- Video Editor I

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Video Editor I


Video Editor I

• Intermediate Level


Utilize industry standard hardware, software and third-party applications and appliances to edit products for PBS clients that meet and/or exceed their expectations while meeting the PBS Technical Operating Specifications.

Category Video Editor 
Location Virginia
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Feb 23, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Key responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
  • Provide all services related to basic non-linear editing, technical evaluation, media management and multiplatform deliverables for distribution.
  • Use non-linear editing system to create products as assigned which meet all PBS Technical Operations Specifications
  • Repair programs, including but not limited to, replacing underwriters/credit beds
  • Create breaks, fillers, clip reels, event reels, simple effects and graphics
  • Utilize industry standard protocol and organizational strategies to create projects that can be used by fellow editors
  • Create or update existing Standard Operating Procedures as it pertains to your assigned clients
  • Prepare materials offline for finishing and delivery such as mix downs, conforms, embedded AAFs, etc.
  • Manage their portion of the shared storage environment
  • Operate industry standard production gear such as test and measurement equipment and captioning applications in support of program feeds, records, dub requests per SOPs and guidelines
  • Perform technical evaluations on program submissions to ensure that they meet PBS technical operations standards or non-broadcast delivery specifications
  • Report suspected equipment failures in a timely manner
  • Keep management informed of client concerns, requests, suspected billing, work order or scheduling adjustment issues
  • Complete all required work orders daily
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Requirements for success:
  • 3 years editing experience in a television or post-production facility
  • 3 years of Avid and/or comparable non-linear editing system at the broadcast level
  • Undergraduate degree in Broadcasting, Art, Design, Film, Communications, Digital Media or equivalent experience in television or broadcasting
  • Ability to adapt to an ever changing and dynamic environment
  • Ability to prioritize, multitask and make informed decisions under pressure and meet all established deadlines
  • Strong client management skills, attention to customer service and detail
  • Must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered. Proof of vaccination required.

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit 40
Shift Day
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