When: Sat, July 30, 2022 12:00 am – Sat, August 06, 2022 12:00 am Where: Cheshire Agricultural Showground, Pickmere Lane, Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 0JE Contact: Phil Cooper Contact Email: phil.cooper@cheshirescouts.org.uk Open Volunteer Spots: 15

Available Roles

  • Camera Operator x4
  • Sound Mixer x1
  • Vision Mixer x2
  • Production Assistant x2
  • Studio Presenter x2
  • Video Editor / Videographers / Content Creator x2
  • Script Writer / Researcher x2

Responsibilities:  

> We’re looking for good team players, used to working calmly under pressure with good communication skills and preferably with experience  working in film & television

> A willingness to work cross departments on either studio, outside broadcast or live event settings 

Essential: 

  • All roles
    • Good written and oral communication skills
    • Good problem solving ability
    • Able to work calmly under pressure 
  • Camera Operator
    • Willingness to learn
    • Own video camera / equipment
  • Sound Mixer
    • Experience in the set up and fitting of radio mics
    • Experience of Qlab Programming
    • Experience of working in a theatre environment (Gang Show or similar)
    • Experience mixing Band, Instruments, Track & Vocals
    • Knowledge of different types of microphone  
    • Knowledge and troubleshooting skills for PA Systems
    • Experience with Audio editing software, Logic, Protools, Adobe Audition or similar
    • Experience in sound recording  
  • Video Mixer
    • Experience of working in a live event / large screen environment / live broadcast environment
    • Experience in cueing video for output 
  • Presenter
    • Previous presenting / hosting / acting experience 
    • Present to Camera on a rotational basis (studio / location) high quality and engaging content for Chamboree TV.
    • Creating engaging and relevant scripts for publication on Chamboree TV
    • Work collaboratively with the Script writer to capture and produce high quality content and stories for air on Chamboree TV.
  • Videographer/Video Editor
    • Create engaging video for on-site use, website, social media, and future marketing as well as content production
    • Create content to support the operations of Chamboree TV
    • Create content to support the operations of the On-stage entertainments  
    • Create content that remains on brand with the look and feel of Chamboree 2022
    • Well-versed in Adobe Premiere Pro, Photoshop and After Effects or similar professional editing software
    • Ability to capture and develop compelling narratives and visuals
    • Video shooting & editing skills 
  • Script Writer/Researcher
    • Create engaging and relevant scripts for publication on Chamboree TV
    • Work collaboratively with the presenters to capture and produce high quality content and stories for air on Chamboree TV.

Desirable:

  • Camera Operator
    • Experience of working in a live broadcast environment
    • Experience of setting up audio/video equipment
    • Experience of lighting for screen
  • Sound Mixer
    • Experience with Sound Effects / Soundscapes
    • Experience on large-scale/professional productions.
    • Experience in sound for broadcast
    • Experience of setting up video equipment & sound integration 
  • Vision Mixer
    • Be experienced and competent in vision mixing and will have used a variety of desks from manufacturers such as Blackmagic, Sony, Grass Valley, Newtek and Panasonic
    • Good IT skills and knowledge of newsroom production computer systems
  • Production Assistant
    • Experience of working in a theatre environment (Gang Show or similar)
    • Experience on large-scale/professional productions.
    • Experience in the set up and fitting of radio mics
    • Experience of setting up video equipment 
  • Presenter
    • Showreel  
    • Experience working in a studio environment
    • Experience working on location
    • Experience of presenting to camera
  • Videographer/Video Editor
    • Own camera/filming equipment 
  • Script Writer/Researcher
    • Experience with Script Layout 
    • Experience with Autocue systems / Software 

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