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Camera Person & Assistant Editor, Creative Content
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Camera Person & Assistant Editor, Creative Content

• Intermediate Level

Summary

Pixar Animation Studios: Executes content from conception through to completion with an emphasis on shooting video, logging, and editorial

Category Camera Operators  Editor  Video Editor  Video Producer 
Location San Francisco Bay Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Jul 08, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Camera Operator:
  • Shoot “behind the scenes”/ verité and formal interview footage
  • Collect b-roll footage as well as interviews
  • Transport, set up, and operate various production equipment including cameras, audio and video recorders, lighting equipment, props, and microphones for location and studio production
  • Operate and maintain proper levels and calibration of cameras, audio and video recorders, and other production equipment
Editorial:
  • Edit documentaries and marketing videos in Avid Media Composer or any editorial software that is supported
  • Collaborate with directors in all stages of a project (e.g., pre-production, production, post-production)
  • Identify relevant clips for use in documentary and home entertainment projects
Editorial Support:
  • Assist other editors on various Creative Content documentary projects
  • Log footage — data entry into Avid, create detailed and accurate description of large volume of video footage including b-roll and interviews
  • Export quicktime deliveries and other assets to Filmmakers, Sound, Legal, Marketing, and external partners for review purposes
  • Assist Creative Content’s Documentary team by organizing and maintaining media and databases
  • Assist with designing and creating lower 3rds and titles designs using Photoshop and After Effects
  • Assist in online conforms
Other:
  • Help sustain and drive the creative process (e.g., participate in documentary content-development meetings, brainstorm ideas for bonus content, provide creative feedback on content)
  • Attend director/editorial reviews of in-progress content
  • Support the team throughout the production process (e.g., identifying interview subjects, developing interview questions, and presenting to clients and other constituents)
  • Accomplish the bulk of the technical tasks related to production for the group and assist with post-production
  • Other camera/shooting and editing tasks as needed
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 3-5 years experience with AVID, Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, or other NLE editing platforms
  • 3-5 years experience with camera, lighting, and sound for live-action or documentary production
  • Must have relevant experience with logging a large amount of footage in live-action or documentary context
  • Must perform well both independently and with a team, under stressful situations that require quick response
  • Positive “can do” attitude while maintaining a high level of professionalism
  • Ability to be proactive and motivated to learn
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to lift (40lbs), carry, and move equipment in different work environments
  • Willing to work flexible hours (including nights and weekends) and/or overtime on short notice

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day, Evening
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