Camera Operator

Program

BRIC TV

Supervisor

Operations Manager, BRIC TV

Full-time/Part-time

Part-time

Paid/Unpaid

Paid

Exempt/Non-exempt

Non-exempt

Union

Yes
July 16, 2018

BRIC is the leading presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn, and one of the largest in New York City.  We present and incubate work by artists and media-makers who reflect the diversity that surrounds us.  Some of BRIC’s most acclaimed programs include the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival in Prospect Park; path-breaking media initiatives, including the newly-renamed BRIC TV; and a renowned contemporary art exhibition series.  BRIC also offers education and other vital programs at our main venue, BRIC Arts | Media House, and throughout Brooklyn.  BRIC programs reach hundreds of thousands of people each year.

BRIC TV is Brooklyn’s own non-profit cable channel and digital network. From its state-of-the-art, glass-walled studio at BRIC House in Downtown Brooklyn, BRIC TV delivers a bold lineup of documentary series, hyper-local news, politics, music, comedy, scripted series and more. We are community television with an edge; a megaphone for the under-represented; and a patron of the independent arts. BRIC TV is Brooklyn without boundaries.

 

Purpose of Position:  The Camera Operator works as part of a BRIC TV production team, contributing to the goal of excellent content.

Key Duties:

  • Operate video camera and peripheral equipment for studio productions field shoots and live events.
  • Work as part of a production team; communicate effectively in a production environment.
  • Observe film locations and assist in planning lighting and shot composition.
  • Test and oversee functionality of camera and peripheral equipment.
  • Compose and frame shots; adjust focus, lens, exposure, filters, use lighting techniques and camera settings in order to achieve the effect sought by the Director.
  • Assist in transport and setup of equipment.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree
  • 2 or more years of camera experience
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds, climb on a ladder, and operate camera equipment while crouching or kneeling.
  • Excellent communication skills

Salary and Schedule

$34.81/hour. This is a part-time union position under a collective bargaining agreement with NABET. 

How to Apply

Email jobs@bricartsmedia.org with subject line: Camera Operator – Part-time.  Please write a brief cover letter in the body of the email and attach resume.  Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

BRIC is an equal opportunity employer.