Updated: Jan 8, 2021 Location: UC Irvine Campus Job Type: Department: OVPTL UCI MEDIA
Job Opening ID: 14389
Reports To: Communications Manager I
Working Title: Videographer
Department: OVPTL UCI Media
Bargaining Unit: TX
Payroll Job Code: 006214
Job Location: UCI Campus- Irvine
Percent of Time: 100%
Work Schedule: TBD
Employee Class: Career
DUE Media Services operates as a Media Services unit for the campus. The academic world is changing all around us. To continue to thrive as successful schools and departments over the coming years and beyond, we must look ahead, understand the trends, forces and social impact of video and media that will shape UC Irvine in the future and move swiftly to prepare for what's to come. We must get ready for tomorrow today. That's what our DUE Media Services is all about. We create a long-term visual impact that provides a global space for the distribution of information for our University and provides schools/departments with a roadmap for winning together and letting the world see their message.
Under the direction of the Director and the Managing Producer/Director for UCI Media, the videographer is responsible for providing production support for video projects at UC Irvine. This position consults with content specialists including faculty, staff, and other outside entities during project development to determine the goals and objectives of productions. Assists the UCI Media team and management in preparing pre-and-post production activities; including coordination of video subjects, facilitation of interviews, and execution of all filming, staging, and editing. Performs quality assurance for content posted on UC Irvine media platforms. This position will use professional production equipment such as cameras, lights, sound recording and post production such as, audio mixing, color correcting, editing, titling and projection, and other related equipment and thoroughly understand and utilize the capabilities and limitations of such equipment.
At least 3 years of experience in the related field.
Experience using broadcast cameras and DSLR's, managing lighting and sound equipment, and staging studio and location sets for filming. Expertise with non-linear video editing techniques and software (Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects) Excellent attention to detail from start to finish on set and in editing suite. Ability to analyze a video/media production and achieve certain aesthetics and quality control standards. Excellent communication skills, including superior command of the English language, grammar, and spelling. Highly responsible, including timely notification of supervisor in the event of issues affecting video quality during filming or absences. Familiarity with social media platforms.
Experience working in a higher education organization
Some weekends and evenings required.
Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.
The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI's unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities.