Camera Operator

University of Melbourne
November 29, 2023
Offerd Salary:$92,749 – $100,397
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Working Time:Full time
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Camera Operator

Job no: 0037511 Location: Parkville Role type: Full-time; Continuing Department: Chief Operating Officer Portfolio School: Student and Scholarly Services Salary: UOM 6 – $92,749 – $100,397 p.a. plus 17% super

  • Contribute to the creation of high-quality and engaging learning experiences and promotional content across the University.
  • Bring your skills and experience in cinematography, lighting and camera operation to positively impact the delivery of tertiary education.
  • Salary range, 17% super, benefits, and a flexible hybrid work environment!
  • About the Role As a Camera Operator, you will contribute to the creation of high-quality video content, staying updated on industry trends and applying creative solutions to enhance the production process.

    With a passion in cinematography, you will work with producers to deliver high quality, engaging and visually striking content for teaching, learning and promotional purposes.

    Your responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborate with creative teams and teaching staff to plan and execute video shoots aligned with educational objectives.
  • Operate cameras from different brands (Canon, Sony, Blackmagic), lenses, and lighting equipment to capture high-quality video footage that meets production standards.
  • Stay updated on best practices in camera operation and lighting techniques, applying them to enhance video content quality.
  • Maintain and organise camera equipment, ensuring proper care and functionality, while also providing coaching and training resources for the video production team.
  • Who we are looking for

    You are an experienced Camera Operator with a passion for creating engaging learning and promotional videos. With a strong background in cinematography and proficiency in operating professional equipment, you bring creativity, attention to detail, and the ability to collaborate effectively to enhance the visual appeal of educational videos at the University.

    For further information regarding responsibilities and requirements please refer to the attached PD.

    To ensure the University continues to provide a safe environment for everyone, this position requires the incumbent to hold a current and valid Working with Children Check.

    This role requires current valid work rights for Australia.

    Your new team – Student and Scholarly Services Student and Scholarly Services provides student administration and services from recruitment and point of enquiry to graduation. This team also delivers wellbeing and scholarly services to students and staff.

    Video and Media (https: // are a team of media professionals — including award-winning writers, directors, producers, cinematographers, and postproduction specialists — united by a passion for creating innovative and impactful media for the University community.

    What we offer you! In addition, we offer the opportunity to be part of a vibrant community and enjoy a range of benefits including generous leave provisions, salary packaging, health and well-being services, and discounts on graduate courses. For more information check out our benefits page!

    The University of Melbourne We're tightly connected with the community, both at home and abroad. We take pride in our people, who all contribute to our mission to benefit society through the transformative impact of education and research. Discover more via our website and stay connected with our stories and people on LinkedIn.

    Be yourself The University of Melbourne values the unique backgrounds, experiences, and contributions that each person brings to our community and welcomes and celebrates diversity. First Nations people, those identifying as LGBTQIA+, parents, carers, people of all ages, abilities, and genders, and people of diverse ethnicity, nationality, and faith are encouraged to apply. Our aim is to create a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we live. For more information please visit our Diversity and Inclusion page.

    We are dedicated to ensuring barrier-free and inclusive practices to recruit the most talented candidates. If you require any reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process, please contact the email address listed at the bottom of the page.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants We aspire to be the University of choice for Indigenous Australians, with unprecedented investment to attract, nurture, and retain Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and staff. Tangible support through a range of programs and initiatives will ensure that you personally succeed and flourish while at the University of Melbourne.

    For further information, including our 2023-2027 Indigenous strategy please visit -https: //

    Join Us! If you feel this role is right for you, please apply with the following documents:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter outlining your interest and experience
  • The responses against the following Selection Criteria^ (found in the Position Description):
  • Education/Qualifications number 1
  • Knowledge and Skills number 1-3
  • ^For information to help you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria and competencies, please go to https://

    If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, please feel free to contact the Professional Talent Acquisition Team via email at Professional- [email protected], ensuring that you include the Position Number and the Job Title as the subject. Please do not share your application with this email address.

    Advertised: 10 Nov 2023 12:05 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

    Applications close: 29 Nov 2023 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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