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Part-Time Media Assistant

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Salary: $10.50 per hour

Description

The Media Assistant is responsible for helping students in the computer labs and assisting students with various media needs, such as audio and video editing and recording, scanning, and creating presentations. This position is also responsible for equipment rental, tracking media usage, answering the telephone, selling supplies, staffing the help desk, teaching training sessions, completing daily lab maintenance, and completing other Media Center tasks as needed.

Requirements

The successful applicant will be a DTS student with familiarity in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and iMovie. Must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to communicate clearly.  Must also have the desire and ability to learn how to use a variety of software and equipment and have excellent teaching and tutoring skills. Photography, scanning, video, and graphic art experience is desired.  Familiarity with DTS Turabian style, Logos, Photoshop, GarageBand, and Final Cut Pro is also helpful.

A two-year commitment is requested. At this time, applicants who are either related or engaged to be married to any current DTS employee cannot be considered for this position. Employment is contingent on the results of a criminal background check at the point of hire. The 2016 DTS Crime Report can be viewed at www.dts.edu/departments/campus/campuspolice/dallas/crimereport. A written copy is available upon request by emailing campuspolice@dts.edu.We regret that we are unable to extend an invitation for an interview to every applicant. Only those applicants whose qualifications and experience appear to best match the needs of this position will be contacted. All applicants will be notified by email after the position has been filled. Please direct any questions or inquiries to Human Resources.

Please visit www.dts.edu/employment for an application

Duties

  • Assist students in the computer labs using both Mac and PC platforms
  • Gain a working knowledge of Microsoft Word (especially working with Turabian formatting and the DTS Turabian template), PowerPoint, Excel, Logos, GarageBand, and iMovie
  • Conduct daily maintenance
  • Handle equipment rental
  • Sell media supplies
  • Provide lamination, binding, video duplication, scanning, and passport photo services
  • Teach software training sessions
  • Assist students with video editing and audio recording
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