PA/Grip - Video Production

City, State
Long Island, NY
Duration
Freelance
Salary
On application
Job posted on
06/09/17
Website
not provided
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About the job

We are looking for freelance crew members for our on-set Motion Capture studio in Long Island. Applicants will work on shoots and have the skills to operate and maintain video gear as well as keep a high standard of quality in an intense, fast-paced shoot environment. Experience working on Film and/or TV sets is a plus.

The applicant will be primarily responsible for operating and maintaining the facial performance capture helmets used in our motion capture shoots, including video recording equipment and facial cams on actors. This is a position best suited to technically minded, detail oriented, gear heads. People skills and technical knowledge are of equal importance. The ability to work well with a team, take direction, and maintain a positive attitude under pressure is critical.

RESPONSIBILITIES
* Applicants will be in charge of video cameras, digital video capturing systems, focus, framing, connectors and cabling, and troubleshooting audio and video systems, as well as keeping inventory of perishables and cleaning supplies.
* Setting up and operating equipment including; helmets, video decks, cameras as well as wrangling cables during shoots.
* Helping actors get into gear and maintaining proper alignment during shoots, and assist in breaking down the sets.
* Troubleshooting problems with the video gear without slowing down the production.
* Working within a team to get the job done quickly and professionally.

QUALIFICATIONS
* Associates Degree or equivalent work experience in Film/Television/Video.
* 2+ years of working on Film/Television sets preferred.

SKILLS
* Understanding of video signal flow with the ability to troubleshoot problems.
* Experience data wrangling on-set.
* A strong team player, who enjoys working in a team-centric environment.
* Word, Excel and computer experience, good attitude and strong technological problem-solving skills and a high level attention to detail.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
* Please note, this position will be based at our Bethpage, Long Island, NY location.

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