • Archive video footage from different news sources and updated the stock footage in video library daily
  • Communicate with producers, writers, and reporters on delivering the best video
  • Commitment to accuracy and quality control
  • Able to work within a tight deadline
  • Must be able to work well alone or in a team
  • Ability to multitask
  • Able to communicate with producers, writers, and reporters in Chinese language

How to apply:
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your information to career@fairchildtv.com

If you require any special reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Emily Ho, Administration Manager by email admin@fairchildtv.com.
Fairchild Television Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

General Assistant (Part time)
    Requirement:
  • Secondary school graduate
  • Punctual, good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Valid Class G driver license with minimum 2 years driving experience and have a clean record
  • Knowledge of Chinese is an asset
  • Work on shift and irregular hours (includes weekends and holidays)
  • Able to carry the weight of a video camera with accessories such as tripod with an estimate weight up to 25lbs and move around
    Duties and responsibilities:
  • Assist cameraman to perform Electronic Field production.
  • Drive company car for picking up stuffs, delivery and filming in a safety manner.
  • Assist cameraman to assembling, preparing and setting up and monitoring equipment prior to filming, which can include tripods, monitors, lighting, cables and leads, and headphones and mics.
  • Assist designers to building up backdrops and props.
  • Test, clean, and maintain equipment to ensure proper working condition.
  • Assist cameraman for carrying filming equipment and related stuffs for outside shooting.
  • Assist cameraman to move and set backdrops, lightings for studio shootings.
  • Assist cameraman to pack up equipment after shooting.
  • Assist operations staffs to set up stage for live show.
  • Assist operations staffs to re-organize store areas and other related jobs.

How to apply:
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your information to career@fairchildtv.com

If you require any special reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Emily Ho, Administration Manager by email admin@fairchildtv.com.

Fairchild Television Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Reporter (Timeline Magazine)

Fairchild Television is seeking a high caliber candidate to fill the Timeline magazine reporter position in Toronto. We are looking for a reporter who can write and produce compelling features for the current affairs program “Timeline Magazine”. Experience in reporting and production work is desirable, as are language skills relevant to the job.

Requirement:

  • Have post-secondary education, preferably with a bachelor’s degree in communication studies or journalism
  • Be fluent in Cantonese and English
  • Have a flair for clear, concise writing in Chinese language
  • Demonstrate an ability to thrive in a creative, fast-paced environment and generate story ideas
  • Have a strong command of journalistic ethics and practices
  • Adapt to flexible working patterns

How to apply:
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your information to career@fairchildtv.com

If you require any special reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Cathy Chuang, Manager - Human Resources and Administration by email admin@fairchildtv.com.

Fairchild Television Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

RESEARCH WRITER

Fairchild Television Ltd. (Eastern Division) is seeking a research writer for our Toronto office for researching and collecting theme-related materials, arranging for interviewing, filming and composing manuscripts for TV programs.

    Requirement:
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Familiar with up-to-date community events
  • Fluent in spoken and written English, Cantonese and Mandarin languages
  • Have a flair for clear, concise writing in Chinese language
  • Proficient skills with computer and various software
  • Demonstrate an ability to thrive in a creative, fast-paced environment and generate story ideas
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Self-confidence and ability to work under deadline pressures
  • TV production experience preferred

How to apply:
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your information to career.tor@fairchildtv.com.
If you require any special reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Emily Ho, Administration Manager by email admin.tor@fairchildtv.com .
Fairchild Television Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Newsroom Graphic Designer

Fairchild Television Ltd. (Eastern Division) is seeking a high caliber candidate to fill the position of a Newsroom Graphics Designer in Toronto. The ideal candidate should possess relevant academic qualifications and background.

    Responsibilities includes but not limited to:
  • Design and produce graphic for television news.
  • Design and update digital imagery for website. Qualifications:
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Acrobat)
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage and complete multiple projects under tight deadlines, work independently.
  • Familiarity with television production.
  • Understand Chinese characters and input method.
  • A College’s diploma or equivalent experience.
  • Capability of reading and comprehension of Chinese.

How to apply:
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your information to career.tor@fairchildtv.com. by March 29, 2016.

If you require any special reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Cathy Chuang, Manager - Human Resources and Administration by email admin.tor@fairchildtv.com .

Fairchild Television Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Production Assistant (Part-time)
    Requirements:
  • Secondary school graduate (a university graduate with related knowledge & experience in Film Production/Journalism is an advantage)
  • Good interpersonal/communication skill
  • Functional knowledge of computer (include inputting Chinese characters)
  • Commitment to accuracy and quality control
  • Knowledge of Cantonese and English
  • Able to work weekends, nights and holidays as needed
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Attention to detail

How to apply:
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your information to career.tor@fairchildtv.com..

If you require any special reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Cathy Chuang, Manager - Human Resources and Administration by email admin.tor@fairchildtv.com .

Fairchild Television Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.