State of Washington Classified Job Specification
MEDIA TECHNICIAN SUPERVISOR
Supervise staff and oversee the operation, maintenance and scheduling of media equipment, materials and facilities; coordinate the production of media materials for instruction, institution promotion, staff development, and/or special events.
With delegated authority, interview and recommend selection of applicants, conduct training, assign and schedule work, act upon leave requests, conduct annual performance evaluations and recommend disciplinary action.
Coordinate a variety of activities in media services such as graphics, photography, audio visual and video equipment operations, and multi-media computerized systems operations.
Establishes scheduling procedures and oversee manual and/or computerized scheduling, delivery, and retrieval systems for media equipment and materials and rental materials;
Provides technical advice and assistance to students, faculty, outside clients, and staff in the proper use and operation of audio-visual equipment, photography techniques, multi-media presentations, and visual aids;
Establishes and monitors unit policy and procedures regarding copyright law and "Fair Use" guidelines as they apply to duplication, production and presentation of media materials;
Coordinates and performs the set up and operation of equipment used in closed circuit video production, computer/video systems, and/or 2-way live video/satellite conferencing including cameras, recording devices, sound and lighting equipment;
Reviews manufacturers’ specifications, evaluates all types of media equipment and materials, consults with clients and recommends the purchase and installation of media equipment and materials;
Oversees the maintenance of computerized and/or manual inventories of equipment, furniture and supplies; requisitions materials from local sources; produces statistical reports of equipment and media usage;
Assists in the development, monitoring and maintenance of the media operations budget;
May direct preventative maintenance of media equipment and systems;
May oversee operations and scheduling of off-air and satellite tapings of teleconferences and telecourses;
May produce and instruct others in the manual and/or computerized production of transparencies, projection slides, charts, graphs, diagrams and posters; develop black and white and color film;
Performs related duties as required.
There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position.
High school graduation
one year of experience as a Media Technician Senior.
Class Specification History
New Class: 1-3-73
Revise Class/Title: 4-14-95
Revised class code: (formerly 3522) effective July 1, 2007