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Camera B Operator

Job Description

We are seeking an energetic Freelance Camera B Operator. Working under the guidance of the director and Director of Photography. Must be self-motivated, creative, and willing to be a part of a small, highly efficient team. Must work effectively with Director/Producer, Field Producer, and Director of Photography (DP). During production, provide support and assistance as needed; Must be a team player. Set-up and breakdown of equipment is required for each shoot. Traveling is required. Availability for pre-production meetings (video or in-person).

What You’ll Be Doing:

Pre-Production

  • Coordinate with the Director, Director of Photography (DP), and Field Producer about equipment needs and maintenance.
  • Collaborate with Director and DP on shot list and blocking when requested.

Production

  • Help to map out shots with the DP and ensure they are executed properly
  • Assist with blocking the set
  • Set up and frame the Camera B angles
  • Assisting the DP with the selection and preparation of various equipment that will best serve the moment (lenses, rigs, etc)
  • Daily upload and organization of source material to hard drives
  • May be required to string out the first cut of the video from provided script

What We Need:

  • 5+ years of experience behind the camera
  • Must be willing to travel; International travel may be required (passport is needed)
  • Overtime on a case by case basis
  • Experience with Sony (FX6 or FX9 is a plus) and also GoPro Cameras and Drone shooting is a huge plus
  • Basic editing experience is a plus, but not necessary
  • Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time
  • Lighting experience is a must
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and have a clean driving record
  • Ensure safety and cleanliness of all equipment used
  • Excellent eye for video composition
  • Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance
  • Please provide demo reel with link or upload

Pays & Perks:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • The ability to impact the growth of the agency—we value employee feedback & suggestions!

Flying Cork is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, or military or veteran status in accordance with federal law. In addition, the Company complies with applicable state and local laws governing non‐discrimination in employment in every jurisdiction in which it maintains facilities. The Company also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities, pregnant individuals, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in accordance with applicable laws.

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