Also called: Technical Director, Director, Production Manager, Production Director
In the Army: Visual Information Operations Chief
In the Navy: Broadcast Operations Director
What they do:Coordinate activities of technical departments, such as taping, editing, engineering, and maintenance, to produce radio or television programs.
On the job, you would:
- Supervise and assign duties to workers engaged in technical control and production of radio and television programs.
- Monitor broadcasts to ensure that programs conform to station or network policies and regulations.
- Observe pictures through monitors, and direct camera and video staff concerning shading and composition.
Arts and Humanities
Engineering and Technology
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Video creation and editing software
Object or component oriented development software
Music or sound editing software
See more details at O*NET OnLine about technical directors/managers.