Jobs

Montgomery Community Media is currently recruiting for the following positions:
Production Coordinator & Director
Production Technicians

Use the form below to submit a resume or send your resume and cover letter to hiring@mymcmedia.org

Production Coordinator & Director

Summary:
This position is responsible for the technical aspects of MCT’s productions and coordination of Production Technicians throughout the production process. Responsible for all technical aspects required to successfully complete all assigned post-production projects. Act as company Director and Senior Videographer on productions.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Act as Director in specified on and off site switched productions and all other technical positions as needed.
  • Supervise and evaluate Production Technicians.
  • Act as liaison with producers, and accommodate client needs.
  • Coordinate staff on all phases of production including site survey, quality control checks, camera lighting, edit assignments, etc.
  • Act as the project team leader to ensure that all resources are available and to coordinate Production Technicians to complete productions within the allocated time frame.
  • Provide feedback to improve completed production assignments and plans.
  • Exercise excellent time management for on time or early deliverables and maximum projects possible.
  • Effectively utilize time to enable quicker, more productive productions which results in completing projects ahead of time, allowing for more programs to be produced.
  • Communicate critical information about all productions, production itineraries, etc.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of production procedures and training guidelines for Production Technicians, interns, and volunteers.
  • Substitute for Production Coordinator – Council, as needed.
  • Provide communication and coordination on combined projects with PEG Member employees.
  • Responsible for research and documentation for equipment purchases and rentals as related to production.
  • Assumes other responsibilities as assigned.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in studio technical positions (TD, CG, Audio, Cam) desired.
  • Position requires one year of digital post-production experience using Media 100 Adobe After Effects and experience with time code and list management.
  • Position requires two years of production experience with an emphasis on EFP, ENG and studio style production.
  • Experience directing and the ability to coordinate production crew(s) essential.
  • One year of supervisory experience.
  • Must be familiar with broadcast and industrial video production equipment and have a strong working knowledge of analog and digital formats.
  • Must be familiar with and possess advanced computer skills including reading waveform monitors.
  • Must be familiar and possess advanced technical skills including directing, camera-work, lighting, and editing. Non-linear edit skills a plus.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Film and Television Production. Communication or Public Administration or related bachelor’s degree also may apply. Adequate work experience may substitute for education requirement.
  • Commitment to community media, Public, Education, and Government (PEG) access cable television, first amendment rights and public interest telecommunications.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with production and technical teams.
  • Proven track record in video production, including: planning and oversight; development of video programs; customer service to content producers/clients.
  • Proven track record in video production, including, planning and oversight, in the development of video programs and/or customer service to content producers.
  • Working knowledge and experience in a variety of video production environments, equipment and/or systems, and PC-based applications and tools, specifically with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint).
  • Ability to work cooperatively with government agencies, community groups and individuals unfamiliar with the production process.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet established deadlines.
  • Sound business judgment to ensure fiscally responsible decisions.
  • Clean driving record and valid driver’s License. Must provide own transportation to attend meetings and events away from the office.

Production Technicians

Montgomery Community Media is looking for part-time Production Technicians, to help produce top quality programs that can be seen on multiple channels and online. We are looking for Production Technicians, who have good work ethics, determination, ENG experience and commitment to be part of a successful team.

Summary:
This position assists Production Coordinators and staff producers in the technical aspects of production. Work as a part of a production team member on a variety of studio and field productions.

Job Duties:

  • Assist the Production Coordinators with the technical aspects of all productions including site survey, equipment pack-up, and set-up, production, strike, and equipment storage.
  • Participate as an assigned crew member for various productions. Assigned crew responsibilities include all studio and field positions.
  • Develop production skills as camera operator, technical director, audio person, stage manager and lighting set up..
  • Act as a temporary replacement for Production and Post-Production Coordinator on an as-needed basis.
  • Assist producers in creation and coordination of program production.
  • Assist with studio set-up and facilities oversight.
  • Maintain and follow all production and post-production procedures to ensure the highest production standards.
  • Assumes other responsibilities as assigned.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Position requires two to five years of production experience, with an emphasis on ENG style production.
  • Familiar with broadcast and industrial video production equipment and have a strong working knowledge of digital formats.
  • Familiar with and possess advanced technical skills including camerawork, lighting, ENG, and reading waveform monitors desirable.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Film and Television Production, or related Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree also may apply. Adequate work experience may substitute for education requirement.
  • Commitment to community media, Public, Education and Government (PEG) access cable television, first amendment rights and public interest telecommunications.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with production and technical teams.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet established deadlines.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with government agencies, community groups and individuals unfamiliar with the production process.
  • Proven track record in video production, including, planning and oversight, in the development of video programs and/or customer service to content producers.
  • Working knowledge and experience in a variety of video production environments, equipment and/or systems, and PC-based applications and tools, specifically with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint).
  • Clean driving record and valid MD Drivers License. Ability to provide own transportation to attend meetings and events away from the office.

Working Conditions:
Business environment requires a flexible work schedule. Evening and weekend hours will be required.

Physical Demands:
Frequent sitting, occasional lifting (up to approximately 50#).

This position is a part-time and entry level position, with the opportunity to improve your skills and advance your career in the television


Submit A Resume

Use the form below to submit a resume or send your resume and cover letter to hiring@mymcmedia.org


  • Upload your resume here. MS Word or text document format.
  • Use this space to add any additional comments or information to accompany your resume.