Job Opening for Film and Digital Media Technical Director at UC Santa Cruz!

Film and Digital Media Technical Director
Film & Digital Media Department

JOB #: 1405291

Starting Salary Range: $3,758-$5,262/monthly. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

UCSC strives to embrace diversity in all its forms; it strives to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened & productive environment.

Under the general direction of the Film and Digital Media Department Manager, the Film and Digital Media Technical Director oversees the daily operation of the department’s technical services, manages all Film and Digital Media (FDM) spaces and facilities, and provides direct supervision and backup to FDM Operations staff. In consultation with the department chair and department manager, the FDM Technical Director manages all of the technical functions and services of the department; is responsible for the development, implementation and execution of policy related to space and equipment; manages the department’s operations budget; and serves as the project manager for all FDM operations and facilities projects. The incumbent will analyze and develop proposals for future technical, equipment, space, and budget needs.

Qualifications include:

Experience in arts management such as a post-production or audio/video production facility, or the equivalent.

Excellent organizational, record-keeping, and time management skills sufficient to prioritize work and function independently under pressure of competing deadlines and frequent interruptions.

Demonstrated knowledge and experience with a variety of electronic multimedia and audiovisual systems and camera equipment.

Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with persons at all levels in the organization, in both individual and committee settings.

Working knowledge of basic electronics, trouble shooting techniques, and simple repair methods for video and audio systems.

Position is open until filled; Initial Review Date: 10-22-2014

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To ensure review of application materials by the hiring unit they must be submitted electronically via the Staff Employment Opportunities web site ( ) on or before the initial review date. Computers are available at the UCSC Staff Human Resources office located at 1201 Shaffer Road, Santa Cruz. For further information or to request disability accommodation call 831-459-2009. Hearing impaired are encouraged to use the California Relay Service 800-735-2922. The University of California, Santa Cruz is an Equal Opportunity Employer.