Auburn Athletics is excited to begin the search for a War Eagle Productions Graduate Assistant! Reporting to the Assistant Athletic Director, Video Services, the graduate assistant will work within one of or a combination of the three departments of War Eagle Productions. Those departments include ESPN/SEC Network Broadcasts, Videoboard Live Operations, and Broadcast & Media Systems.
On event day, may assist with ESPN/SEC Network Broadcast operations by running a variety of different positions, which depending upon prior experience, could include, but is not limited to producer, director, AP, graphics, engineer, replay, and camera.
On event day, may assist with in-house videoboards, including loading of and/or operation of Daktronics Show Control system.
Will assist with pre-event preparatory assignments.
May be asked to assist with third-party vendors and clients, and external entities (ESPN, Daktronics)
Will work alongside multiple Auburn Athletics departments that include but are not limited to War Eagle Creative, Fan Experience, Ticketing, Communications, and Event Management.
Why should YOU consider student employment at Auburn University?
Gain valuable work experience!> Student employment allows you to explore different interests, identify strengths, and make informed decisions about your future career goals.
Build your network! Interacting with faculty, staff, and fellow students can lead to valuable connections and potential mentors.
Make a difference? Have the satisfaction of knowing YOU are a part of providing the premier academic experience at Auburn and the life-changing work our students and employees perform.
Acceptance into graduate school at Auburn University is required before candidate can officially be offered the position.
Currently enrolled Graduate Student at Auburn University or will be during the semester of assistantship
Satisfy the minimum load specifications of the individual departments and be making satisfactory progress toward the degree
Detail oriented for accuracy of data and information
Highly organized and ability to balance multiple projects and deadlines
Strong initiative to solve problems
Extraordinary focus on customer service
Willing to work in a team atmosphere where expectations are set and managed while giving staff flexibility to do their assigned task
Ability to work long hours including nights and weekends
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