ILS: Video Production Assistant (S9855B)

Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities

The Video Production Assistant (PA) works with the Digital Media Center staff on video production tasks. These tasks will include, but are not limited to, logging and capturing media, editing media, transcoding media, and authoring and burning DVDs.

An interest or passion for filmmaking and video production is desired. A willingness to learn is essential. There will be opportunities for creativity and production design for those interested.

 Specific responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

Most production tasks will be performed with little immediate supervision, however many tasks will be time sensitive. Occasionally, the Video PA may be asked to provide evening support in the Digital Media Center labs


The Basics


Department: Information and Library Services
Supervisor: Collin Kelley
Office Location: Pettigrew 118C
Email: ckelley@bates.edu
Pay Grade: B
Hours:
Workers:

Qualifications, Requirements, and Responsibilities

Requirements


Required Experience: Training is provided, but this is a highly skilled position, so applicants with limited experience should be prepared to jump in with both feet. Desired Experience: Final Cut Studio, Adobe Illustrator/Photoshop, past video experience

Reporting


Reports to: Collin Kelley

Responsibilities


Environment: Digital Media Center in Pettigrew Physical Requirements: The PA spends 95% of their work time sitting at a video editing work station, viewing computer monitors. Machines & Equipment Used: Apple computers and DV decks