Position Title: Videographer/Camera Operator
Department: Channel 18
Classification / Hours: Personnel By-Law: PT4. Up to 10 hours per week. Frequent evening and occasional weekend hours required. (PT4 $16.74 - $21.38)
Statement of Duties: Provides assistance to the Channel 18 Director in the production of government access television programming.
The essential functions or duties listed below are intended only as illustration of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.
- Responsible for in studio and remote field live and recorded cable productions Includes setup and breakdown, special projects, and government meetings.
- Records and collects, government meetings or special events.
- Performs other duties as assigned by Channel 18 Director.
- Works under the direct supervision of the Channel 18 Director
Recommended Minimum Qualifications:
Education and Experience:
- High School diploma required. Related technical education desirable.
- Prior related experience required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
- Knowledge of basic video production including camera operation, LIVE switcher operation, graphics knowledge, and operation of recording devices. Advanced computer skills required. Channel 18 Director will provide training in specific software applications used at Harwich Channel 18. Knowledge of video/camera operations.
- Ability to troubleshoot issues during Live and recorded broadcasts involving sound, image quality or otherwise.
Additional Licenses and/or Certifications
- Requires a valid Mass drivers license for transportation to video assignments.
Tools and Equipment Used:
- Equipment operated includes: Digital video equipment, cameras, audio equipment, mixers, video servers, DVD recorders and encoders, software related to video production and website maintenance.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk; stand; sit; use hands to finger, handle, see or feel; reach with hands and arms; occasionally climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, bend, crouch, or crawl.
- This person would be required to be able to lift and transport video equipment up to 50 lbs.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
- Works both inside cable television studios at Community Center and Town Hall and outside environments.
External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled as defined under the Americans With Disabilities Act, must be able to perform the essential job functions (as listed) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by management on a case by case basis.