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STEPS Multimedia Production and Support Staff

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title STEPS Multimedia Production and Support Staff
Requisition Number TE06549
Department Name 8Z012:UK Online - Distance Learning
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $22- $25 per hour
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
● A four-year degree in a relevant media program
 ● Hands-on production experience
 ● A demo reel is required for consideration 
Required Related Experience
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Sitting at a computer for extended periods of time, help with setting up studios for recordings.
Mainly M-F 8am-5pm; some evenings or weekends may be required to accommodate recordings.  40 hours per week. 
Job Summary
The Multimedia production and support position will assist UK Online in the creation of media assets for online courses. The position will produce photos, videos, audio, and other resources. An eye for pacing and visual appeal while creating the materialswill be important to maintain the engagement of the audience.  The position will primarily be on the main campus with field work taking place as well. Remote work may include the capture of lectures, interviews, and demonstrations. The final product is expected to be a well-produced piece that effectively conveys
 the information both audibly and visually. The videographer will occasionally be asked to take photographs in the field, so a strong knowledge of photography is a plus. Studio productions will be a combination of screen capture, interviews, and lectures that will be recorded at the Faculty Media Depot. Studio recorded footage will be cut together with additional assets to increase visual appeal and continuity. 

In addition to traditional production methods, the position may be asked to utilize new technologies and platforms to capture and distribute the content created. An eagerness to learn new methods and work with these new technologies is important.

For full consideration, a cover letter, resume, and demo reel are required. Applications with missing or incomplete information may not be considered.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Technical Skills:
 ● Experience with Adobe Premiere or equivalent editing
 ● Experience with graphics production in Adobe After Effects
 ● Knowledge of field and studio production as it pertains to
 video, audio, and lighting
 ● Able to coordinate preproduction and production elements of
 small to medium scale recordings
 ● Understanding of media formats and best practices for web
 video workflows
 ● Photography experience is a plus
 ● Adobe Photoshop proficiency
 ● Media asset management knowledge 
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 05/22/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Posted: 2022-05-02 Expires: 2022-06-01

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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University of Kentucky
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