Broadcast Video Technician, Radio And Television Services
Job Summary: Participates in a variety of standard broadcast and closed-circuit operations including: set up, operation and maintenance of electronic, mechanical and optical equipment in the origination, transmission, reception, and recording of audio and video signals. Primary duties focus on video engineering of live multi-camera broadcasts, recorded productions, remote field production and post-productions, instructional productions, and studio productions. Installation and performing routine and corrective maintenance on broadcast video and audio systems.
Operates multi-camera setup, and other video and audio equipment for television and radio production and post-production; video technician is in charge of all the cameras iris control and overall look of camera video. Monitors high-end multi-camera production and optimize video levels for “live” production, high visibility sporting events and close-circuit campus events.
Serves as Video Technician engineer in Electronic Field Productions (EFP) assignments and assist producer, director and audio engineer as required. Collaborates with producers and directors in establishing camera video needs for specific television productions. Set up cameras “shade” for optimizing the color and unifying all cameras as determined by production needs; ensure proper application, characteristics and issues that may arise with cameras, cable length and intercom.
Performs routine and corrective maintenance on video camera equipment used in radio, news and television studios and remote productions. Participates in the planning, evaluation and selection of video equipment for Radio-TV Services, Telecommunications and other departments as needed. Designs, installs, documents and performs initial set up and check out of camera and intercom equipment and modifies equipment to improve performance as needed. Television Master Control (TMC)-Operates monitors and adjusts transmitters and transmitter remote control systems to comply with FCC Rules and Regulations. Makes entries on broadcast station log to fulfill FCC requirements. Provides multi-camera video “shading” training to other staff and hourly as needed.
Qualifications: Review your qualifications prior to applying to ensure that you meet the minimum qualifications for the position. Resume and cover letter required.
REQUIRED: Associates degree and one year of experience in broadcast operations.
An equivalent combination of related education and experience may be considered. Video field production and multi-camera operations are a plus. Valid driver’s license required.
Preferred: Certification as SBE CBT (Certified Broadcast Technologist) level or equivalent.
NOTE: This is a full-time support staff, overtime eligible position.
Apply by November 21, 2013, through IU Jobs, position #9786.
Indiana University is an equal employment opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services.