Albany

KALB Media Production Specialist

Part-Time, Hourly
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Media Productions
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East Bay
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Internship
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Until filled
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$12.91-$15.58 Hourly
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Location

1000 San Pablo Ave Albany, 94706

Description

Under general supervision from the KALB Media Administrator or designee with community access TV and video production activities in the studio and field; uses creative writing and graphic design skills to develop content for and produce original short videos about City services and programs which may be cablecast, broadcast and used on the internet and on social media; provides support for the City's public information efforts; coordinates and schedules government meeting cablecasts; provides coverage of City-related special events and City meetings as assigned; and work with the City Administration staff to develop video production. 

Examples of Job Duties

The City has two positions open: 

Media Production Specialist 

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Communications
  • Copy writing
  • Social media
  • Graphic design
  • Video Production
  • Other duties as assigned

KALB Programmer

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Filming meetings
  • Assisting volunteer production crew
  • Programming channel content
  • Special events as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Currently pursuing an education in OR have two years of experience working in marketing, communications, public relations, journalism, graphic arts, or a closely related field

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends, 5-20 hours/week, in office and out in field setting

  • Must possess a valid class C California Driver’s License with a satisfactory driving record

The Ideal Candidate

  • Has the ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced work environment
  • Can commit to a minimum of three (3) months internship or equivalent to one semester
  • Has knowledge of and experience using social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc.)
  • Has excellent graphic design skills
  • Is responsible, shows ability to work under supervision as well as independently
  • Provides effective written and oral communication skills, demonstrates concise and creative writing skills, with keen attention to detail
  • Has the ability to multi-task
  • Must be proficient with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Publisher, Powerpoint and Outlook)
  • Html proficiency, photography and/or videography is also highly desirable

Benefits

This is a temporary position that is not eligible for benefits beyond what is required by law. 

Selection Process

Interested individuals are encouraged to apply today!  All completed applications will be reviewed.  Based on the information provided in the application documents, the most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the selection process. 

 

The information contained above is subject to change and does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract.   The City of Albany  is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against race, color, gender, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, sex origin or disability.  In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, should special accommodations be necessary at any stage of the selection process, please contact the Human Resources Director at (510) 528-5714 at least five days prior to any examination.

Recruitment Contact

Contact phone: 
(510)528-5714
Contact email: