Student Employment

The purpose of the Student Employment Program is to provide employment to those students with financial need thereby enabling them to meet a portion of their educational expenses and to assist the Westminster community by providing part-time employees to assist in the daily operation of the College. The program also serves to connect the educational experience with the world of work and affords students the opportunity to develop competencies and skills that employers seek from college graduates, such as a strong work ethic and computer, communication, time-management, and problem-solving skills, to name a few.

To apply, please contact the supervisor listed in the job description.

 

Department/Activity:
Communication Studies, Theatre, & Art

Job Title:
Local Event Producer

Supervisor:
Gary Swanson

Hours per Week:
8

Contact Information
Gary Swanson
phone: (724) 946-7715

Job Begins
Fall 2018

Duties:
This position works with the Technical Operations manager, Gary Swanson, to schedule and single camera video capture events not covered by BC classroom activities for web and cable TV rebroadcast. Single camera productions include but are not limited to: away Titan football games; home basketball games that fall over winter break; and some special college events. Availability is needed for particular dates over the winter break. Travel is provided on the team buses. The local events producer should be a leader in the remote broadcasts and aide in their effective functionality to provide quality broadcasts. Work includes scheduling and operation of all necessary equipment prior to and during each event, any required post-production, and coordination with programming coordinators to ensure timely broadcast and archive for rebroadcast as necessary. For more information, and to apply, please contact Gary Swanson at gswanson@westminster.edu

Qualifications/Skills:
The position requires broadcast production skills, troubleshooting, maintenance, and communication talents, and exercises substantial judgment and initiative.

Special Requirements:
This position provides considerable occasions to develop production techniques, interpersonal communication with event coordinators, planning, and problem solving skills, as well as sharpen professionalism and self-confidence, and offers significant opportunities to network and market your abilities.