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#97990 Osher Video Operator

Filing Deadline: Fri 2/22/2019

This is a 40% limited position for one (1) year with the possibility of extension based on the needs of the department.

A cover letter is required for a complete application packet.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 02/13/2019 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 02/22/2019. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.


UC San Diego Extension is fully self-supporting, operating year-round (12 months of active instruction) with a budget of $45 million annually in primarily fee income. The unit has over 200 career employees, including academic, management, staff and executive, as well as represented and non-represented positions. Many casual or contract employees and student workers also serve in the organization. In addition, Extension employs about 1,000 active by-agreement instructors.

Extension operates in 200,000 square feet of managed space, including a large off-campus classroom facility. The unit maintains a robust online learning platform, operating 24/7 (including some Spanish language elements) with webcasting and video-conferencing capability. Extension also a strong web presence with e-commerce operating 24/7.

There are over 60,000 enrollment transactions annually; 35,000 outreach certification transactions and 25,000 service transactions. Extension supports a robust network of representatives, agents, and students (both residential and online) around the globe. Along with all of this, Extension operates two television stations, a variety of public lecture programs and is active in federal, state, local, and private research and technical assistance programs and activities.

Under general supervision, the Osher Video Operator will work with subject matter experts, faculty, guests lecturers, and the program manager to coordinate video/audio recording and editing of events, lectures and classroom material; produce segments and programs; operate cameras, microphones, lighting and other production equipment; name, archive, and manage media assets; and, edit programs for multiple digital delivery venues and applications. Will work with the program manager to coordinate marketing and promotion of the program through social media and other platforms.

  • A cover letter is required for a complete application packet.
  • Must be able to start work days at 9:30 a.m. for a work schedule of 3 hrs/day, Monday-Friday.
  • This position is located at Extension's campus location (UNEX).


  • Demonstrated experience with audio/video digital content acquisition, compression, and distribution techniques.

  • Experience with office equipment and computer hardware. Proven knowledge of computer software such as MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, etc. to produce high quality communications such as business memos, tracking spreadsheets, and visually appealing presentations for a diverse range of audiences.

  • Proven experience with the proper set-up, placement, and operation of camera/video recording equipment, microphones, and lighting for classrooms.

  • Demonstrated experience using post-production software including, but not limited to, Adobe Premiere Pro.

  • Demonstrated experience with social media platforms including, but not limited to, Vimeo, Facebook and Twitter.


  • A background check is required for this position.

Duties may require direct contact with children (defined as individuals under the age of 18); completion of the Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act (CANRA) form will be required.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

Payroll Title:
Hiring Salary Range
$17.61 - $19.87 /hour
Appointment Type:
Limited Appointment
Appointment Percent:
TX Contract
Total Openings:
Work Schedule:
Days, Variable , Variable