Student Life Media Production Intern

Work Study Job Type: 
Student Life
Duties and Tasks: 

Internship Purpose

  • To assist with producing and editing multi-media products to support the instructional and marketing needs of ACC Student Life.
  • To gain valuable, professional experience in the field of multi-media production.

Internship Description

  • Consult with SL Communications team to identify and clarify communications concepts, scope, theme, audio and visual elements, budget, timeline, and priorities.
  • Assists with planning and producing video and multi-media projects; tracks and accounts for project expenditures, and submits reports as required.
  • Analyzes project challenges and conceptualizes creative solutions; assists with writing and composing proposals, scripts, and storyboards.
  • Assists with coordinating and performing pre-production activities such as schedules, shot sheets, crew assignments, talent acquisition, location scouting, set design, graphics preparation, and rehearsals.
  • Assist with coordinating and performing technical setup of studio,including set design and construction, props and wardrobe, lighting, and electronics.
  • Assists with planning, directing, shooting and editing video and multi-media productions; oversees crew members during studio and location production; performs duties of director, audio technician, videographer, or grip as needed to assure production quality.
  • Performs post-production activities, including scene selection, editing, graphics, special effects, music selection and scoring, and media conversion and duplication.
  • Performs administrative duties; composes reports and maintains files and records; disseminates information through written and oral reports.
  • Travel between campuses is required.  Must be able to provide own transportation.  Pay grade is higher as mileage is not reimbursed.

Required Knowledge

  • Required:  previous coursework in cinema-television, communications or related field
  • Must possess required knowledge and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.
  • Current principles and practices of video production technology and web applications
  • Materials, processes, equipment, methods, and techniques used in the development and production of video projects for TV and web
  • Knowledge of video production equipment, techniques, and quality standards.
  • Project planning and management principles


  • Must possess required skills and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.
  • Maintaining an established work schedule.
  • Effectively using interpersonal and communications skills including tact and diplomacy.
  • Effectively using organizational and planning skills with attention to detail and follow through.
  • Assessing project needs, and developing and promoting effective solutions.
  • Maintaining confidentiality of work related information and materials.
  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships
  • Producing, directing, writing, shooting, and editing video productions.
  • Producing quality programs from concept to completion.
  • Operating a variety of video studio equipment safely and competently.
  • Assessing and prioritizing multiple tasks, projects, and demands.

Computer Skills

Demonstrated proficiency using standard office software applications, and specialty computer graphics software application packages, including video and film editing software.

Physical Requirements

  • Occasional lifting of objects up to 20 lbs.
  • Subject to standing, walking, sitting, bending, reaching, kneeling, pushing and pulling
  • Work is performed in a standard office environment and in a video production studio.

Work Experience

Preferred-one year work experience in broadcast television or video production.