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Classification

CG05 - Production Assistant I

Band 2
MinimumMidpointMaximum
$17,310$24,668$32,027

State Specifications:

General Nature of Work:

Assists in the production of live or taped radio and/or television programs in the studio or on location.

Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:

Examples of Work:

(Note: The examples of work listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. The intent of the listed examples is to give a general indication of the levels of difficulty and responsibility common to all positions in this class.)

Operates control board during shift; controls program switches; announces on air.
Operates television studio cameras, lighting, teleprompter and character generator.
Verifies program logs and tapes for broadcast during shift.
Records from satellite feeds for delayed broadcast.
Evaluates and determines programming quality and issues reports of program or technical problems as appropriate.
Serves as announcer for musical programs, news, weather, public service announcements, etc.
Serves as grip in the studio or on remote productions.
Assists in constructing, transporting, erecting and striking sets.
Assists in researching, planning and producing programs.
Performs basic studio housekeeping chores.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)

Knowledge of broadcast laws and ethics stated by the FCC and agency policies.
Knowledge of television and/or radio studio operations.
Knowledge of production techniques.
Skill in the operation of radio and/or television equipment.
Skill in the use of tools used in the construction of sets.
Ability to serve as announcer for a variety of programs.

State Minimum Training and Experience

State Necessary Special Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:

(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)

A high school diploma and experience in radio and/or television production. Graduation from an accredited school of television production or a bachelor's degree in broadcasting or a related field may be substituted for the required work experience.

MUSC Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:

A high school diploma and two years experience in radio and/or television production. Graduation from an accredited school of television production or a bachelor's degree in broadcasting or a related field may be substituted for the required work experience.

MUSC Physical Requirements:

(Note: The following descriptions are applicable to this section: Continuous - 6-8 hours per shift; Frequent - 2-6 hours per shift; Infrequent - 0-2 hours per shift)

Ability to perform job functions in an upright position. (Frequent)
Ability to perform job functions in a seated position. (Frequent)
Ability to perform job functions while walking/mobile. (Frequent)
Ability to climb stairs. (Infrequent)
Ability to climb ladders. (Infrequent)
Ability to work indoors. (Continuous)
Ability to work outdoors in all weather and temperature extremes. (Continuous)
Ability to work from elevated areas. (Infrequent)
Ability to work in confined/cramped spaces. (Frequent)
Ability to perform job functions from kneeling positions. (Infrequent)
Ability to bend at the waist. (Infrequent)
Ability to twist at the waist. (Infrequent)
Ability to squat and perform job functions. (Infrequent)
Ability to perform 'pinching' operations. (Infrequent)
Ability to fully use both hands/arms. (Continuous)
Ability to perform repetitive motions with hands/wrists/elbows and shoulders. (Frequent)
Ability to fully use both legs. (Continuous)
Ability to reach in all directions. (Continuous)
Possess good finger dexterity. (Continuous)
Ability to maintain tactile sensory functions. (Continuous)
Ability to lift and carry up to 60 lbs., unassisted. (Frequent)
Ability to lift objects, up to 60 lbs., from floor level to height of 60 inches, unassisted. (Frequent)
Ability to maintain 20/40 vision, corrected. (Continuous)
Ability to see and recognize objects close at hand. (Continuous)
Ability to see and recognize objects at a distance. (Continuous)
Ability to match or discriminate between colors. (Continuous)
Ability to determine distance/relationship between objects; depth perception. (Continuous)
Good peripheral vision capabilities. (Continuous)
Ability to maintain hearing acuity, with correction. (Continuous)
Ability to hear and understand whispered conversations at a distance of 3 feet.
Ability to perform gross motor functions with frequent fine motor movements. (Continuous)
Ability to use hand/power tools. (Frequent)

Additional New Requirements:
Ability to obtain and maintain a valid drivers license.
Computer literacy.
Ability to work overtime as required.

 

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