Jobs & Internships


Equipment Staffer

We seek a part time Equipment Staffer to work under the supervision of our Equipment Manager and Film Center Technical Director in support of the activities of the organization and its educational programs. An ideal candidate would have a solid grounding in digital media equipment and a strong desire to expand that knowledge and grow their skills in a collaborative environment.

The Film Center and Media Arts Lab utilize a wide range of digital production equipment such as video and still cameras, microphones, portable audio recording devices, Macintosh and Windows computers, lighting equipment and various other production equipment.

The successful candidate must have: Equipment Staffer

  • Experience with video production equipment
  • Experience with digital cinema cameras
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud and other media production software
  • Strong knowledge of Macintosh and Windows operating systems and programs
  • The capacity to understand and absorb a wide variety of technologies quickly
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Exceptional personal organization
  • The ability to work both collaboratively and independently
  • A desire to work with students and media

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Student check in and out of equipment
  • Setting up classrooms for faculty
  • Setting up and running digital films for screenings
  • Video projection in classrooms
  • Equipment inventory and maintenance
  • Real time troubleshooting of computer and equipment (cameras, etc) issues
  • Care and maintenance of equipment room and technical facilities
  • Building walk-throughs and closing down the building
  • Occasional facility operation for events
  • Other appropriate tasks assigned by the Equipment Manager

Start Date: ASAP

This is a part time position, 2-3 days (10-20 hours) per week.  Shifts include morning, night and weekend hours. Flexibility is a must!

Part-time Hourly Salary: $15

Please send resume, cover letter, and references via email only to with
PT Equipment Staff 17” in the subject line of your email. No phone calls please.

The Jacob Burns Film Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages people of any race, color, gender identity, sex, national origin, religion, age and ability to apply. 



We are not currently accepting interns at this time.