City of Beverly Hills
$10.51 - $26.55 Hourly
Who We Are
The City of Beverly Hills has a long-standing reputation for
providing superior customer service to residents, businesses, and
visitors. This characteristic, combined with outstanding staff in
all departments, has been a hallmark of success for this high
performance organization. The municipal government (approximately
1,080 full-time and part-time employees) provides the highest
quality safety services, recreational, municipal services, and
What We Do
Beverly Hills Television (BHTV) is the government cable channel
for the City of Beverly Hills, and since 1984, has been producing
award-winning local programming that informs and educates
residents on municipal issues, offers insights into the City's
programs and events, and is dedicated to lifelong learning. Our
programs have won three L.A. Area Emmy awards and received six
nominations. The station has also received numerous regional and
national programming awards.
What We're Looking For
The City of
Beverly Hills is seeking an outstanding Cable TV/Video Assistant.
This position performs a variety of technical duties including
non-linear editing, camera operation, and live video production
for City programs, meetings and events. The ideal candidate for
this position displays a passion and commitment to working in a
dynamic video production and post-production environment. She/he
is a team player, has an outstanding customer service ethic, and
enjoys working with a diverse group of people.
Detailed Job Description:
For major duties,
requirements, including knowledge, skills, & abilities, please see
Selection Process: Candidates who meet
the minimum qualifications and whose interests and experience
appear to meet the desired qualifications of the position will be
invited to participate in the next steps of the recruitment
process which will include:
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- Works as part of a crew for live and video taped meetings
- May operate a variety of equipment to include cameras,
character generator, lighting and audio equipment.
- Loads, unloads and maintains equipment.
- Dubs and edits video tapes.
- Performs a wide variety of tasks related to the area
- May assist with programming functions.
- Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in
- Ability to meet the public with courtesy and tact.
- Ability to understand and carry out oral and written
- Ability to establish and maintain effective working
relationships with persons contacted in the course of work.
- Ability to work a flexible schedule in order to meet the
needs of the City, including evening and weekend assignments.
- Knowledge of English usage, spelling and grammar.
- Knowledge of broadcast principles.
- Knowledge of care of video production equipment.
- Skill in care of video production equipment.
COMMUNICATIONS PRODUCTION INTERN
NOTE: THIS IS AN
UNCLASSIFIED, NON-PAID, VOLUNTARY POSITION, WITH NO MEDICAL OR
DENTAL BENEFITS OR ACCRUED LEAVE. THIS POSITION IS TASK
DEPENDENT AND HOURS WORKED MAY VARY WEEK BY WEEK.
Under supervision of the Communications Manager and
Communications Production Specialist, the Communications
Production Intern assists in performing video pre-production,
production and post-production assignments in support of the
City's government television channel – Palmdale Ch. 27. The
Communications Production Intern assists in the operation of
P27’s playback system, performs field and studio production
assignments, and assists in the set-up and operation of video
production equipment in support of public meeting cablecasts.
Performs related duties as required.
Knowledge of basic television production techniques.
Operate field and
remotely operated video cameras and audio equipment
Set up video
production equipment for both studio and remote site usage
communicate effectively orally and in writing; exercise
sound independent judgment within guidelines; establish and
maintain effective working relationships with supervisor,
associates, other City personnel and the public.
EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION
Graduation from or
current enrollment in college/university with main interest in
telecommunications, television production or a closely related
field. One year experience in television programming and/or
production; or an equivalent combination of education and
experience. A valid Class C California driver’s license
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Please contact or send resume to:
Armin J. Gomez
City of Palmdale –
38300 Sierra Hwy., Suite
Palmdale, CA 93550
CITY OF TORRANCE
OFFICE OF CABLE COMMUNICATIONS
is looking for
Broadcast Journalism Interns
You will produce,write, report, and edit
stories for CH 3 - Torrance CitiCABLE
- How to put
together a compelling package from scratch
- Video editing
interviewing and reporter standup techniques.
- Voice tracking
for news packages
***This is an excellent way to get your resume tape
together, while enhancing, broadening, and refining your television
If you are interested, please fax resume to:
City of Torrance
Office of Cable Communications
3350 Civic Center Drive Suite 200
Torrance CA 90503
FAX or email resumes to 310-781-7132
CITY OF CALABASAS
CTV - The Calabasas Channel
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT (PART TIME)
Under the supervision of the Media Operations Director, performs moderately
difficult work involving television production and related duties as assigned.
Essential Job Duties: The
following tasks are essential for this position. Incumbents in this
classification may not perform all of these tasks, or may perform similar
related tasks not listed here.
television programs including night meetings
programs and news stories using a non-linear Discreet Logic
edit, paint and effect system
electronic bulletin board
maintaining City Web Site
Development and Coverage
Knowledge, Skill and Ability:
- Personal computers and related
equipment and production practices used in robotic camera
systems, electronic field production and multi-camera studio
production including cameras, non-linear editing systems, test
equipment, audio systems, lighting and web-site maintenance.
- Training and Experience: Requires one year
experience in television production; college-level course work
in television production may substitute for experience.
Physical Requirements and
(which may be corrected) to read small print.
of arms to reach and dexterity of hands to grasp and manipulate
small objects. Lower body mobility may not be required.
pushing and/or pulling which does not exceed 50 pounds and is an
infrequent aspect of the job.
inside/outside environmental conditions.
May be required to
work at a video display terminal for prolonged periods.
Required to work
nights and weekends.
$12 - $24 per hour DOE. Part time position up to 20 hours per week.
Open until filled, City
Calabasas City Hall
100 Civic Center Way
Calabasas, CA 91302