CG10 - Production Assistant II
General Nature of Work:
Assists in the production of radio or television programs.
Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:
Positions in this function as the entry-level technicians in television program production, or as associate-level directors of radio programming.
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 television cameras in a studio setting and assists in all phases of studio preparation for productions.
Sets up audio and video equipment in studio and at remote locations; performs minor repairs of equipment and assists in post production activities.
Provides assistance to producers and directors during various stages of production, including audition and selection of program participants, location scouting and operation of basic television production equipment.
Assists in the development of radio program ideas and the identification of program elements; announces and operates radio board.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)
Skill in the operation of audio and video production equipment.
Knowledge of broadcasting techniques and requirements.
Knowledge of Federal Communications Commission laws and policies and of the practices of SCETV.
Knowledge of the fundamentals of television or radio production.
Ability to direct the activities of subordinate personnel.
State Minimum Training and Experience
State Necessary Special Requirements:
(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)
A high school diploma and experience or additional education in the production or specialty areas of production of radio or television programs.
MUSC Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:
A high school diploma and three years experience or additional education in the production or specialty areas of production of radio or television programs. Graduation from an accredited school of television production or a bachelor's degree in broadcasting or a related field may be substituted for two years of the required work experience.
MUSC Physical Requirements: