As a member of the Washington State University Athletic Department team, you have the opportunity to serve over 450 student-athletes and 17 athletic programs. Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with campuses located statewide in Everett, Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, and Vancouver. As one of the nation’s top public research institutions, WSU conducts research that improves the lives of people in the state of Washington, the United States, and across the globe.
WSU is located in the college town of Pullman, situated in the picturesque Palouse. The region offers countless activities to explore the beauty of our state and the inland Northwest.
The mission of Washington State Athletics is to unleash excellence. We provide a transformational student-athlete experience, while elevating Washington State University through competitive excellence, campus collaboration, and community engagement.
Our core values represent passion, resiliency, integrity, diversity & inclusion, and excellence. WSU Athletics is committed to serving our student-athletes and representing our university on a national platform by competing in the Pac-12 Conference.
Benefits at WSU include comprehensive and competitive packages and the department provides a support structure for professional growth and development.
Together, we will achieve what was once defined as impossible. Go Cougs!
Summary of Duties:
The Video Assistant position is responsible for assisting in all areas of the WSU Sports Video Department. These include, but are not limited to: coverage and posting on wsucougars.com of all press conferences, coverage of all home-events, the setup and operation of webcasting equipment for non-TV events, editing and posting to wsucougars.com and internal FTP event highlights/re-caps, editing and posting of social media event promotions and special features. The creation of special projects as directed. Assist with the in-house video productions as directed. Assist with the maintenance and support of the Sports Video archive.
High School graduation or equivalent AND two years of experience in electronics, television operations, or production, including one year as a TV/Video Equipment Operator 1; OR equivalent education/experience.
Bachelor’s Degree in a related field, and one year of experience with sports video production, or related action oriented video production, OR equivalent education and experience.
Work experience that demonstrates knowledge of new multimedia technologies including networked computer editing.
Work experience that demonstrates the ability to successfully operate and manage remote cameras, scheduling, multimedia equipment, and non-linear editing systems.
Must have, or able to obtain, a valid driver’s license by time of hire.
One year in an athletic work environment as a videographer/editor.
Experience shooting and editing highlight/motivational videos.
Experience producing content for social media distribution.
Work experience that demonstrates working knowledge of electronic graphic design and use, as well as the use of special visual techniques consistent with industry standards.
Experience with remote production, webcast and/or in-house.
Master’s degree in Film, Communications, or related field.
Internal Number: 120799
About Washington State University Athletics
Washington State University conducts transformational research and provides world-class education to more than 26,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Founded in 1890 in Pullman, it is Washington’s original land-grant university, with a mission of improving quality of life. It is located in the Palouse region of Southeastern Washington, eight miles from the University of Idaho in Moscow, ID and 80 miles south of Spokane, WA.