New Job Video Production Specialist In Manitoba

Video Production Specialist
Video Production Specialist

Video Production Specialist

Company : City of Winnipeg
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Manitoba

Full Description

Under the general supervision of the Director of Public Affairs, the Video Production Specialist is responsible for independently performing a wide variety of video production duties related to the production of quality internal/external videos to meet promotional, informational and foremost the training needs of the Winnipeg Police Service.

Video Production Specialist is a highly skilled technical position, which requires a self-motivated, organized and creative individual. This position does not receive any technical direction in the performance of their duties.

As the Video Production Specialist you will:

  • Play the combined role of producer, director, lighting technician, videographer, floor director, sound person, editor, computer graphic artist, and perform production duties
  • In the role of producer and director, perform pre-production duties
  • In the role of producer/director/duplicator/administrative person perform post production duties
  • Provide A/V support to members of the WPS and other City Departments
  • Administrative responsibilities

Your education and qualifications include:

  • Diploma in Broadcasting, Creative Communications, or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s Degree, an asset
  • Certification in professional computer editing software, an asset
  • 36 months experience in video production and directing with technical background
  • Demonstrated basic level proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Working knowledge of professional computer editing software
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop, Teleprompter and DVD authoring software
  • Advanced skills in photography (composition, lighting)
  • Advanced videographer skills (composition, lighting, artistic)
  • Strong sound recording skills (on location, in studio)
  • Creative design skills (computer graphics, animations, graphic design, etc.)
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with a broad variety of client groups including WPS members and staff at all levels, the public and external suppliers
  • Ability to interpret situations, problem solve and formulate sound work judgments
  • Strong verbal / written communication and collaboration skills in order to create detailed instructional scripts for multi-media productions
  • Strong organizational and planning skills with demonstrated ability to work independently in a high stress environment, prioritizing and coordinating work
  • Ability to shift priorities at a moment’s notice, while handling and accomplishing many tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to deal discreetly with confidential matters
  • The ability to acquire a working knowledge of the WPS policies and procedures and to understand how such must be portrayed clearly and concisely in video productions
  • Ability to provide technical support for a Podcast, an asset
  • The ability to establish and maintain a positive, respectful, safe and healthy work environment that supports the physical, psychological and social working relationships with members at all levels in a team environment
  • IMPORTANT: Applicants who have been educated outside of Canada must have education which is comparable to the minimum qualification in Canada. Applicants submitting foreign credentials require an official academic assessment report issued by a recognized Canadian assessment service at application.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • No involvement in any criminal activity within the last two years (including illegal drugs)
  • No criminal record for which a Pardon has not been granted

Conditions of Employment:

  • Ability to pass a level 3 Winnipeg Police Service security check and maintain clearance
  • Ability to successfully complete additional training as defined by the Service
  • Valid Full Class 5 Manitoba Driver’s License
  • Prior to commencement of employment, the successful applicant will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination by providing a Government of Manitoba issued QR code and photo identification or providing proof of an exemption from the COVID-19 vaccination approved by the Government of Manitoba

Winnipeg Police Service Competencies:

  • Dealing with Ambiguity
  • Composure
  • Citizen & Customer Focus
  • Functional / Technical Skills
  • Peer Relationships