The University of Massachusetts Amherst
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Job Title: Production Assistant

Hiring Period: Academic Year | Hourly Pay Rate: $12.00 | Hours per week: 10
On/Off Campus: Off Campus | Work-Study/Non Work-Study: Work-Study

Job Description: The Common Wealth Mural Collaborative (CWMC) produces an annual mural festival in Springfield MA.

The CWMC Video and Design Assistant Editor will work closely with the Director to produce promotional and informational videos about Fresh Paint Springfield using footage from the 2019 festival, as well as plan, shoot and edit video content for the 2020 festival.

If the person in this position has the experience and interest, they would also be involved in graphic design of promotional materials using InDesign.

The successful candidate will have experience as a field production assistant, knows how to use a video camera with microphone and tripod and compose shots, download media from the drives, catalog, transcribe audio using AI software, and edit footage in to compelling stories.

She or he will also be organized, a self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision but lots of instruction, a solid communicator, and an interest in public art projects.

Familiarity with Springfield is strongly preferred.

Some travel to sites within Springfield will be required.

How to Apply: Email, Send Resume

Name/Company: Britt Ruhe
116 Pleasant Street
Easthampton, Massachusetts 01027

Job Number: 33999