Open Date: 12/05/2017
Date Initial Screening Begins:
Minimum Education/Experience: High school diploma or equivalency and one year of experience related to the area of assignment in a broadcast television, radio and emerging media environment; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
Special Instructions to Applicant: * Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write 'see resume' on your application when completing the job duties section. * If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment). * Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Job Duties: This position participates in all aspects of contemporary media production from preproduction through postproduction and packaging of the final product for various platforms. It utilizes extensive, comprehensive knowledge in all aspects of media production to deliver high quality products across multiple mediums and works collaboratively to support student success and University strategic directions, in accordance with University image styles and standards. This position cultivates and maintains professional relationships with clients or customers by listening, identifying needs, and responding accordingly and shares expertise in educating student staff and interns in the areas of project planning, equipment utilization, cataloging/archiving, lighting techniques, casting of talent, script writing, directing, location scouting, post production editing, export and compression techniques, and final broadcast to TV, web, and social media outlets. It provides creative and technical decision-making that enhances the aesthetic quality of a project through artistic techniques, tools, and talents (including deep familiarity with modern postproduction and motion graphic software platforms). It takes a primary role in equipment inventory, as well as helping to maintain video archives. The position assists in annual and preventive maintenance and takes a proactive approach to potential equipment needs and performs other related duties as required to accomplish the responsibilities and functions of the office.