Production Assistant — Heatwood Media

Heartwood Media seeks an entry-level Production Assistant.

On production days you’ll act as a PA, Grip or Audio person and an assistant editor when we’re not in the field. The role will vary depending on the production schedule and your skills.

We’re an all-hands-on-deck workplace, and the person we are looking to hire will exemplify enthusiasm for an opportunity to gain hands-on experience of all aspects of the production process.High School diploma with 1-2 years’ experience in video production and computer knowledge required.Related secondary education and knowledge of Adobe Suite of products on Mac platform a plus.

We’re looking for someone who is easy to work with and has an appreciation of good work ethics and wants to be an integral part of helping the business grow. You will be in a variety of settings with a variety of people, so flexibility and situational appropriateness is key.

Heartwood has been creating videos for clients for over 20 years. We’ve been recognized by our peers (over 20 Telly Awards) and we work with some of the best and brightest companies in New England. Our clients are passionate about their work and that comes through in the work we do for them. We’re a close-knit group who get each other’s jokes. Our VP of Security (Roxy, a yellow lab) is an important part of the team.

Benefits: Stipend towards health insurance, retirement program with company match, 3 weeks of vacation and your birthday is a holiday. We are generally closed the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day. Schedules are flexible. We’re a dog-friendly office.

If you’re interested in storytelling, working with interesting clients and learning the video business then we’d love to hear from you. We are not an independent film company. We work with businesses and nonprofits across New England. Please review our portfolio to make sure the work we produce aligns with your career goals.

Your application must include:a cover letter

  • your contact information
  • a resume
  • salary requirements
  • a link to a reel or work that you’ve done.
  • Job Type: Full-time


  • video production-related: 1 year (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Flexible schedules
  • Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules
  • Others

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