Media Technical Specialist

Since 1962, Franklin Pierce University has empowered thousands of undergraduate and graduate students to achieve academic excellence and lead meaningful, successful lives. Drawing from our strong foundation in liberal education, we offer majors and programs that develop essential, professional skills; promote close connections between students, faculty members, and staff; and position our students to realize their potential through highly personalized, financially accessible academic offerings. We continue to explore new models and programs that build on our legacy of excellence and help students increase their knowledge, direct their passions, and graduate as qualified, engaged leaders.

At our Marlin Fitzwater Center for Communication, we are seeking a Media Technical Specialist to join our small and enthusiastic team. This is a full-time, exempt, benefit eligible position reporting to the Director of the Fitzwater Center. In this role, you will be expected to provide production leadership, assistance and technical support services to the University departments and programs, as well as maintaining our production facilities and equipment.

Using your skills and attributes, you will serve as the technical advisor for the Pierce Media Group (student media outlets), and deliver professional development for faculty, staff and students. Also associated with this role are duties that include, but are not limited to: video and audio production, podcasting, webcasting and live streaming.

A typical schedule for this position is 40-hours per week, Monday through Friday; however, the Specialist will need to be available for special University events, Fitzwater programming and our NE-10 (sports) coverage that will include some week nights and weekend work.

Education and Qualifications:

The skills and qualifications that you will bring to this position include:

  • a degree in media production, communication production or other related discipline,
  • technical certifications and experience,
  • a minimum of three years of experience in a communications technical support environment,
  • strong audio and video streaming skills,
  • experience with problem solving and process improvement,
  • possess a valid driver’s license, and
  • excellent communication, documentation and interpersonal skills.

To apply online, please visit FPU Careers.

As an Equal Opportunity employer, Franklin Pierce recognizes the impact of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, backgrounds and perspectives. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, pregnancy, age, disability gender identity and expression, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.