Thursday , February 2 2023

City of Irvine Internships for Multimedia Specialist

Website City of Irvine

Job Description:

The Multimedia Specialist will provide support services for the Irvine Police Department’s public relations program using visual and digital communication techniques. This will include coordination of graphics design and layout, video production and editing, photography, and website support. Candidates should expect to present their portfolio during the process.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Meet with department staff to determine the scope of projects and clarify the intended message and the proposed audience for the material. Develop graphics and visual images to illustrate the message.
  • Maintain state of the art knowledge and expertise in the areas of assignment including principles, practices, and techniques for website development, effective methods of branding and communication via websites; branding and marketing; software innovations that may improve the department’s public communications; and software used in the editing and manipulation of photographs, the design and creation of electronic print specifications, and the creation of visual presentations.
  • Produce and direct video productions for community and special events. May produce and broadcast live meetings, training sessions, and workshops. Set up, coordinate, and operate lighting, audio, voice-overs, format design, editing, and occasionally script writing.
  • Design, organize, and illustrate a variety of materials such as fliers, newsletters, brochures, posters, maps, graphs, reports, and marketing/promotional materials for department and City initiatives and events. Administer the print process through final production.
  • Administer the Public Safety portion of the City website and oversee the content and formatting of all postings for both internal and external web pages for the department; advise department users on style and content and recommend changes to content submitted by others.
  • Generate design concepts and graphics solutions for varied projects; select media to be used for visual presentations, including video, photography, graphics, type style and size, ink color, and paper stock.
  • Use a digital camera to take photographs at City events and programs; select, edit, manipulate, and retouch photographs to enhance quality for electronic and print publications.
  • Select appropriate photographs for design projects and catalogs and maintains digital photo images; design photograph and slide presentations.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in video studies/video production, photography, film production or other related field.
  • Four (4) years increasingly responsible experience in computerized graphic illustration or multi-media production/broadcasting, including knowledge of web site development applications and protocols.
  • Any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • May require a valid California driver license

Job Details:

Company: City of Irvine

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Other

Job Location: Irvine, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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