Reporting to the Media Production Coordinator, the Media Production Specialist provides hands-on delivery of media services for Nazareth’s campus including: Black & White / Color Printing, Duplication and Binding; Poster Prints/Banners/Signs; Lamination; Audio/Video Recording & Production, Audio/Video Streaming, Media Conversions & Duplications; Equipment Management and Media Production Lab support (video editing, graphic production, audio editing, voiceover production). Additional services as may be added over time. Assists with selection and oversight of a team of up to 12 student workers and interns per semester Collaborates on special projects as needed.
• Assists with day-to-day operations of the Media Production unit: Request processing, needs assessment, solution specification, equipment and supply requisition, inventory, scheduling, delivery, billing, follow-up, asset disposal. • Ensures that print and copy production jobs are completed in a timely, accurate and thorough manner. • Assists with selection and supervision of a team of up to 12 student workers and interns per semester: identifies suitable student candidates, hires, trains, assigns work, sets/approves schedule and time records. • Edits recordings and processes media to variable formats (DVD, CD or data file) to be incorporated into Learning Management Systems (e.g. Moodle), social media, and library archives. • Assists with scheduling recordings and assignment of student operators to recording schedule. Records, using video and audio equipment: Lectures, performances and events. Supports faculty Library-based in-studio recording of audio and video for instructional content and department public relations. Occasional off hours availability required to provide service for high profile events. • Oversees student workers in the provision of support to students in the Media Production Lab and individual recording rooms. • Other duties as assigned
Required Education, Experience, Technology Applications and Skills
• Associate’s Degree in Media/Digital Production, Communication in a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. • Working knowledge of how to format and optimize content to ensure high quality print output. • Working knowledge of Audio Engineering • Knowledge of recording production including pre-production planning, post-production editing, studio environments and remote location work. • Demonstrated ability to teach software and skills related to media production to student workers and other individuals with non-technical, non-production backgrounds which may require simplified explanations of technical equipment and procedures. • Exceptional organizational skills and be able to attend to and prioritize projects. • Ability to successfully manage interpersonal working relationships. As appropriate, collaborate with staff in other units and divisions to achieve the goals of the College. • Strong written and verbal communication skills. • Handles confidential information sensitively and appropriately.
Preferred Education, Experience, Technology Applications and Skills
• Bachelor’s Degree • At least 2 years’ directly relevant experience. • Experience working in higher education setting • Working knowledge of graphic design
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About Nazareth College of Rochester
Nazareth College’s academic strengths cross an unusually broad spectrum of 60 majors, including education, health and human services, management, the fine arts, music, theatre, math and science, foreign languages, and other liberal arts. The coeducational, religiously independent, classic campus in a charming suburb of Rochester, N.Y. challenges and supports 2,000 undergrads and 800 graduate students. Nazareth is recognized nationally for its Fulbright global student scholars and commitment to civic engagement. Rigorous programs, an uncommon core, experiential learning, career skills, and a global focus prepare graduates for not just one job, but for their life’s work.It is the policy of Nazareth College not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability, carrier status, genetic predisposition or any other protected status in the admission of students to the College; in any of the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the College; in the administration of its educational policies, admission p...olicies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other programs administered by the College; or in the employment practices of the College.All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, age, marital or veteran status, disability, carrier status, genetic predisposition or any other protected status, or any other basis upon which discrimination is prohibited by municipal, state, or federal law. In a continuing effort to enrich our academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, the College actively encourages applications from members of all ethnic groups underrepresented in higher education.