Location: Binghamton, NY Category: Professional Posted On: Thu Nov 1 2018 Job Description:
Budget Title: Instructional Support Technician (SL-3)
The Cinema Department seeks applicants for the full time appointment of a head technician in charge of running the day-to-day operations of the department facilities and equipment. The person holding this position is the technical and creative resource person for students and faculty in a department well known for a non-commercial, artistic approach to the production of personal S8 mm, 16 mm films, digital and analogue videos, audio production, performance, animation, and installation. This position requires knowledge of all of these areas as well as supporting technologies such as editing and processing software, film processing, lighting and other production equipment. Support for classes in film studies includes training student projectionists to run a theatrical booth.
Managerial responsibilities include:
Budgeting, supervising, and training student assistants
Further duties include the assessment, installation, and maintenance of production equipment and computer labs
Circulation distribution of production equipment to students and faculty
Communication with faculty and secretary of the department
Candidate should exhibit an interest and familiarity with video art and experimental film
Applicants must have a Bachelor's or Bachelor's of Fine Arts
Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications
Experience working with Super 8 film and 16mm film
Experience with analog and digital related equipment for video and sound production including cameras, microphones, and lighting
Experience with Apple computers running Final Cut Pro, Ableton, After Effects and Isadora software
Offers of employment may be contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check and verification of degree(s) and credentials.
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