Film Production Manager

Start Date:  6/13/2022  End Date: 11/11/2022
Compensation: $735.59 weekly & meals when campus kitchen is serving.
Number of openings: 01
Updated: March 2022
Job Class: Exempt, Temporary, Full-time
Reports to: Film Program Manager
(Note: All information subject to change.)

SUMMARY
The responsibilities of this position are carried out under the guidance of the Film Program Manager. The Film Production Manager works directly with the Technical Manager, Teaching Assistants, and Staff Editors, and helps oversee the daily workings of all film departments, including the post-production facilities, equipment barn, the soundstage, the trailers. This person should be comfortable towing a production trailer and generators locally as well as for interstate travel – training may be provided as necessary. As a main point of contact for students, faculty and sponsors, this position requires a strong understanding of customer service and professionalism.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS AND CRITERIA

  • Bachelor’s in film, media or a related field, or equivalent vocational training
  • Experience working on a film production, in a rental house or studio
  • Ability to troubleshoot technical issues with various DSLR and cine camera systems
  • Knowledge of lighting and grip equipment
  • Comfortable using Single Phase cable and distribution
  • Competent in metering electricity as well as balancing amperage loads, including upkeep and repair of damaged cable
  • Basic knowledge of generators a plus
  • Mac/PC knowledge
  • Adobe Premiere/Final Cut software experience is desired