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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/01/17

Applications Due12/15/17

Vacancy ID45795

AgencyGeneral Services, Office of

TitleMultimedia Production Technician

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade15

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $47085 to $60028 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Pending Non-Competitive

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Other (see below)

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 4 PM

To 12 AM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Empire State Plaza

City Albany


Zip Code12242

Minimum Qualifications Four years of experience as a news videographer, studio camera operator, art director, copywriter, graphic designer, account executive, video editor, web designer, or similar position at a national network, local network television affiliate, cable news, commercial media production facility, or marketing or communications agency.

Substitution: College study in a related field may substitute for up to three years of experience as listed above with 30 credit hours equaling one year of experience.

Duties Description Operate all equipment used to Ingest, Transmit, and Archive assigned signals including: Startup and Shutdown Master Control and Technical Operations Center as necessary, as well as the following:

• Crystal Control System
• Satellite Transmit and Receive equipment (Antennas, Receivers, Routing, and Monitoring systems)
• IP Transmit and Receive equipment
• Bonded Cellular systems
• Steaming Encoders
• TOC Production, Routing, and Recording equipment
• Captioning Encoders
• Test and Monitoring equipment
• Adobe Editing Software

Operator must be able to:
• Maintain the Transmitter Log to FCC standards
• Check Daily Log, SchedulAll, and email for assignments and updates
• Book and access required satellite space
• Coordinate with and distribute NYS Lottery Programming
• Create links and embed codes for streaming services
• Start, monitor, and end web-streams
• Use Adobe Premiere for simple edits
• Archive files and distribute links as necessary
• Master DVDs and print labels
• Create Master Control Log for next day’s activity
• Ensure Quality Control of all signals

Additional Comments Operational Needs: Society of Broadcast Engineers (SBE) Certified Television Operator (CTO) Certification within 1 year of hiring.

Shift work, including evenings and weekends, will be required. Travel and overtime in support of operations, as necessary.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Human Resources/JM/00656

Telephone 518-473-5282

Fax 518-486-1631

Email Address


Street NYS Office of General Services, HRM

40th Floor Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12242


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit cover letter along with a clear and concise resume detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position as listed in Specifics and indicate the Vacancy ID number for which you are applying.

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